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Students With Talent

Students With Talent

Eva Massarelli and Sidney Jackson

May 11, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Some of the most creative individuals are hidden in the depths of Western hallways. Three that stood...

Cool Girl of the Month: Maygan Reynolds

Cool Girl of the Month: Maygan Reynolds

May 11, 2017

In this interview series, the Western Hemisphere is taking a look at some of the talented and driven...

Avery Jordan Explores Interest in Education Philosophy

Avery Jordan Explores Interest in Education Philosophy

March 18, 2017

When a course elective or advanced placement opportunity isn’t offered by a school, many students,...

Get to Know the New Choir Teacher

Get to Know the New Choir Teacher

March 7, 2017

Amber Blakovich was born and raised in New Jersey. She has an adorable 3-year-old beagle named Copper....

Johnny Riordan Immerses Himself in Japanese Culture

Johnny Riordan Immerses Himself in Japanese Culture

March 2, 2017

Over the summer Johnny Riordan participated in the High School Diplomats in America program, a cultural...

Cool Girl of the Month: Meg Richey

Cool Girl of the Month: Meg Richey

March 2, 2017

In this new interview series, the Western Hemisphere is taking a look at some of the talented and driven...

Max Jung:  Teacher in the Making

Max Jung: Teacher in the Making

January 24, 2017

Unlike most freshmen, Max Jung already has a plan for his future career. Jung is interested in a career...

WAHS Remembers Coach Myriam Pitts

WAHS Remembers Coach Myriam Pitts

January 4, 2017

Myriam Pitts passed away on Monday, November 7, after struggling with both breast and bone cancer. After...

Cool Girl of the Month: Catherine Adams

Cool Girl of the Month: Catherine Adams

January 3, 2017

In this new interview series, the Western Hemisphere is taking a look at some of the talented and dri...

WAHS Remembers Mr. Betthauser

WAHS Remembers Mr. Betthauser

November 28, 2016

With piano chords and guitar strums, mourning students lifted the memory of teacher Eric Betthauser abov...

Vote: Julian Waters for School Board

Vote: Julian Waters for School Board

October 17, 2016

Balancing the heavy load of schoolwork with college applications, involvement with your school, and planning ...