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2019 Graduation

2019 Graduation

Zoe Buhalis, Geneve Thomas-Palmer, and Charles Solomon

June 5, 2019

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Community High School Prom

Community High School Prom

Lacey Cooper and Lily Sickman-Garner

May 7, 2019

   

Title IX complaint filed against Community High School

Title IX complaint filed against Community High School

Paige Duff and Cammi Tirico

April 25, 2019

UPDATE: In a statement released via a facebook post on April 30, 2019, the filer, Jenny Hannibal, said that after talking with staff, students and parents she has acknowledged that there are inaccuracies in the complaint. She goes on to apologize to survivors who may have felt traumatized by this situation...

CHS deans named MIPA Administrators of the Year

CHS deans named MIPA Administrators of the Year

Ava Millman

April 24, 2019

In what had the makings of a spectacular April Fool’s joke, on Monday April 1, 2019, Community High School’s (CHS) Dean Marci Tuzinsky and Assistant Dean Rebecca Westrate entered Tracy Anderson’s first block journalism class, oblivious of what was to come. The pair, lured in by a phony interview i...

West Side Not Water Hill

West Side Not Water Hill

Tai Tworek

February 8, 2019

David Malcolm noticed his neighborhood was changing. It was when he was standing at the bus stop on Brooks Street, carrying a duffle bag. Malcolm noticed a man kept eyeing him as he walked toward his house. A few minutes later, a police car slowly rolled past Malcolm on the street. The policemen i...

Art Through it All

Art Through it All

January 7, 2019

In late November, I had the chance to sit down with Elena Flores to talk about her life, art and her illness. As we sat in Sweetwaters at Westgate, Elena was so joyful and full of hope. This article was written at the beginning of December.  Elena passed away on Dec. 31 surrounded by her loved ones. ...

Marci Harris: teaching French

Marci Harris: teaching French

Sophie Nunez and Hope Hesseltine

December 14, 2018

Marci Harris, 20 years old, stands in front of a class at West Aurora High School, located in a small city in Illinois. Nervously, she looks around the room to see people of a wide variety of ages, but what stands out to her the most are the two seniors in the room, only two years younger than her. ...

“Bird” flipped me the bird

“Bird” flipped me the bird

Julian Ascani

September 13, 2018

 When you hear about age discrimination, it's usually in the context of employers looking for and choosing to hire younger employees.  They discriminate against older members of the workforce. But the kind of age discrimination that pisses me off most is when I am unable to utilize resources that would...

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