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Opinion: 13 Reasons Why I Don’t Recommend Watching 13 Reasons Why

Opinion: 13 Reasons Why I Don’t Recommend Watching 13 Reasons Why

Lucy Hughes
June 15, 2017
Filed under Articles, Opinion, Recent Posts, Reviews, WSPN

I started watching 13 Reasons Why because my friends told me to. “You have to watch it,” they told me. “Why?” I’d ask, “Is it that good?” “No, it is not good, but it is something you have to watch,” they would reply. “You have to watch it because it teaches about suicidal students...

Infographic: WHS students at camp

Infographic: WHS students at camp

Lucy Hughes and Isabel Gitten
June 15, 2017
Filed under Infographics, WSPN

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Boys’ volleyball defeats Needham (28 photos)

Boys’ volleyball defeats Needham (28 photos)

Conor Keating and Joyce Wu
June 15, 2017
Filed under Multimedia, News, Photo Galleries, Recent Posts, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The boys' volleyball team defeated Needham in the state semi-finals 3-0.

News Brief: Final Examinations at WHS

News Brief: Final Examinations at WHS

Matt Karle and Kevin Wang
June 15, 2017
Filed under Articles, News, News Brief, Recent Posts, WSPN

This June, WHS will be altering the methods by which they apply final examinations to students. In previous years, comprehensive exams from the major academic subjects tested students on their second-semester knowledge. However, students will only have traditionally formatted final exams on science and...

Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2

Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2

Matt Karle
June 14, 2017
Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews, Showcase, WSPN

James Gunn’s second installment to his successful “Guardians of the Galaxy” franchise falls somewhat short of its predecessor’s unique charm, but through its impressive effects, entertaining action sequences and light-hearted sense of humor, it still provides a fun film for audiences looking ...

Class of 2017 reflects on high school experience (video)

Class of 2017 reflects on high school experience (video)

Janani Gandhi, Kate Balicki, and Joyce Wu
June 14, 2017
Filed under Multimedia, Recent Posts, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN.TV

Seniors reflect on their past four years on their final day of high school.

WSPN looks at summer fashion trends

WSPN looks at summer fashion trends

Masha Yakhkind and Aimee LaRochelle
June 14, 2017
Filed under Features, Multimedia, Opinion, WSPN

WSPN's Masha Yakhkind and Aimee LaRochelle take a look into the latest summer fashion trends popping up this season.    

Gabi Smith: I love being able to recreate the magic of camp that I loved as a kid for all the campers

Gabi Smith: I love being able to recreate the magic of camp that I loved as a kid for all the campers

Isabel Gitten and Lucy Hughes
June 14, 2017
Filed under Articles, Features, WSPN

When school ends in June, many students go on vacation, spend time at the beach or find a summer job. However, in the hot months of July and August, Junior Gabi Smith spends her time outside in the fresh air teaching kids how to make friendship bracelets, mix paint and make clay pots Smith could n...

Ella Johnson: Camp introduced me to a lot of different types of people and situations

Ella Johnson: Camp introduced me to a lot of different types of people and situations

Isabel Gitten and Lucy Hughes
June 14, 2017
Filed under Articles, Features, WSPN

Summer means many things to different people. To some, it means freedom from school, the beginning of vacation, or the endless possibilities of what could fill the long hot days. For junior Ella Johnson, summer meant going to one of her favorite places in the world, Camp Nellie Huckins. Driving down...

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