ICYMI – Week of September 12: College preparation, TikTok trends and Wayland football wins home opener

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

Tess Alongi

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

News:
WSPN’s Delia Caulfield talked to the class of 2022 on their senior year and the college preparation process. Co-Editors-in-Chief Garrett Spooner and Taylor McGuire along with WSPN’s Jonathan Zhang reported on the popular TikTok trend “devious licks” and how it has caused destruction in the school bathrooms.

Sports:
Staff reporter Aditya Weling talked about Cam Newton’s release and the impact of that decision. Editor Sammy Johnson recapped Wayland’s win against Hopkinton in their season opener.

A&E:
Guest writer Bryn Leonard gave her opinions on the book, “The Magpie Murders.”

“It is not often that I come across a book within a book—it’s a rare occurrence in literature,” Leonard said. “Still, if done well, it can create an impressive and thought-provoking story. In ‘Magpie Murders,’ the reader gets to read two mysteries at once that correlate with one another.”

Opinion:
WSPN’s Emily Roberge spoke about her opinions on Kanye West’s “Donda” collaboration and how it ignores the stories of survivors. WSPN’s Jonathan Zhang wrote in his column about finding your passion.

Sports Broadcast:
Co-Editor-in-Chief Garrett Spooner debated with guest writer Andrew Boyer about the NBA Free Agency Recap and Season Predictions.

“In today’s episode, Boyer and Spooner recap the NBA free agency period, detailing all of the top moves. After, the pair gives their season outlook, finals prediction and sleeper team.”