ICYMI: Week of November 21 – Spirit Week, Powderpuff and WHS Thanksgiving thoughts


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Nadya Chase

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Nadya Chase summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN article.


WSPN’s Katya Luzarraga previewed Spirit Week. Meanwhile, Co-Editor-in-Chief Genevieve Morrison reported on the past, present and future of the powderpuff tradition.


Co-Editor-in-Chief Emily Roberge spotlighted 2022 Wayland High School graduate Sammy Johnson earning a spot on a Division One crew roster.


Co-Editor Charlotte Thirman and WSPN’s Olivia Tawakol shared a video about the Wayland cheer team. Staff Reporter Hallie Luo photographed the boys varsity soccer game against Hopkinton.

Staff Reporter Emma Zocco shared a fruit salsa recipe. Meanwhile, WSPN’s Talia Macchi produced a video about WHS’s Thanksgiving thoughts.


Staff Reporter Penelope Biddle unfolded the production that went into WHSTE’s “Godspell.” Meanwhile, WSPN’s Kris Poole-Evans reviewed “My Policeman.”WSPN’s Kally Proctor reviewed “Hairspray.”


WSPN’s Nadya Chase shared her opinion on the reality of anxiety and extra time.

“To anyone struggling with anxiety, know that you’re not alone,” Chase wrote. “The most important thing you can do for your mental health is develop techniques that help you calm down, and, please, be easy on yourself.”


Staff Reporter Selena Liu, Luo and Su spoke about microaggressions in the first episode of the reboot of Asians on Air.