BTW Abroad: How has social isolation impacted you? Flag of New Zealand.

BTW Abroad: How Has Social Isolation Impacted You? Interview with Laura Whitehurst (‘03) in New Zealand

This is the inaugural article in a series I am writing this summer on the living conditions in isolation in the world of Covid-19.

Boy looking through hole in wall: light shining through

Look

Look left Now look right What do you see? A person You might have Your own idea Of what they are like

It's Census Time!

Respond today at 2020census.gov. Now is the time to fill out the 2020 Census. This important once-a-decade event not only is important for counting the total number of people in the United States, but is critical for:

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Practicing Happiness

As humans, we tend to plan our lives out weeks, months, and years in advance. Most people know what their dream life would look like so they take the steps to get there.

The Invisible Workers

The effect that COVID-19 has had on the economy is apparent to everyone. Stock markets crash, gas prices drop, local businesses shut down, and those who cannot work from home are without a job.

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Fairy Tale World

Her fairy tale world The earth underneath Pulsing, Alive with every beat of her heart The trees swayed With each breath

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Hacker Matti

There was a blue moon and a girl with her laptop on stage. I was sitting alone in the crowd, watching her in fondness as if the moon shone a spotlight solely on her.

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Presidential Endorsements

The Taliaferro Times’s mission statement is: To seek truth, to inform the world, and to provide a platform for student expression.

Julia Huckaby with violin.

Interview with Julia Huckaby

I interviewed Julia Huckaby over her experience going through the IB program. Julia graduated from Booker T. Washington in 2019 and now attends Tufts University in Massachusetts.