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Holiday gift guide: friends edition

Celeste Mora

December 7, 2017

Filed under Fashion

Holiday shopping can be a chore, especially for Robert Rodriguez ‘21 who gets dragged into a secret santa every year, “I never know what to buy for my friends, I'm always scared they won't like my gift so I end up buying them...

Top 5 Christmas Movies To Watch This December

Kellianne Bazzell

December 7, 2017

Filed under Celebrities, Current Events, Entertainment, Movie Reviews, Opinions

1: Home Alone (2) Almost every kid of our generation has seen this movie at least once. Home Alone and its sequel are and always will be Christmas classics. Even with two whole movies, it’s hard to grow tired of the series...

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December 2, 2017

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November 11, 2017

Guys and Dolls Dance Company takes on Dance Chicago

Lavinia Huang, Editor

November 10, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends

    The Whitney Young Guys and Dolls Dance Company recently competed in Dance Chicago on November 4th, at the Athenaeum Theater. Dance Chicago is a series of dance showcases for dance companies and schools. This p...

ComplexCon Recap

ComplexCon Recap

November 10, 2017

Thankful for Malcolm X

Lajada, Douglas

November 2, 2017

Filed under Celebrities

 It is officially November and many people across the world are stating what they are thankful for. So this article will be a short summary to Malcolm X who gave and suffered so much for the black community who are thankful for ...

Kevin Spacey

November 2, 2017

Filed under Celebrities, News, Uncategorized

Kevin Spacey Sexual Assault If you’ve ever seen House of Cards, American Beauty, or Horrible Bosses, then you’ve probably seen Kevin Spacey on screen. Even if you haven't seen any of those productions, then you might have heard of hi...

Dance Chicago!

Written by: Breanna Beck

November 2, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends, Entertainment

Guys & Dolls Dance Company is a prestigious performing arts program at Whitney M. Young High School. They put in long hours and hard work nearly every day and are very talented dancers in the city of Chicago. They annuall...

Halloween

Olisa Ausara-Lasaru

November 1, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends

As we all know, Halloween is coming up next tuesday! Many people are excited about the aspect of getting dressed up in different costumes and going trick or treating with their friends and families, but few people actually know th...

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