October 16, 1968, is a day forever etched in United States history. African American Olympic track gold medalist Tommie Smith and bronze medalist John Carlos stood on the award podium raising their... Read more
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Born and raised in Richmond to Yemeni-American immigrant parents, 26-year old Hossain has a big dream in life: level the education landscape for low-income communities. It “developed gradually and... Read more
Many people on campus know Amari-Lynn. A junior at Making Waves Academy, Amari-Lynn is the Vice President for the Associated Student Body (ASB), Co-Captain of the Volleyball team, and former... Read more
12th Waver DeMario realized he was interested in engineering during his senior year at Making Waves Academy. The problem was, math wasn’t his strongest subject. Regardless, his math teacher Mr.... Read more
Today, fifth and sixth graders at Making Waves Academy moved into a brand-new building featuring technology-enhanced classrooms, a library, science labs, and open learning spaces. This Middle School... Read more