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The next installment of Best Buddies Art

Kyra Sobel, Editor

September 29, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends, Clubs, Features, Student Life

The large, colorfully collaged quote hanging on the windows of blue house was the first creation of the Best Buddies Art class at Whitney Young. It is made out of several different mediums like yarn, paint, markers, and magaz...

Tbaar Bubble Tea Review

Tbaar Bubble Tea Review

September 29, 2017

Rosh Hashana at Whitney Young

Jannah Mosi

September 20, 2017

Filed under Student Life

As many of you know, homecoming at Whitney Young this year is coming a bit earlier than usual, specifically, September 28th, which falls on a Thursday this year. Many students expressed confusion as to why. The reason that the ...

What to do to make it through!

Chris Nguyen ('18), The GOAT

September 19, 2017

Filed under Features, Showcase, Student Life

Hello all! I hope everyone had a swell summer and is ready to get back to school. This school year is full of a lot of fun times and stress for everyone. As you progress through Whitney Young, there will be a lot of new things yo...

Donate blood, save a life.

Erin Choi

September 19, 2017

Filed under Calendar

The semi-annual Whitney Young Red Cross Blood Drive is coming up on Friday, September 22nd! Haven't heard of it? Well, now you have. Want to donate blood? Come on down to Gym C between 10 am and 2 pm on the 22nd (if you are 17...

Food Review: NYC Bagel Deli

Dearborn Plys

September 19, 2017

Filed under Food, Student Life

Chicago has always been a difficult place to find a good bagel. Wherever you go, the bagel is  either too soft or like a rock or it’s in the suburbs. Luckily, with three locations and whole lot of bagels, NYC Bagel Deli...

Senior T-Shirts

Scott Ai

September 15, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends, Entertainment, Student Life

As college deadlines creep closer and closer, college-bound seniors are fraught with stress and anxiety. And they have discovered the perfect outlet to let it out. Facebook. Or more specifically, the Whitney Young Class of 2018...

2017 Fall Play Announced! All the details from callout, meetings, and more

Camille Argentar

September 15, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends, Showcase, Student Life

It’s that time of the year again! Just as we settle into school, production on the fall play has begun (just barely). The fall 2017 Young Company production was announced by theater director Mr. Dan Winkler on Tuesday, Septem...

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