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2019 WYHS Senior Blackout

2019 WYHS Senior Blackout

October 15, 2019

The Biebers

Anais Mancini, Editor

October 15, 2019

Ever since Justin Bieber and Haily Baldwin legally tied the knot in a Manhattan courthouse in September 2018, Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin have never been happier! Social media blew up when Hailey Baldwin switched her Instagram user from @haileybaldwin to @hai...

Playoff Losses

Aidan Chapman

October 15, 2019

  For some teams, having one player miss the city playoffs could be the difference between a plaque and getting tossed in the first round. This year’s soccer city playoff teams were hit with a big surprise right before the action kicke...

Homecoming Season

Homecoming Season

October 15, 2019

Temperatures Down, Spirits Up

Aaliyah Taylor

October 14, 2019

On October 11th, Whitney Young Magnet High School held their 2019 Homecoming Football game at Knute Rockne Stadium. Weather conditions for the game reached an all time low as the Pep Band put their instruments away and the Varsity Cheer team remained in their warm ups for the duration of the game. As a result, another a...

Divided Opinions on CPS Teacher Strike

James Rockey

October 12, 2019

Image from:    While next week’s possible teacher strike is looming, many students have mixed feelings about the repercussions they might face. Many seniors are feeling anxious about the effects the strike will ...

CPS Teacher Strike

CPS Teacher Strike

October 11, 2019

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...

The Productivity of Whitney Young Students

Donovan Michel, Student

October 10, 2019

Whitney Young’s students are generally perceived to be some of the highest-achieving in the nation, but it is not known what the primary factors are for that. Paradoxically, many students procrastinate or cut corners to achieve the high scores they want, so it is unclear just how productive the students of Whitne...

Reminiscing Summer

Reminiscing Summer

October 7, 2019

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