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Together or Alone?

Together or Alone?

March 3, 2020

No Prom?

Kayla Bilal

April 4, 2019

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

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-...

R.I.P. Flip

R.I.P. Flip

January 15, 2019

New lounge chairs in Whitney Young Main Building. Photo taken by Naiya Wax-Groot

New Lounge in WY ‘Maze’

December 13, 2018

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