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Local Student Activist Zyahna Bryant Publishes Book

Local Student Activist Zyahna Bryant Publishes Book

April 9, 2019

Since August 2017, it has been impossible for many to think of Charlottesville without remembering the...

Meet “The Sound of Music” Ensemble

Meet “The Sound of Music” Ensemble

April 9, 2019

Every year, Western’s drama department puts on a spring musical. And every year hardworking students...

Global Studies Wraps Up Its Second Year

Global Studies Wraps Up Its Second Year

April 8, 2019

Global Studies is a course designed to model the idea of American Studies, a class where teachers are...

Twin-terviews Expose Pros and Cons of Twin Life
Slideshow: Singing Valentines

Slideshow: Singing Valentines

February 19, 2019

Singing Valentines Break Record

Singing Valentines Break Record

February 14, 2019

Sutton Young: NCAA Tournament Predictions and Analysis

Sutton Young: NCAA Tournament Predictions and Analysis

March 21, 2019

Sutton Young’s Predictions for the NCAA Tournament   EAST: Duke, Duke, Duke, and Duke....

Boys and Girls Take Swim and Dive Titles

Boys and Girls Take Swim and Dive Titles

February 28, 2019

The Western boys and girls swim and dive teams made a huge statement at the state meet this past week....

Girl’s Basketball Wins Back-to-Back Jefferson District Title

Girl’s Basketball Wins Back-to-Back Jefferson District Title

February 14, 2019

The Western Albemarle girls basketball team secured the title as Jefferson District champions for the...

Meet “The Sound of Music” Ensemble

Meet “The Sound of Music” Ensemble

April 9, 2019

Every year, Western’s drama department puts on a spring musical. And every year hardworking students...

New Music: Vampire Weekend

New Music: Vampire Weekend

April 9, 2019

After a six year long hiatus, our preppy, indie kings have finally returned. After signing to Columbia...

Iconic Individuals Showcase Their Fashion

Iconic Individuals Showcase Their Fashion

February 5, 2019

Gregory Brogan (9) *outfit pictured: pants from AE, shoes Steve Madden, jacket = vintage Dolce, shirt...

Revolutionary Science: Gene Modifications

Revolutionary Science: Gene Modifications

February 7, 2019

In recent years, CRISPR, a gene editing technology that can make specific changes to the DNA of plants and animals, has grown into a technology that allows...

Thinking Outside the Gym

Thinking Outside the Gym

February 7, 2019

Western Albemarle has worked to expand our athletic resources, including the construction of an auxiliary gym, but this is not enough to provide for all...

Under Official Review: The Ads of Super Bowl LIII

Under Official Review: The Ads of Super Bowl LIII

February 5, 2019

Welcome back, dear readers, to the fourth installment of Under Official Review, your one stop shop for the best ads aired during the biggest sporting event...

Under Official Review: The Ads of Super Bowl LIII
Staff Celebrates No-Shave November

Staff Celebrates No-Shave November

December 18, 2018

No-shave November, sometimes known as 'Movember', is a month-long event in which men surrender their...

Mammal of the Month: Pangolin

Mammal of the Month: Pangolin

October 25, 2018

Well here we are, two years later. Everyone’s favorite mammal-appreciation series returns for its third...