ICYMI: Week of December 5 – winter sports, local holiday celebrations and Taylor Swift concert ticket disaster


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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.


Editor Nadya Chase and WSPN’s Aimee Smith shared a timeline about local holiday celebrations in Wayland. Meanwhile, Staff Reporter Selena Liu created an infographic about Black Friday and Cyber Monday consumerism at WHS.


Staff Reporter Sierra Dale previewed winter sports at WHS through an infographic.

“Wayland High School just commenced its winter sports season on Monday, Nov. 28,” Dale wrote.


Co-Editor Charlotte Thirman photographed senior Bryn Curtin’s artistic process. Meanwhile, Staff Reporter Emma Zocco produced a gallery about the WHS a cappella performances.


Staff Reporter Jenny Shine reported on the Taylor Swift Ticketmaster disaster. WSPN’s Sophia Oppenheim shared information about WHS students’ Spotify Wrapped data. Meanwhile, Staff Reporter Penelope Biddle reviewed “The Car” by the Arctic Monkeys.


Zocco and Staff Reporter Mischa Lee wrote about their opinion on WHS not having a Homecoming dance. Editor Katya Luzarraga shared her perspective of being the oldest child and the expectations she faces. Liu and WSPN’s Talia Macchi discuss the realities of climate change in our society.


Staff Reporters Lucy Grasso, Morgen Warner and Abby Raftery spoke about the Wayland Holiday Stroll and the midpoint of quarter two in episode 66 of Weekly Breakdown. Meanwhile, Oppenheim and Staff Reporter Jane Tardif mic’d up various players at a Pickleball club meeting.