The student news site of Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago, Illinois.

BEACON

  • June 1Eighth Grade Finals on Thursday, June 8th and Friday, June 9th

  • June 1NHS Induction on Tuesday, June 6th

  • June 1Senior Prom on Friday, June 2nd at 7:00pm

  • June 1Senior Finals on Monday, June 5th and Tuesday, June 6th

  • May 22Choir Concert on Wednesday, May 31 at 7:00 pm

Claire Fridkin is a senior at Whitney Young. You might know her from her frequent hosting of DubTV, her HILARIOUS YouTube videos, or her features on the segment "Wednesday Update". Outside of DubTV and the Beacon, Claire devotes her time to Science Olympiad, the girls swimming and lacrosse teams, and her job at a local swim school.

Claire Fridkin, Writer I suppose

May 22, 2017
Student Profile: Jack Meyer (Story)
May 19, 2017
Top 5 Jay Rehak Quotes (Story)
May 10, 2017
Best TV Shows to Watch While Avoiding Homework (Story)
Mar 06, 2017
PARCC testing coming to WY (Story)
Feb 20, 2017
Woman Who Caused Emmett Till’s Death Admits to Lying (Story)
Jan 23, 2017
The Math Center reopens (Story)
Dec 18, 2016
Donald Trump and Undocumented Immigration: Debunking both sides of the argument (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
Science Olympiad: Making Science Fun (Story)
Oct 14, 2016
Mixed emotions about averted CTU strike (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
More Than a Coach: Mike Hinrichs (Story)
The student news site of Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago, Illinois.
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