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Cami Santa Anna

September 29, 2017No Comments

Cami joined journalism in her junior year because she loves writing.  She has been a tutor in the West Potomac Writing Center since Sophomore year. This year she is excited...

  • Claire Callahan September 27, 2017
  • Abdulhamit Bilici: How Turkey Lost its Largest Newspaper September 26, 2017

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Features

Abdulhamit Bilici: How Turkey Lost its Largest Newspaper

Abdulhamit Bilici: How Turkey Lost its Largest Newspaper

Claire Callahan, Amanda Ghiloni, and Cami Santa Anna

September 26, 20171 Comment

Abdulhamit Bilici was the editor-in-chief of Zaman, the largest newspaper in Turkey, before it was taken over by the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Fired and...

  • First Football Friday for Freshmen September 14, 2017
  • 2017 Senior Issue – digital edition June 23, 2017
  • Class of 2016 Offers Post-Grad Advice to 2017 June 18, 2017

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Sports

Bring On the Titans

Bring On the Titans

Addison Stangler, Reporter

October 12, 2017

The JV field hockey team has fought to win six out of the seven games they’ve played this season. Ten players have scored to push the team to victory so far. “We have...

  • First Football Friday for Freshmen September 14, 2017
  • World Languages Department Hosts its 6th Annual Soccer Tournament June 14, 2017
  • Bayer Commits to Berkeley May 24, 2017

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The String

How to REALLY Make Your Mom’s Mother’s Day the Best Ever

How to REALLY Make Your Mom’s Mother’s Day the Best Ever

Andrea Lugo, Editor

May 12, 2017

  Wait until the last minute to buy her a gift. You’re obviously waiting for the last-minute sales, so you’re applying her lessons about saving money in real...

  • Tips and Tricks for Second Semester January 18, 2017
  • 5 More Ways to Get Into the Holiday Spirit December 13, 2016
  • An Angsty Teen’s Guide to Thanksgiving November 21, 2016

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A&E

Orchestra Impresses at End of Year Concert

Orchestra Impresses at End of Year Concert

Jason La Kier, Reporter

June 16, 2017No Comments

Orchestra students from the whole West Potomac Pyramid and their families gathered in the Kogelman theater at seven on Wednesday, June 14 at 7 pm. The occasion was The ...

  • Chance the Rapper Comes Close to Home June 12, 2017
  • Summer Fun Runs June 7, 2017
  • Pool Season in Alexandria June 7, 2017

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Academics

Planes, Trains, and Rockets: An Engineering Feature

Planes, Trains, and Rockets: An Engineering Feature

Claire Callahan

June 13, 2017

It’s hard to compare school with a superhero/science-fiction movie, but way back in the West Potomac Academy, the engineering room unites the two. Equipped with physics...

  • Senior Obligations Posing a Threat to Graduation June 7, 2017
  • Science Whiz Takes L.A. June 4, 2017
  • A Student’s View on Finals May 20, 2017

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Opinion

The Generational Problem of Race in Our Schools

The Generational Problem of Race in Our Schools

Mia Slone, Business Manager

June 12, 2017No Comments

Inequalities have existed in our society for thousands of years; from kings versus the serfs in medieval times, to slavery and gender inequality. We still face implications of p...

  • AP Testing: One Teacher’s Opinion April 2, 2017
  • Student Cartoons of the Week: 5/29-6/4 June 1, 2016
  • The Unfortunate State of Our Bathrooms May 19, 2016

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