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BEST DRESSED ’20

Damani Hood, Editor

January 17, 2020

My philosophy throughout high school has been “Dress well, feel well".  So when I come to school to flex on the masses, I feel like a supreme being.  A lot of people would state that my interest in clothing is solely due to the mat...

Trap

Trap

December 17, 2019

Brandy Melville in Chicago

December 12, 2019

Brandy Melville is an Italian clothing brand that markets their products to teenage girls and young women. It was established in Italy in 1970. Brandy Melville has locations all over the world including Italy, the UK, Ireland, Germany...

EVERYBODY’S EVERYTHING

Damani Hood, Editor

December 10, 2019

Whatcha listening to?  Well, STOP IT! I'm serious.  I'm actually trying to heal your ears from all of the GARBAGE that spews from your headphones.  No offense. But you would never forgive me if I hadn't told you about Lil ...

Way Back Wednesday!

Cecilia Thyen, Writer

November 7, 2019

On Wednesday, October 9th, Whitney Young students took it way back for the Spirit Day: Way Back Wednesday! Students sported looks from 200 A.D, to the 80’s, to the early 2000’s. Though these outfits were a blast from the p...

The Beauty of Irons

Jimi Taiwo, Editor

October 15, 2019

A clothes iron is a magnificent tool that is not appreciated enough for its utility. They are fantastic for keeping those thought-out fits looking clean and sharp. “I don’t know what I would do without my trusty iron,” de...

“Joker” is no joke

Nico DeGrazia, Editor

October 11, 2019

Joker is no joke Disclaimer: violent/disturbing topics    Joker premiered at the 76th Venice International Film Festival on August 31, 2019. It won the Golden Lion award, which is the highest award a film can r...

Deaf Awareness

Deaf Awareness

October 10, 2019

Guest Artist Shiri Gloss Teaches Dance Master Classes at Whitney Young

Mae Jiang, Editor

October 7, 2019

The Whitney Young Dance Department had a special day of dance on September 23rd. All class levels, from Dance I to Guys and Dolls, took a master class from guest artist Shiri Gloss. Gloss is a Whitney Young alumni and former member of G...

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