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Whitney Young Students’ School Spirit

Donovan Michel, Student

October 12, 2019

As spirit week and homecoming pass, an idea present in the minds of many students is their school spirit. Some students are fully engaged in the whole of spirit week, dressing for each day with vigor, while on the other end ...

“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...

Homecoming week 2019

Bence Szabados, Editor

October 10, 2019

Homecoming week at Whitney Young took place October 7th through October 11th, with a different theme each day. The week started off with pajama day, so everyone was very cozy at school. Next up was twin day, where everyone wa...

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...

Big Changes at Whitney Young

Helen McKnight

October 7, 2019

Over the summer of 2019 Whitney M Young Magnet High School went through some big changes. There was major construction done on the ceiling and many of the bathrooms in the school. Updating the ceiling was to make sure that no more ceiling ti...

The Presidential Debates

The Presidential Debates

October 7, 2019

New Lounge in WY ‘Maze’

New Lounge in WY ‘Maze’

December 13, 2018

New Security Measures

New Security Measures

December 6, 2018

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