The Whittier Miscellany

Will the Arts Survive the Pandemic?

Pier Paolo Ergueta

April 25, 2020

     Famous geologist, biologist, and naturalist Charles Darwin was emphatic that survival isn’t of “the strongest or the most intelligent”. Darwin said that survival depended on those “most adaptive to change.” ...

Limited Space to Limitless Possibilities

Rebecca Hartwick, News Writer

April 11, 2020

     Well, we’re stuck. Quarantine has left everyone trapped in their homes, surrounded by the same people every day and dwindling ideas of fun activities to do. Quarantine has left everyone aimless and adrift.      ...

Prism Night: A Celebration of the Arts

Brooke Harrison, Weekly writer

March 13, 2020

On Friday, March 6th, WFS held its yearly Prism night. Prism night is when people in the WFS community share their artistic talents. Whether it’s singing, dancing, playing an instrument, or reading a poem, you can do anything. It...

The Iowa Caucus

Kyle Nisbet, Weekly writer

February 7, 2020

This Monday, February 3rd, the results for Democratic Primary for Iowa were supposed to be released. The problem was, the app “failed.” Instead of publicly communicating who won how many delegates on Monday, Iowa did not release...

The Passing of a Legend

February 2, 2020

     It can't be, it just can't be, but sadly it is. On the morning of January 26th, 2020, a Sikorsky, S- 76B helicopter carrying former NBA star Kobe Bryant, his thirteen-year-old daughter, Gianna and seven other passenge...

Australian Fires

Carter Gramiak, News Writer

January 17, 2020

Australia is burning, and it has been for over 4 months. This is no secret, as many horrific images have been consistently projected across international news and various social media outlets, depicting the tragic events that are curr...

Remembering Juice WRLD

Samuel Boulos '21, News Writer

December 14, 2019

his past Sunday, December 8, popular hip hop artist, Juice WLRD passed away. After suffering a seizure in an airport, Juice WRLD (real name Jarad Higgins) was pronounced dead at age 21. Even in the few years that he spent on ...

What Happened to Our Vacation Time?

Bella Adjei-Owusu, Weekly writer

December 6, 2019

     Getting time off from school is always enjoyable. You’re finally able to get some downtime from balancing the rigorous WFS curriculum with spending time with friends and family. Thanksgiving break is supposed to be the fir...

Youtuber Feuds: Logan Paul versus KSI

Pier Paolo Ergueta, Entertainment Writer

November 22, 2019

On November 9th, Logan “The Maverick” Paul boxed “The Nightmare” KSI in a six-round professional fight. KSI won by split decision, as two judges scored the match in favor of KSI, and a third judge scored it in favor of Pau...

The 2020 Student Run Production

Sameer Vidwans, Community Writer

November 16, 2019

     After the spectacular musical “The Addams Family” in early November, Friends is once again ready to begin another play coming mid January, 2020. That’s right, the Student Run Production is coming quite soon!    �...

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