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Geoffrey Wang: It’s hard to get better if you don’t practice

Geoffrey Wang: It’s hard to get better if you don’t practice

Nathan Zhao
February 14
Filed under Articles, Recent Posts, Showcase, Spotlight, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

The theater lights dim to a deep, mesmerizing blue, and the crowd’s cheer fades for a moment as one lone student walks onstage. After a couple moments of setup, he picks up his LED Chinese yo-yo and begins the performance. As each trick is performed perfectly in rapid succession, the full auditorium...

WW ’17: Talent show

WW ’17: Talent show

Conor Keating and Olivia Waldron
February 13
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Recent Posts, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN, WSPN.TV

Students and faculty participate in the annual Winter Week talent show.

WW ’17: Trivia Night (14 photos)

WW ’17: Trivia Night (14 photos)

Abby Stoller and Anika Das
February 13
Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Recent Posts, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

Student Council hosts Trivia Night on Wednesday, Feb. 8.

WW ’17: Juniors attend MVP presentation

WW ’17: Juniors attend MVP presentation

Duncan Stephenson and Kyle Chen
February 10
Filed under Articles, News, Recent Posts, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

Every year, juniors at Wayland High School learn about the Mentors for Violence Prevention program (MVP) in Wellness classes. There is also an MVP club, which is made up of seniors who have already learned about MVP in the classroom. During this year’s Winter Week, the members and advisors of the...

WW ’17: Hypnotist show

WW ’17: Hypnotist show

Nathan Zhao and Naomi Lathan
February 9
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN, WSPN.TV

Hypnotist Peter Gross invited students to participate in his show on Thursday night.

WW ’17: K-pop Club performs (20 photos)

WW ’17: K-pop Club performs (20 photos)

Janani Gandhi
February 9
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

WHS' K-pop Club dances to Korean pop music during Winter Week.

WW ’17: Seniors view “13th” documentary

WW ’17: Seniors view “13th” documentary

Veronika Golod
February 7
Filed under Articles, News, Recent Posts, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

As the senior class filed into the theater on Wednesday, they had no idea that the film they were about to watch as part of Winter Week, Ava DuVernay's documentary "13th," would be powerful and emotional enough to bring some to tears. The film focuses around the question of whether the 13th Amendment...

WW ’17: History teacher Kevin Delaney leads woodworking workshop

WW ’17: History teacher Kevin Delaney leads woodworking workshop

Charlie Moore and Veronika Golod
February 7
Filed under Articles, News, Recent Posts, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

History department head Kevin Delaney led a woodworking workshop in WHS' new Innovation Realization Lab for junior and senior students on Friday as part of Winter Week. In the lab, which was introduced students are free to invent, create and brainstorm new and innovative ideas. “I was asked by...

WW ’17: WHS sophomores attend PFLAG presentation

WW ’17: WHS sophomores attend PFLAG presentation

Nathan Zhao and Matt Karle
February 7
Filed under Articles, In-Depth, News, Recent Posts, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

On Friday, WHS sophomores convened in the auditorium for a mandatory presentation by the Greater Boston chapter of PFLAG, or Parents and Friends for Lesbians and Gays, a nationwide organization that describes itself as “the extended family of the LGBTQ community.” Annually given to the sophomore...

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