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Educating Voters

Educating Voters

Athirai Ambikkumar, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

On November 6, 2018, an estimated 113 million Americans turned out for the midterm election, a startling increase from past years (Vesoulis). The driving force for this change? The record number of 18-24-year-old voters that made it out to the polls. This was unexpected considering the inclement wea...

Why You Should Take Ceramics II

Why You Should Take Ceramics II

Jessica Lim, Chief Editor

November 21, 2018

Warren offers a large variety of arts courses, but Ceramics is one close to my heart...er, my hands. Some may be intimidated by not knowing how to turn blobs of clay into art, but the truth is, you don't have to be artistically talented to do it. In my freshman year Ceramics I class, in addition to...

Bohemian Rhapsody: A Movie Review

Bohemian Rhapsody: A Movie Review

Hannah Jaros, Staff Writer

November 21, 2018

Bohemian Rhapsody was the film I’ve been waiting for all year. Being a fan of everything from the previous decade, I’ve loved Queen ever since I can remember. Freddie Mercury was the epitome of flamboyance and had an individualized magic when he performed. When I finally bought tickets, I was worried that it...

Girls Just Wanna Engineer

Girls Just Wanna Engineer

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

November 21, 2018

Cyndi Lauper said it best: girls just wanna have fun. Recently, Trident Robotics hosted a program to foster that same kind of passion for engineering, in an effort to encourage young girls to pursue careers in STEM. First, what even is STEM? STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Ma...

Course Selection Process

Course Selection Process

Antrita Manduva, Staff Writer

November 21, 2018

Every year, a new group of about 1000 students files into the O'Plaine campus of Warren Township High School, while one group leaves O'Plaine and transitions into Almond, and another prepares to bid goodbye to Warren, awaiting the next chapter in their life. And every year in November, students face...

Why You Should Take AP Human Geography

Why You Should Take AP Human Geography

Lauren Kim, Co-Editor

November 20, 2018

As November rolls around, the time comes for many of the underclassmen to choose their classes for their upcoming years in WTHS. While the task may seem daunting and some students may find themselves stuck between choosing their courses, I recommend that Juniors consider taking the AP Human Geography...

Movie Review: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Movie Review: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Charlotte Klett, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

On Friday, November 2nd, the new nutcracker movie was released in theaters. It's the first Christmas movie this year and a lot of people were concerned about its plot line after they've seen the trailer because it doesn't seem to be like the typical nutcracker story by Tschaikowski. After watching the...

When Does the Holiday Season Officially Start?

When Does the Holiday Season Officially Start?

Lena Groth, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

It's November 1st. Spooky season has just ended. Taking down fake spider webs and throwing out the jack-o-lanterns, you find yourself thinking: "Is it too early to start getting in the holiday spirit?" Or maybe you're indecisive, wondering if now is an acceptable time to turn on the Christmas music. Like...

Antrita Manduva

Antrita Manduva

Antrita Manduva, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

Hi! Welcome to my profile. I am Antrita Manduva; Class of 2021. That makes me a sophomore this year at Warren and so far, I am loving it! I'm involved with Choir, French Club, Speech Team, and of course - Scratch Paper. Hopefully, I can add Badminton or XC or Dance to my list in 2019. I am a Sagittarius,...

Cade Kelly

November 12, 2018

Hi, my name is Cade! I am senior and this is my first year on newspaper! I have an interest in writing and journalism and decided scratch paper would be a great way to get involved at school with something I love. Through Scratchpaper, I plan on writing on topics such as district news to keep our sc...

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