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Baltimore Valedictorians Have What it Takes to be Head of the Class

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At Baltimore Polytechnic Institute’s graduation ceremony on June 4, no singular student took the podium to deliver the valedictory address — the speech was a team effort.

Trusty Gets Probation for Stealing $50K From Western High School Students

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Western High School
Western High School

The former principal of Western High School was sentenced this week for taking money from students’ activity fund.

Trusty Pleads Guilty to Stealing From Western High School Students

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Western High School
Western High School

Former Western High School Principal Alisha Trusty was accused of stealing more than $50,000 from the school’s student activity fund. When faced with a judge, Trusty pleaded guilty to the felony theft charges against her.

Ex-Western High School Principal Stole from Student Fund: Indictment

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westernighThe former principal of Western High School was indicted Monday for stealing $60,000 from a fund that is designed to provide money for students.

Baltimore’s Inagural Robotics Competition is a Winner

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Photo of the triumphant Bulldog Bots via Technically Baltimore
Photo of the triumphant Bulldog Bots via Technically Baltimorejo

As the robot-obsessed among us already know, there are plenty of competitions for middle- and high-school robotics teams. Schools love these events because studies have shown that participating in robotics makes students more interested in math and science, The problem is, entering often involves registration fees and travel expenses that make them prohibitive for many Baltimore City public schools. That’s why Johns Hopkins created the Hopkins Robotics Cup, an initial step in building an a robust robotics scene in Baltimore.

Baltimore’s All-Girl Robotics Team Is Really, Really Rad

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robodoves giant prize
The RoboDoves snagged the (gigantic)Mike Wade Engineering Award at a robotics competition in Baltimore.

This is just the awesomest:  Western High School has an all-female robotics team with a cool name (the RoboDoves!). And they happen to be totally kickass at making robots — so much so, in fact, that they just qualified for the world championship. For the fifth time in six years.

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