All posts by Shifa Shaikh

What’s Abuzz in Baltimore: Snazzy Sights and Savory Delights Around Maryland

Story by: Shifa Shaikh
Image courtesy of: Shifa Shaikh

While, outwardly, the modest state of Maryland doesn’t seem to offer much, by diving deep into its history you’ll discover a number of distinctive locations worth visiting.

The Colorful World of Encanto

Story by: Shifa Shaikh
Image courtesy of: The New York Times

Picture this: an enchanted, mystical haven tucked away in the mountains of Colombia, home to a gifted family and charming Casita and where no one has the nerve to talk about Bruno. Every soul except for Mirabel Madrigal, that is.

Atholton’s Green Team – Fighting Climate Change One Recycling Bin at a Time

Story by: Shifa Shaikh & Neel Singh
Image courtesy of: Donna Schwab

Improving the environmental footprint of a school with close to 1,500 students, while juggling a boatload of responsibilities is a formidable task to go at alone. Luckily, the Green Team keeps its door open to all students who are willing to participate.

Sports at Stake: How is Climate Change Threatening the Future of Athletics?

Story by: Shifa Shaikh
Image courtesy of: NJ.com

It’s been shown in flooded football fields, postponed seasons, cancelled races, and even fainting players. No major sport is exempt from the encroaching influence of climate change, and, unfortunately, more is on the way.