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What’s The Tea: Who’s Really the Better Water Bottle?

What's the Tea?

March 11, 2020

Insulated water bottles seem to be the new “IT” thing of today’s teens, creating trends like “vsco girls” based on whether you have a Hydro Flask and scrunchies on your arm. The real question is, what makes the multi-talent...

Put Some Respect on The Name:Black History Edition

Whats the Tea?

February 26, 2020

Crazy how millions of people can undergo being ripped from their homes only to be institutionalized by racism and slavery for YEARS. Yet their history and culture is supposed to be recognized only during the shortest month of th...

Is Ace Important?

Maren Harnois

February 12, 2020

 In school we have a one hour period of homeroom where we can do school work and see teachers for help. At Westbrook, it is in the middle of the day from 10:25am to 11:25am. Some students believe this is an advantage because it...

Not-So-Open Campus

Not-So-Open Campus

February 5, 2020

Who’s Driving your Bus?

Allyson LaPierre

January 15, 2020

In New Jersey, there was a tragic incident where multiple kids injured. According to Time Magazine, a bus driver for the school district in New Jersey was driving around twelve special needs students. After her use of Heroin, s...

Forced to Choose: Graduate or Build Career?

Amina Al Sadoun

January 15, 2020

Students are feeling forced to choose between meeting high school graduation requirements and learning new skills to use later in life or career.   In today’s world, vocational training, or career and technical schools ...

What’s The Tea: On Cultural Appropriation?

What's The Tea?

January 8, 2020

Have you ever heard of "Thug Day"? Ya, neither have we until Memorial High School in Houston, Texas, came up on google.    Students in the predominantly white school had been wearing attire from cornrows, sagging pants, dep...

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