Wayland Student Press

  • Laura Cole, LSRHS guidance counselor, is chosen as next assistant principal of WHS

  • Wayland recognized as a Best Community for Music Education by NAMM for 10th straight year

  • WSPN to host final SAT practice test fundraiser on April 6

  • Junior Kyle Chen places third in national piano competition

  • WHSTE's "Pronoun" qualifies for state finals at Old John Hancock Hall

  • Retirement party for Happy Hollow Principal Jim Lee on June 6, send favorite memories to [email protected]

  • Class of 2021 selects the Hyatt Regency Boston as next year's prom venue

  • Class of 2022 runs mattress fundraiser

  • CAPA a cappella concert to be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 6

  • Seniors Lauren Campbell, Eric McGonagle, Myle Larsen to host Progressive Dinner on March 30

Politicast Episode 2: Michael Cohen’s Testimony

Politicast Episode 2: Michael Cohen’s Testimony

Alex Janoff, Charlie Moore, and Christos Belibasakis

March 14, 2019


Filed under Podcasts, Politicast, Politics, Showcase, WSPN

Politicast is the bi-weekly political podcast of WSPN. Hosted by Alex Janoff, Charlie Moore and Christos Belibasakis, Politicast features a range of political views on a wide variety of issues. In Episode 2, the hosts give their takes on Michael Cohen's testimony, his trustworthiness and the impact of...

Politipress: Growing pool of candidates (Part 2)

Politipress: Growing pool of candidates (Part 2)

Charlie Moore

March 6, 2019


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who the politicians that represent us are, and what they do. In the tenth installment of Politipress, I take a look at the Republicans looking to challenge President Trump in the 2020 race for the presidency. I broke ...

Politicast Episode 1: The Virginia Legislature

Politicast Episode 1: The Virginia Legislature

Alex Janoff, Charlie Moore, and Christos Belibasakis

February 27, 2019


Filed under Podcasts, Politicast, Politics, Showcase, WSPN

Politicast is the bi-weekly political podcast of WSPN. Hosted by Alex Janoff, Charlie Moore and Christos Belibasakis, Politicast features a range of political views and biases on a wide variety of issues. In Episode 1, the hosts break down the state of Virginia politics and preview the Democratic pr...

Politipress: Growing Pool of Candidates (Part I)

Politipress: Growing Pool of Candidates (Part I)

Charlie Moore

February 13, 2019


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who the politicians that represent us are, and what they do. In this installment of Politipress, I take a look at the latest Democrats to throw their hats in the 2020 race for the presidency. 2020 is so close yet so far from where we cu...

Politipress: Review – “Vice”

Politipress: Review – “Vice”

Charlie Moore

January 15, 2019


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who our representing politicians are, and what they actually do. In this installment of Politipress, I review Adam McKay’s latest movie, “Vice,” a mockumentary-style commentary on Vice President Dick Cheney. Forme...

Politipress: A Looming Shutdown

Politipress: A Looming Shutdown

Charlie Moore

December 21, 2018


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who the politicians that represent us are and what they do. In this installment of Politipress, I take a look at the fiery debate over President Trump's border wall and why it may lead the federal government to a partial...

Politipress: Wayland to pass on grass

Politipress: Wayland to pass on grass

Charlie Moore

November 27, 2018


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who the politicians that represent us are and what they do. In this installment of Politipress, I review the most recent Wayland Town Meeting and what it accomplished. Wayland held a 10-topic town meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13 in the ...

Mock midterms results

Mock midterms results

Julia Callini

November 14, 2018


Filed under Infographics, News, Politics, Showcase, WSPN

On Monday, Nov. 5 and Tuesday, Nov. 6, the AP Government and Politics class held a mock midterm election for WHS in the commons. The following infographics detail the WHS results, as well as how they compared to the actual Massachusetts election results.       ...

Politipress: Post-Midterms Recap

Politipress: Post-Midterms Recap

Charlie Moore

November 14, 2018


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who the politicians that represent us are and what they do. In this installment of Politipress, I recap the 2018 midterm elections, discussing results and impacts. So the midterms have come and gone. Did that blue wave wash Cong...

Politipress: Midterms Overview

Politipress: Midterms Overview

Charlie Moore

October 31, 2018


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who the politicians that represent us are and what they do. In this installment of Politipress, I overview the 2018 Midterm elections, including who you will find on your ballot and what a vote for each candidate means...

Opinion: Register to Vote

Opinion: Register to Vote

Elizabeth Francis, Wayland Democratic Town Committee

October 16, 2018


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Showcase, WSPN

Editor's Note: This opinion piece was co-written by the Wayland Democratic Town Committee. Your vote matters. Recent elections and governmental decisions have highlighted just how much our government affects our daily lives. If any recent national event has struck any sort of chord with you, whet...

News Brief: Full class Executive Board rosters announced

News Brief: Full class Executive Board rosters announced

Kevin Wang

June 2, 2018


Filed under Articles, News, News Brief, Politics, Showcase, WSPN

Class Executive Board members were announced on Friday, June 1. They will complement the class officers, who were elected a week prior, in the upcoming school year. "I" denotes incumbency, and the quantity denotes the number of years the officer has already served. Class of 2019, current juniors Of...

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