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Driverless Cars – The Future of Transportation?

Lucas Conrad, Keegan Bowman, Jonathan Webb, and Myles DiFilippo

Our generation very well might be the last to ever need driver’s licenses.  For the past decade, both huge car corporations and tech start-ups have been competing to see who can secure the market on self-driving cars.  ...

March 24No Comments

The Dolphins are State Champions!

The Dolphins are State Champions!

Isaiah Holmes, Evan Wimberly, Credo Duarte, Alex Rodea, and Ian Meimaris

This past weekend, the Whitney Young Varsity Boys Basketball Team became the 2017 Illinois Class 4A State Champions. This is the Dolphin's fourth 1st place state title. To get to the State Championship game on Saturday, ...

March 21No Comments

Work to Rule initiative takes over CPS

Work to Rule initiative takes over CPS

Denise Azadeh

This week Chicago Public School teachers are taking a stand in what they call “Work to Rule week.” The Work to Rule initiative, which has historically been used by aggrieved workers, requires that employees do no more than the ...

March 20No Comments

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The Dolphins are State Champions!

The Dolphins are State Champions!

Isaiah Holmes, Evan Wimberly, Credo Duarte, Alex Rodea, and Ian Meimaris

This past weekend, the Whitney Young Varsity Boys Basketball Team became the 2017 Illinois Class 4A State Champions. This is the Dolphin's fourth 1st place state title. To get to the State Champion...

March 21No Comments

The Dolphins Are Going Downstate!

The Dolphins Are Going Downstate!

Isaiah Holmes, Evan Wimberly, Credo Duarte, Alex Rodea, and Ian Meimaris

The Whitney Young Boys Varsity Basketball Team will be going downstate this week! After two outstanding wins since last Friday, the team has advanced to the State Semi-Finals in Peoria, Illinois. Last...

March 15No Comments

  • Countdown to Spring Break! March 14
  • CrossFit 312 March 2
  • Mateo Breaks Records and Wins The Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship January 24
  • The Age of AAU Basketball January 23
  • Whitney Young Poms Team Sweeps City January 20
  • Legalization of marijuana in the NFL December 19
  • Soccer Club December 9

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How to Worship a Queen – Satire

Maggie Rivas, Mia Bonds, Alejandro Garcia, Katie Eppley

When you think of God on Earth, who comes to mind? There is only one answer to this question: Queen ...

March 21No Comments

Mo’ Money, Less Drive – Social Satire

March 21

Movie Reviews: Get Out

Movie Reviews: Get Out

March 21

The Dolphins are State Champions!

The Dolphins are State Champions!

March 21

Countdown to Spring Break!

March 14

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The student news site of Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago, Illinois.
The student news site of Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago, Illinois.