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Krithika Shamanna ’18 Introduces LaunchPad Initiative

Krithika Shamanna ’18 Introduces LaunchPad Initiative

Mae Bruce, Reporter

Feminine hygiene is usually a topic that is discussed in whispers, and leaves many girls feeling like they have no place...

April 21, 2017No Comments

Principles of Engineering Students Present Marble-Sorting Robots

Principles of Engineering Students Present Marble-Sorting Robots

Catherine Wiesehuegel, Sports Editor

The Principles of Engineering students recently presented their marble-sorting robots to their classmates on Tuesday, ...

April 20, 2017No Comments

AJROTC Participates in Interflight Competition

AJROTC Participates in Interflight Competition

Donatella Vos, Reporter

Every year, Westwood’s AJROTC unit holds their interflight competition, where each “flight” (separated by cadets’ grade l...

April 19, 2017No Comments

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Five Books to Read from Your Favorite YouTubers

Five Books to Read from Your Favorite YouTubers

Trevor Wyatt, Reporter

In Real Life: My Journey to a Pixelated World -- Joey Graceffa Nominated for Goodreads Choice Awards, this book is an inspiring memoir by YouTuber Joey Graceffa. The book r...

April 18, 2017No Comments

Kingdom Hearts Series Benefits From a Remix

Kingdom Hearts Series Benefits From a Remix

Trevor Wyatt, Reporter

Around three months ago, a game titled Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue was released as the final installment in the Kingdom Hearts series leading up to the long...

April 4, 2017No Comments

President Trump Proposes Eliminating Support for Arts

President Trump Proposes Eliminating Support for Arts

Kate Lee, Reporter

On March 16, President Donald Trump made his first budget proposal for 2018, suggesting to increase defense spending by $54 billion and balancing that amount with, among other c...

April 3, 2017No Comments

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Varsity Boys’ Lacrosse Drops to Regents on Senior Night

Varsity Boys’ Lacrosse Drops to Regents on Senior Night

Stephanie Shih, Intro to Journalism

The varsity boys’ lacrosse team was edged out by the Regents Knights on April 21 with a score of 9-11. The Warriors started off strong in the first quarter resulting ...

April 23, 2017

JV Orange Baseball Edges Out Pflugerville 2-0

JV Orange Baseball Edges Out Pflugerville 2-0

April 21, 2017

JV White Baseball Conquers Over the Pflurgerville Panthers

JV White Baseball Conquers Over the Pflurgerville Panthers

April 20, 2017

Varsity Softball Narrowly Defeats Stony Point 2-1

Varsity Softball Narrowly Defeats Stony Point 2-1

April 18, 2017

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Krithika Shamanna ’18 Introduces LaunchPad Initiative

Krithika Shamanna ’18 Introduces LaunchPad Initiative

Mae Bruce, Reporter

Feminine hygiene is usually a topic that is discussed in whispers, and leaves many girls feeling like they have no place to go in times of need. However, LaunchPad is a s...

April 21, 2017No Comments

Rucha Joshi ’18 Headed to International Science and Engineering Fair

Rucha Joshi ’18 Headed to International Science and Engineering Fair

April 13, 2017

Sam Smith ’19

Sam Smith ’19

April 4, 2017

Tristan Yates ’18

Tristan Yates ’18

April 3, 2017

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