BEACON

  • June 1Final Exams for Underclassmen begin on June 12th

  • June 1Senior Graduation June 15th @Arie Crown Theater

  • June 1Amira Young Wins State 100 meter and 200 meter races

  • June 1Senior Prom June 1st, Drake Hotel



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)
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