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Rotary Interact shares service with homeless shelter

Michael Curley, Staff writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

Every year in celebration of Thanksgiving, the WHS Rotary Interact club serves a homemade dinner to the homeless at Bristol Lodge. This year, nine students went to go and feed the residents a Thanksgiving dinner on a chilly Thursday afternoon on November 15. This isn’t the first year that the Rotary ...

Revived dance team brings confidence and culture to WHS

Revived dance team brings confidence and culture to WHS

November 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

While walking down the hallway past the black box after a long school day, most students would not expect to hear the booming sounds of hip-hop music, the thuds of dancing feet and the shouts and laughter of teenage girls. However, this fall the black box theater has become home to the revival of the WHS ...

Students engage in charity work during season of giving

Students engage in charity work during season of giving

Heather Lee, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

For many, Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate family and friends, meet with distant relatives, and eat too much turkey for dinner. But for some students, it is also a time for giving to those in need. From volunteering at a soup kitchen to running in a Turkey Trot, students at WHS are demonstrating the ma...

Debate team outlines goals for school year

Debate team outlines goals for school year

Adi Saligrama and Yara Attar

November 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Climate change. Health care. Immigration. These are only a few of the world conflicts that the new WHS debate team will delve into during their meetings and competitions this year. The debate team’s goal is to open up a new community for people who are interested in expanding their knowledge on a variety...

Back to school crossword answer key

November 5, 2018


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Down New Start Time 3. College Process 5. Dark of the Moon  6. Dr. Ribisi  8. Geometry   Across 2. Golf Team  4. Football   7. Attendance Office  9. Pumpkin Fest  10. Ms. Slotnick  11. Biology

Start of school brings diverse new teachers to WHS

Start of school brings diverse new teachers to WHS

Sarah Augustine and Casey Friedman, Editors

October 4, 2018


Filed under Features, News

Since the start of the 2018-2019 school year, a large number of new faces have joined our faculty at WHS. This change is due to the retirement of many long term faculty members last spring. The diverse new group of teachers ranges from a new science department head, new language teachers, and even a ...

Brazilian exchange student experiences life at WHS

Brazilian exchange student experiences life at WHS

Heather Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

The start of a school year brings new changes for teachers and students alike: new faces, new names, and new classes. Senior Bruna da Silva is learning everything anew this year, from a different school to a completely unfamiliar culture as she experiences a semester in WHS as an exchange student from...

Seniors’ College and Post-Graduate Plans

Seniors’ College and Post-Graduate Plans

June 4, 2018


Filed under Features, News

Stephen Alphas -- Hobart and William Smith Colleges Elias Anton -- University of Miami Ian Armstrong -- Northwestern University Maxwell Arnold -- Northeastern University Kamar Atkins -- Bunker Hill Community College Ayeh Attar -- Brandeis University Kathryn Augustine -- Northwestern Un...

Retiring faculty and staff leave behind long-lasting legacies

Retiring faculty and staff leave behind long-lasting legacies

Anna Gabriel and Heather Lee

June 1, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Photo Galleries, Showcase

As the end of the year approaches, students at WHS prepare to say goodbye to some of their favorite teachers. After decades of teaching, faculty members including math teacher Larry Davidson, English teacher and theatre director John Minigan, technology integration specialist Mary O’Brien, janitor Tony Le...

Reflecting on 150 years of graduation traditions at WHS

Reflecting on 150 years of graduation traditions at WHS

Grace Wang and Anna Gabriel,

May 31, 2018


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Each June family and friends from close by and far away travel to the center of Weston to watch students in white dresses and white dinner jackets receive their high school diplomas. 2018 marks the 150th WHS graduation and will showcase many of Weston’s unique traditions that have withstood the te...

History students walk in refugee’s shoes during forced migration symposium

History students walk in refugee’s shoes during forced migration symposium
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Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 30, 2018


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Have you ever been lost? Have you ever gone for days with little to no basic necessities like food, clothes, and water? Have you ever worried about living to see the next day? These were some of the questions Honors World History freshmen were asked to reflect on during a forced migration sympos...

Students continue to invest in diverse volatile markets

Students continue to invest in diverse volatile markets

Adi Saligrama, News Editor

May 30, 2018


Filed under Features

In late 2017, the values of several major cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum skyrocketed, but in early 2018 they plummeted almost as quickly. Similarly, since early 2017 the stock market has suffered a period of general volatility, though it has been relatively stable compared to cryptocurrency....

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