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Character Education

Journalism Students, Staff Writer's

June 2, 2016

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  We are West. And as West students we strive to be the best of the best; we strive to be the best humans as much as possible. We strive for strong character education to build a resilient school and community. To achieve this, we m...

‘Fighting for Us’ and ‘Feeling the Bern’

Justin Gick '16, Editor-in-Chief

June 2, 2016

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The Democratic Presidential race is very heated this election year. In the beginning, there were three candidates trying to win the nomination and now there are only two. Their names are former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and...

No Gains for Selective Schools?

Aaditi Tamhankar '17, Arts and Features Editor

May 18, 2016

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These days standing out to colleges is a priority in many students’ eyes. Students join clubs, take challenging classes, work, and play sports to stand out. Yet admission rates to the top colleges have dropped, and for the se...

A Tale As Old As Time

Nattalie Norcross '17, Staff Writer

May 18, 2016

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The first thing I remember is the sky. Brighter than the ocean itself. Always changing colors. I have watched the sky since the beginning of time. I saw the first man walk the earth, sail in these waters, and build empires....

Laughter: Is it the Best Medicine?

John Nevins '17, Staff Writer

May 18, 2016

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Laughing. We all laugh. We laugh when we see some comedians on a TV show, when we see someone slip and fall on a banana peel, or when we see a coyote try to kill a roadrunner. There are some people who argue though that laughi...

How Memes Are Changing Humor

Chaz Marinelli '17, Staff Writer

February 11, 2016

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Memes: they seem like they do nothing to society whatsoever and yet they have actually impacted society more than you think on a comical level. With these memes, our sense of humor has allowed us to like humor in repetition and...

Need Guidance? Here’s Mr. Vanni!

Need Guidance? Here’s Mr. Vanni!

Johnathan Swisa '17, Staff Writer

February 11, 2016

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New SAT Myths vs. Facts

New SAT Myths vs. Facts

February 11, 2016

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