Elizabeth Levien details her passions for teaching and how it hasn't always been the easiest path.
Blazer with the ball searches for a pass as Blair maintains their lead.
Blazers gather around at halftime to strategize and get some water.
Blair player runs with the ball while looking for a Blazer to pass to.
Blair player and Einstein goalie both reach for the ball which meets in the middle.
Blair player runs with the ball while avoiding Einstein players.
Blazers watch anxiously on the sidelines.
Blazer runs to open space in hopes of receiving a pass.
The girls start strong, immediately taking a strong lead.
Blair hitter gets ready for the ball.
Blair player tosses the ball back to the pitcher.
Blair hitter bounces the ball off the bat and runs to first base.
The team convenes to strategize and keep spirits high.
Blair hitter swings at the ball while the Blazers desperately tried to catch up.
Players watch on the sidelines as the Blazers play offense.
Blazer throws a fast ball at QO hitter.
The first four innings, QO holds a 4-nothing lead over the Blazers.
Blazer, Tori Boggan, gets ready to hit the ball over the net.
Player, Tori Boggan, gets ready to serve the ball.
Players gather in a huddle after scoring against the opposing team.
Player, Ingrid Ellis, spikes the ball into the net.
Blazer runs up ready for a pass.
Blazers jump up to celebrate another goal scored.
Player 25 swings, ready to catch a pass.
Number 23 keeps his stick raised, ready for a pass.
Blazers on the sidelines cheer on their teammates.
Blair and Magruder players set up to start playing again after a goal is scored by the Blazers.
Players jump up after scoring yet another goal against Magruder.
Elizabeth Levien as a high school student
Elizabeth Levien (Chemistry/ AP Environmental Science Teacher)
Moore catches a pass as she runs the ball back to Northwood's side.
Number 22, Sarah Martin, runs through the rain while waiting for a pass.
The team comes together after scoring another point on their way to catch up to Northwood.
After a tough lead taken by Northwood in the first half, the ball is back in play.
Number 22, H.R. Moore, waits for a pass as the game kicks off.
Small branches waving in the spring breeze.
Moss growing on the creek banks with small yellow flowers peaking through.
Small tree slowing falling off the bank and exposing it's roots due to soil erosion overtime.
Wide angle of the creek with evidence of soil erosion on the banks.
A wooden bridge crosses over the defrosting creek.
Bursts of red decorate once barren branches.
The beautiful process of trees flowering before returning to their green state previous to the cold months.
Some of the first types of flowers to bloom as the winter ends.
Black Lives Matter spray painted behind a construction site.
A mural of a black man brightens up the local gas station as a man stands in front.
A person's shoes are seen walking across SHAW painted on the ground.
The Howard Theatre which opened in 1910 and has hosted famous African American artists such as Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald.
Lights constructed to form the shape of a monster swimming in a lagoon.
Worm's eye view of the gazebo lined with strings of lights.
Brookside's rainbow light display contorted into waves of color.
Players pass the puck back and forth in an attempt to avoid QO's defense.
Blair's goalie stops yet another goal attempt from QO.
Player Ryan Frank congratulates Zelinsky on stopping an attempted goal from Quince Orchard.
Players wait on the sidelines to be put into the high-paced game.
Blair's goalie, Peter Zelinsky, patiently waits as the team keeps the puck on the opponents side.
Players surround a fallen skater next to QO's goal.
Coach Caron lectures the team after Quince Orchard scores a goal.
Einstein Titans put on an entertaining performance that has the crowd going wild.
Despite Rockville's collapse, they still manage to win most spirited.
Seneca Valley High School, starts their performance off strong with an impressive stunt.
Blair chants as they begin their preformance.
Blair cheerleader successfully lands a back handspring.
Blazers preform an impressive stunt that gets the crowd riled up.
The team keeps spirits high between performances.
Blazers are excited to see Blair take the ball all the way down the field towards the end zone.
Blazers in the student section watch anxiously as Sherwood sets up for a punt.
Blazers continue to hold their ground.
Both teams wrestle for a chance to steal the football.
Senior captain and outside hitter Samantha Rodrigues prepares for a hit
Thanks to the work of Ms. Nabavian and the Blair community, there are free pads in Blair restrooms.
The team celebrates their first win of the season!
Player number 10, Hana Sakaniwa, assists in getting the lead in the final set.
Players high-five as the Blazers win the second set.
Player number 4, Christy Li, spins the ball as she prepares to serve.
Players get ready to receive Whitman's serve.
The team gets excited over the ten point lead they managed to take over Whitman in the second set.
Blair's libero, Karen Cao, hits a powerful serve and the Blazers take the first set.
Player number 6, Brooklynn Prince, jumps high to land a spike as Whitman starts to catch up.
Players on the sidelines watch anxiously as they keep score.
Number 11, Ingrid Ellis, sets up for a spike as the Blazers regain the lead.
The team celebrates scoring the the first point of the game.
Blazers block a spike as the first set begins.
Blair's cheer team keeps up the team spirit as the Blazers score their fourth touchdown and finish the game 27 to 7.
Blazers in the student section pass around neon face paint to get everyone involved in the game's theme.
Blair's marching band and color guard preform at the half-time show where Blair leads by 20 points.
Blair's marching band lines up on the sidelines to prepare for the half-time show.
Players get back into formation following a foul.
Players get into formation at the beginning of the second quarter following two consecutive Blair touchdowns.
Magruder attempts to regain team spirit after allowing Blair to gain a 20 point lead in the first quarter.
Blair manages to score two touchdowns in the last minute of the first quarter.
Players run to join the tackle already in progress. Moments before number 2 on the Blazers intercepts a pass and takes it all the way down to the endzone.
The team takes a moment in between plays to huddle up with the coaches.
A Blair runner races around the track to pass off the baton for the next person in the relay.
Blair runner Geneva Palmer catches up to her Walter Johnson opponent in her first relay lap.
Blair and Walter Johnson runners turn the corner of the track in a close race.
A few male runners warm up on the track before their races.
Blair math teacher Tung Pham teaches students via Zoom.
Girls Lacrosse demolishes Einstein with a final score of 17-5.
Blazers take home a 9-5 win against QO, following their win against undefeated Churchill.
Blair's boys lacrosse takes the win after facing Magruder.
Blair Seniors on the co-ed volleyball team lose their senior night.
Blair loses 7-8 in an extremely close, well-played game.
Some of evidence that spring is finally upon us following the first day of the season.
A look into a historically African-American neighborhood in the center of D.C.
An up close look at the Garden of Lights light display at Brookside Gardens which was open from early November to early January.
Blair takes home a win in one of their first games of the season.
Blair's cheer team puts on a stellar performance that earns them second place in the countywide cheerleading competition.
Blair suffers their second loss of the season in their senior night against Sherwood High School.
Girls Volleyball secures their first win of the season against Whitman High School.
Pictures from the season opener last Friday against Magruder.
Pictures of the Blair track meet versus Walter Johnson.