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24 with ‘24: Sophia Lander
24 with '24
24 with ‘24: Sophia Lander
Lydia Blackwell, Staff Reporter • April 23, 2024

24 with ’24 is a Chronicle series where we ask 24 questions to a member of the class of ’24. Between now and June, we’ll shine a spotlight...

Song of Daphne
Creative Writing
Song of Daphne
Heibein, Guest Reporter • April 22, 2024

What will you do, when he’s coming for you? Oh, Daphne. What will you do? He’s bright as the sun, nowhere to run. Oh, Daphne. What...

Career Profile: Jennifer Clark, Anthropologist at the Smithsonian
Career Exploration
Career Profile: Jennifer Clark, Anthropologist at the Smithsonian
Zack Dabrowski, Staff Reporter • April 22, 2024

It was a bright sunny day in East Africa and Jennifer Clark was about to make one of her coolest discoveries yet: the skeleton of a fossil elephant...

Koibots Get Loud at District Championships
Clubs & Extras
Koibots Get Loud at District Championships
Clara Golner, Staff Reporter • April 22, 2024

On Thursday, April 4, at 6 am, thirty-one ACC students and two adults boarded a bus to Petersburg, Virginia, for Chesapeake District Playoffs....

Career Profile: Cathy Pinskey, Director of Mason Facilities
Career Exploration
Career Profile: Cathy Pinskey, Director of Mason Facilities
Maggie Odar, Lead Designer, Reporter, Editor, Social Media Manager • April 22, 2024

Pursuing a career in architecture can often feel like putting all your eggs in one basket. However, Cathy Pinskey shows that architecture is...

24 with ‘24: Ananya Sinha

24 with ’24 is a Chronicle series where we ask 24 questions to a member of the class of ’24. Between now and June, we’ll shine a spotlight on each member of this year’s graduating class. Our goal is to feature all seniors from all ACC programs. Get started by completing this Google form, and reach out to Zack Dabrowski with any questions.

  1. How does it feel to be a senior in high school?
    • It’s really exciting 
  2. Favorite moment at Arlington Tech
    • The Blooket Hacker
  3. What is the best piece of advice you’ve received?
    •  Don’t be afraid to fail
  4. Advice you’d give to underclassmen
    • Cybersecurity is hard
  5. A person who supported you the most through high school
    • Ainsley
  6. Favorite core class you’ve taken and why? 
    • DE Biology because we have interesting conversations
  7. Favorite elective?
    • Early childhood education
  8. What is your Capstone experience and how’s it going?
    • Great, I do data entry
  9. Any advice on Capstone you’d like to share?
    • Get a paid Capstone
  10. What would you like to be remembered for at Arlington Tech?
    • Being nice
  11. What grade did you enjoy the most?
    • Sophomore year
  12. What are you excited about for life after high school?
    • College
  13. What is your top college choice?
    • India Institute of Technology 
  14. What field are you planning on going into?
    • Environmental science / applied mathematics 
  15. What is something you can’t live without?
    • My driver’s license
  16. Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
    • Still in school
  17. If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?
    • Mumbai 
  18. Favorite extracurricular activity
    • Community service club
  19. A song that you have on repeat?
    • “Aal izz well” by Sonu Nigam, Swanand Kirkire, & Shaan 
  20. Favorite movie or TV show?
    • Too Hot to Handle 
  21. What is your favorite meal?
    • Cheese and crackers
  22. What time do you go to bed on school nights?
    • 9:30 pm
  23. What motivates you?
    • Myself
  24. What is your greatest achievement?
    • Speaking at the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science. 

 

About the Contributor
Zack Dabrowski
Zack Dabrowski, Staff Reporter
Zack is a senior at The Arlington Career Center who is earning a general education associates degree at NOVA. He’s interested in pursuing a degree in anthropology and political science. He is currently a representative on the Student Advisory Board and a member of the Senior Committee. He is also currently interning at the Center for Youth and Family Advocacy.