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No Prom?

Kayla Bilal

April 4, 2019

Filed under Current Events, Humans of WY, Satire, Student Life

The Whitney Young Senior attendance policy has been a reoccurring problem throughout this current school year. The administration has not been open with the students about the specific situations in which absences are excused an...

Racism in Whitney Young

Kayla Bilal

March 5, 2019

Filed under Current Events, Humans of WY, Politics

In the past few weeks, videos (both old and new) have been circulating throughout Whitney Young’s halls. Unfortunately, they all share one common theme: racism. Not only that, but antisemitism as well. One video involved a student saying the N-...

Bad Chicago Weather

January 29, 2019

New Lounge in WY ‘Maze’

New Lounge in WY ‘Maze’

December 13, 2018

New Security Measures

New Security Measures

December 6, 2018

Thank U, Next

Kayla Bilal

November 8, 2018

Filed under Celebrities, Current Events, Entertainment, Opinions

The song that swept the nation. Thank U, Next, a new song written by Ariana Grande, has been a smash hit ever since its release on November, 4th. The reason for its popularity? It all comes from the topic: her exes. She name dr...

Turkey Day

Gabriel Regalado

November 6, 2018

Filed under Current Events

As Picasso signed his name, he didn’t realize his masterpiece would influence aspiring artists for centuries to come. He titled his piece “Phalanges Meleagris” or as we know it today, the “hand turkey”. The hand turkey...

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