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COVID-19 in Sports

COVID-19 in Sports

Josh Pos, Staff Writer

March 30, 2020

18 days ago, I was watching my beloved Indiana Hoosiers play in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament hoping for a win to potentially secure their bid to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2016. A couple hours earlier, the Big Ten Conference announced that there will be no fans allowed...

Cleansing the World

Cleansing the World

Michela Schenk, Writer

March 30, 2020

This world can be a hot mess. We, humans, like to ensure that. We fight wars between nations over land and money. We fight wars inside our own countries through slandering tweets, racist, sexist, homophobic, or other discriminatory comments. We continuously invade and destroy habitats that aren’t our...

BSU – 2020 RECAP

BSU - 2020 RECAP

Rebecca Benjamin and Emely Castrejon, Staff Writers

March 16, 2020

Warren Township's Black Student Union Presents:  A Journey Through Culture!   Get a glance of the culture through performances on the basis of the Harlem Renaissance to present day!  With both musical and spoken word acts!  The show highlights not only the artistic culture, but the reality...

Coronavirus x American Students

Coronavirus x American Students

Niharika Sapra, Staff Writer

March 16, 2020

A global pandemic. Almost 175,000 affected. Over 6,000 dead. The first case of this deadly new virus, that attacks human respiratory symptoms and is spread by person-to-person contact, was discovered at a fish market in Wuhan, China. Since then, the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread to over 132...

CEC students visit Maine West High School

CEC students visit Maine West High School

Rebecca Benjamin and Athirai Ambikkumar, Staff Writers

March 16, 2020

Check out this great video by Rebecca Benjamin and Athirai Ambikkumar as they traveled with the WTHS - CEC program to Maine West high school to cover our CEC/ELS students as they competed in a basketball tournament there earlier this month!    ...

WTHS vs MND – 2020 CEC/ELS Students

WTHS vs MND - 2020 CEC/ELS Students

Lily Witkowski, Contributor to Scratch Paper

March 16, 2020

Check out this great video created and edited by Lily Witkowski of our students from the ELS program featuring versus students from Mundelein High School!   ...

Turnabout 2020 – ICED OUT

Turnabout 2020 - ICED OUT

Marlyn Gajek, Staff Writer

March 16, 2020

Turnabout is the smallest dance that the school holds by far. With mainly only Junior and Seniors attending there is not much of a big turn out. There are many reasons for this, such as the reason why they call it turnabout: the girls ask the boys to the dance. This discourages many of the friend grou...

Mr.Warren 2020

Mr.Warren 2020

Marlyn Gajek, Staff Writer

March 16, 2020

March 6th, 2020. That was the date of this year's fourth annual Mr.Warren contest. The contest is one where the males who have signed up to compete and show off their wonderful talents they wish to showcase to the audience, and then they all answer some questions. This year’s competition had...

Senior Night – Boys Basketball 2020

Senior Night - Boys Basketball 2020

Lily Witkowski, Contributor to Scratch Paper

March 10, 2020

Check out this great video recapping Senior Night at the Boy's basketball game versus Stevenson High School.  Also included is a performance by the Varsity Devilettes and the Boy/Girl dance! ...

Benefits of Bug Eating

Benefits of Bug Eating

Marlyn Gajek, Staff Writer

March 9, 2020

The image of eating bugs has been looked at with disgust and met with the action of gagging. The action of eating bugs is called entomophagy. Eating bugs has been part of an everyday diet and still is in most parts of the world, such as: South America, Africa, Asia, Australia, and New Zealand. That i...

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