Tiara Oldfield

Name: Tiara Oldfield
Position: News Editor
Graduation Year: 2019

Stories (9)

La Pupuseria Perfecta para cada Paladar y Bolsillo

By Tiara Oldfield | Oct. 11, 2018, 8:52 a.m. | In Spanish »

Los mejores restaurantes salvadoreños en el área

A quiet place, a loud theater

By Tiara Oldfield | April 26, 2018, 7:38 p.m. | In Movies »

If you're looking for the typical paranormal, blood-gushing horror movie, A Quiet Place would be a waste of your time. A Quiet Place is a horror film in a class of its own.

Teachers fight for fair wages

By Tiara Oldfield | April 8, 2018, 4:37 p.m. | In Features »

Why West Virginia's teachers went on strike for nine days

The come up of eSports

By Tiara Oldfield | March 16, 2018, 2:04 p.m. | In Features »

The inevitable rise of competitive video gaming

Girls' advocacy at Blair

By Sneha Ojha Tiara Oldfield | March 8, 2018, 7:50 p.m. | In Features »

A look into the girl empowerment clubs at Blair

Losing Lockers

By Tiara Oldfield | Feb. 24, 2018, 9:32 p.m. | In Features »

As the number of students at Blair is expected to surpass 3,000 students next year and the overcrowding problem is anticipated to grow throughout MCPS, it is clear that the schools must clear the space that lockers take up and use it in a more productive manner.

Snowy solutions

By Tiara Oldfield | Feb. 14, 2018, 6:48 p.m. | In Features »

While snow falls and students are sound asleep, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) administrators are up at 3 a.m., racing around and checking the weather forecasts. The seemingly small notification that pops up on the MCPS website before school starts has a big decision making process behind it, and even wider impacts on the community.

Hen Quarter delights eyes, not stomachs

By Tiara Oldfield | Dec. 15, 2017, 2:34 p.m. | In Food »

Tucked away behind the large stairway in the center of Downtown Silver Spring is Hen Quarter, a local Southern food chain with other locations in Alexandria and D.C.

(Dis)Honor Societies

By Tiara Oldfield | Dec. 5, 2017, 1:06 p.m. | In Op/Ed »

The National Honor Society (NHS) is an organization that recognizes students for their academic achievements, dedication to community service and excellence in leadership and character. Blair and the other 13,000 chapters are supposed to help students develop each of these qualities. However, students largely apply for the boost it gives their resumes, not because they care about growing as a person.

Images (5)

Photo: Cheryl Bost

By Tiara Oldfield | April 8, 2018, midnight

Cheryl Bost was one among 2,000 Maryland educators that marched in Annapolis.

Photo: Oldfield, Tiara

By Tiara Oldfield | Feb. 9, 2018, 1:25 p.m.

Photo: Hen Quarter

By Tiara Oldfield | Dec. 15, 2017, midnight

The fried green tomatoes were a filling appetizer.

Photo: Hen Quarter

By Tiara Oldfield | Dec. 15, 2017, midnight

The Hen Quarter Special came with fried chicken served with Yukon smoked potatoes, collard greens, a biscuit and honey butter.

Photo: Hen Quarter

By Tiara Oldfield | Dec. 15, 2017, midnight

The HQ burger was served with delicious fries.