Kathereen Yang


Name: Kathereen Yang
Position: Entertainment Editor
Graduation Year: 2023
hi! My name is Kathereen and I'm a junior writer. I enjoy reading and running, and I'm currently trying to figure out how to make pizza (without burning it).


Stories (20)


MCPS will stop COVID-19 contact tracing

By Kathereen Yang | April 29, 2022, 12:49 a.m. | In News »

Starting May 2, individuals in close contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19 will no longer be informed

LoveSCOpe Returns!

By Samuale Asefa, Kathereen Yang | April 28, 2022, 2:19 p.m. | In Blogs »

The famed matchmaking event is back and better than ever

"Don't Say Gay" will take away a safe environment from LGBTQ students

By Kathereen Yang | April 26, 2022, 2:23 p.m. | In Opinions »

Florida’s new law claims to protect parents’ rights in education, but its true purpose discriminates against LGBTQ students

Blair varsity girls’ softball defeats Einstein

By Kathereen Yang | April 6, 2022, 1:13 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers’ consistency pays off in a strong win

Analysis of Identity and Equity in STEM: A look into the STEM field

By Kathereen Yang | March 24, 2022, 10:38 p.m. | In Features »

This new class highlights the connection between STEM and social issues

Trucker convoy continues to loop the Capital Beltway

By Kathereen Yang | March 10, 2022, 7:11 p.m. | In Local »

Protestors demand that all COVID-19 mandates be lifted

Silver Spring organizations offer support for Ukraine

By Kathereen Yang | March 4, 2022, 11:10 p.m. | In News »

These groups appreciate any monetary, medical supplies and non-perishable food donations

Explosion and fire break out in Silver Spring apartments

By Kathereen Yang | March 3, 2022, 8:51 p.m. | In Local »

A cut gas pipe contributed to the fire but the source of ignition remains unknown

Color-coded hall passes to be implemented next week

By Josey Merolli, Kathereen Yang | March 2, 2022, 9:46 p.m. | In News »

The new passes will be color-coded by floor

Blair offers free SAT test for juniors on March 23

By Kathereen Yang | March 2, 2022, 2:14 p.m. | In News »

Students must register by March 4

Metro SmarTrip cards purchased before 2012 must be replaced by March 1

By Kathereen Yang | Feb. 28, 2022, 9:35 p.m. | In Local »

The Metro has installed new faregates that do not work with older SmarTrip cards

MCPS adjusts 2021-2022 school calendar for snow make-up days

By Kathereen Yang | Feb. 24, 2022, 7:30 p.m. | In News »

The last day of school for students is now Friday, June 17

A guide to donating blood

By Kathereen Yang | Feb. 22, 2022, 10:28 p.m. | In Blogs »

The American Red Cross recently declared a national blood crisis and hospitals around the nation are short on life-saving blood supplies

"A History of Wild Places" will take readers on a wild ride

By Kathereen Yang | Jan. 25, 2022, 1:56 p.m.

Though the ending may be underwhelming, the journey is intriguing, well-paced and well-worth the time

The busy lives of Blazers

By Kathereen Yang | Jan. 19, 2022, 10:23 p.m. | In Features »

A look into how Blair students balance jobs, extracurriculars and school with other aspects of life after returning from online school

Resource at Blair: A bit of everything

By Kathereen Yang | Dec. 11, 2021, 8:50 p.m. | In Features »

How Blair's Resource class help students with a variety of personal goals beyond just academics

Viewers are bound to enjoy "Hellbound"

By Kathereen Yang | Dec. 2, 2021, 1:20 p.m. | In Entertainment »

This show is an exciting blend of horror, comedy, and drama.

Skating into this Olympic season's figure skating

By Kathereen Yang | Nov. 9, 2021, 6:51 p.m. | In Blogs »

An overview of how figure skating competitions operate, and which skaters to look out for this season

"Diana: The Musical" fails to live up to its name

By Kathereen Yang | Oct. 17, 2021, 12:36 p.m. | In Entertainment »

Unlike Princess Diana, this musical is forgettable and contributes nothing to the world

MCPS requires vaccination for all staff and winter and spring athletes

By Kathereen Yang | Oct. 11, 2021, 10:12 p.m. | In COVID-19 »

MCPS staff and winter and spring student athletes must submit verification of full vaccination in the upcoming weeks