ICYMI: Week of March 13 – FY24 budget, future of affirmative action and March Madness


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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.


Staff Reporter Selena Liu broke down the Ohio train derailment in the fourth edition of Breaking Down Breaking News. Meanwhile, WSPN’s Katya Luzarraga reported on the School Committee’s meeting to discuss the FY24 budget.


Co-Editor-in-Chief Genevieve Morrison produced a gallery of a Window Dance Ensemble rehearsal.


WSPN’s Deirdre Brown reviewed Morgan Wallen’s new album, “One Thing at a Time.” Staff Reporters Hallie Luo and Jenny Shine created a Saint Patrick’s Day crossword. Meanwhile, Staff Reporters Mischa Lee and Melina Barris shared their favorite trending accessories.


WSPN’s Reva Datar discussed the future of affirmative action. Staff Reporter Chloe Zilembo shared her opinion about the proposed “Day of Hate” and antisemitism in the United States. Meanwhile, Co-Editor-in-Chief Emily Roberge and Staff Reporter Ryan Chase wrote about Mikaela Shiffrin’s recent World Cup wins.

Shine wrote about her the struggles of being a winter athlete. WSPN’s Delia Caulfield shared her opinion about the controversy surrounding the Miss Universe organization.


WSPN’s Tess Alongi and Staff Reporter Lucy Grasso discussed the first round of the NCAA March Madness Tournament. Staff Reporter Abby Raftery interviewed freshman Zoe Garcia about the success of her TikTok account.