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WHS hosts winter college a cappella concert (video)

WHS hosts winter college a cappella concert (video)

Hannah Rice and Kate Balicki
January 3
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WHS' three a cappella groups performed along with the Simmons College Sirens, Harvard University Veritones, and Northeastern University Unisons in the CAPA winter college a cappella concert.

Students participate in annual winter band concert (19 photos)

Students participate in annual winter band concert (19 photos)

Abby Stoller and Veronika Golod
December 21
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WHS' concert band and honors wind ensemble performed with Wayland Middle School's symphonic band in the annual winter band concert.

Artist of the Week: Athina Apazidis

Artist of the Week: Athina Apazidis

Abby Stoller
December 7
Filed under Articles, Artist of the Week, Arts & Entertainment, Student Art

Some people have one pursuit life that truly means the world to them. Senior Athina Apazidis’ passion is drawing. She has been doodling since elementary school, but began seriously drawing towards the end of middle school. “[Drawing sparked my interest] when I saw how talented my friends were. It was a...

WSPN takes a look at fall fashion

WSPN takes a look at fall fashion

Masha Yakhkind, Aimee LaRochelle, and Joyce Wu
November 29
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1. Flowy Cardigans Flowy cardigans are a must-have for fall. They are super versatile and come in all different fabrics, colors, patterns and styles. Everyone can find one that fits their personal style. Another great aspect of flowy cardigans is that they can be dressed up and down for all occasions. 1 ...

BREAKING NEWS: Senior District results announced

BREAKING NEWS: Senior District results announced

Natalie Hsu
November 22
Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Breaking News, Recent Posts, Uncategorized

Last Saturday, Nov. 19, students from Wayland High School gathered early in the morning to audition for the MMEA Senior District Festival. The auditions were held at Milton High School in Milton, Massachusetts. Results of the auditions were posted the night of Nov. 19. In addition to being chosen for...

Artist of the Week: Yana Lipnesh

Artist of the Week: Yana Lipnesh

Joyce Wu and Kyle Chen
November 20
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If you ask a high school student with no art experience to turn a blank sheet of paper into a piece of art, they would give you a confused facial expression. However, if you were to ask freshman Yana Lipnesh, she would turn to the paper without batting an eyelash and start sketching, envisioning its outc...

Art Club hosts Memory Project

Art Club hosts Memory Project

Aimee LaRochelle
November 14
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Imagine sitting in the art room flipping through a series of portraits. These images display all different sorts of emotions. Some are sad, some are happy, and some are thoughtful. When you’re done looking through the drawings, you get up and leave the room, heading towards your next class. These are...

A cappella groups change Sunday practice policy

A cappella groups change Sunday practice policy

Abby Mitty and Andrew D'Amico
November 13
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Recently, WHS' a cappella groups have adopted new rules regarding off-campus meetings without club advisor supervision. Before these rules were instated, the three a cappella groups - the Muses, the Testostertones and the Madrigals - met on Sunday nights to rehearse. “All I know about the rules is that it’s...

The Greg Hopkins Sextet plays at WHS

The Greg Hopkins Sextet plays at WHS

Meg Trogolo
November 9
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The Greg Hopkins Sextet played the music of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn at WHS.

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Artist of the Week: Kyle Chen

Artist of the Week: Kyle Chen

Joyce Wu and Natalie Hsu
October 30
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A young man sits in front of a piano, all 88 keys of the piano spread out in front of him. His fingers hover over the interchanging black and white wooden keys as he inhales, preparing to play the first note of the night. Eyes deep into the crowd were laid on him and shivers crawled down his back. Woul...

Orchestra performs annual masquerade concert (32 photos)

Orchestra performs annual masquerade concert (32 photos)

Audrey Camacho
October 27
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The Wayland High School and Middle School orchestras performed together in the annual masquerade concert last Monday.

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