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Band Members Return for Alumni Performance

Band Members Return for Alumni Performance

By Sloka Chandrasekaran, Reporter, Instagram Manager

September 19, 2018

Filed under Arts

For years, the directors have searched for different ways to inspire alumni to return and support the band. After months of thoughtful planning and preparing, retired band director Mr. Jack Green retur...

Choir Camp Passes Down New Traditions

Choir Camp Passes Down New Traditions

September 12, 2018

Traditions have become a staple in Westwood Choir since Mr. Andre Clark joined the staff as the choir director last year. Building traditions and relationships is vital to the choir community, and no...

Band Welcomes New Members With Blockhead Ceremony

Band Welcomes New Members With Blockhead Ceremony

August 23, 2018

One of the most well known band traditions is the annual blockhead ceremony, in which the upperclassmen present blockheads, a wooden figure that looks like a band student in full uniform, to welco...

Theater Students Audition for Reimagined Shakespeare Play

Theater Students Audition for Reimagined Shakespeare Play

August 21, 2018

Theater students put it all on the line as they auditioned for the 2018 Fall Show on Monday, Aug. 20, and Tuesday, Aug. 21 in the Black Box. This year’s show will be Twelfth Night by William Shakes...

Band Showcases Music for Year in Exhibition

Band Showcases Music for Year in Exhibition

August 18, 2018

After a successful band camp full of hard work and long hours, the Westwood Warrior Marching Band performed at the annual exhibition on Friday, Aug. 17. The performance started with the movemen...

K-Pop Club Performs in Meridiem Music Marathon

K-Pop Club Performs in Meridiem Music Marathon

July 28, 2018

On Saturday, July 14, K-Pop Club participated in a 10-hour music marathon at HMart hosted by Eunice Lee, a sophomore at Northwestern University. As a part of the Together We Rise non-profit organization,...

Band Brings Back Memories at Banquet

Band Brings Back Memories at Banquet

May 11, 2018

All the band students gathered in the cafeteria for the 2018 Band Banquet on Friday, May 4. Banquets are a time to celebrate the seniors for all their hard work over the years. This banquet, however, w...

District Dance Teams Perform Together at Merge

District Dance Teams Perform Together at Merge

By Nuha Momin, Index Manager

May 9, 2018

Filed under Arts

The first ever Merge took place on May 4 at Round Rock High School (RRHS) in which various junior varsity dance teams from all over came together to present multiple dances. This year, the tradition ...

K-Pop Night Connects Campuses

K-Pop Night Connects Campuses

May 8, 2018

Korean pop fanatics from four schools in the Austin area joined together to perform at the first annual K-pop Night at the Liberal Arts and Science Academy (LASA) on May 5. Students who are members in ...

Choir Spring Concert Sends Off Seniors

Choir Spring Concert Sends Off Seniors

May 4, 2018

The seniors of the choir program made their final farewells at the Spring Concert on Tuesday, May 3 at Hope Presbyterian Church. The music performed was from the group’s UIL competition in April, and c...

Senior Directed Show ‘Missing Piece’ Tackles Tough Topic

Senior Directed Show ‘Missing Piece’ Tackles Tough Topic

May 2, 2018

Working with Support Texas Adoptee Rights, theater student Megan Purcell ‘18 and her fellow students put on a play called Missing Piece on April 27 and 28. Taking place in the 1970s, a time when attitude...