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In Black and White: White Privilege

In Black and White: White Privilege

Cameron Cook

At West, a belief in white privilege and its detriments are common among students of color. “White privilege is like having a torch over every other race,” said Suha S...  Read More »

May 19, 2016

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Darian’s story

April 15, 2016

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Creating Culture

April 14, 2016

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Students answer questions about Spain

April 7, 2016

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Track and field teams set to compete at state meet

Track and field teams set to compete at state meet

Last Thursday, May 12, the boys and girls track and field teams participated in the state qualifying meet. The meet was held at West High and the girls team placed first wh...  Read More »

May 17, 2016

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Fighting in the ring and for his country

May 8, 2016

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Tennis teams split with City High

May 2, 2016

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Drake Relays one-stop shop

April 27, 2016

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Guess who?: Teacher prom edition

Guess who?: Teacher prom edition

Leah Dusterhoft and Claire Murray

As styles from past decades make a comeback in 2016 fashion, take a look at West High Staff members high school prom pictures. Hopefully these hair styles won't make a comeback. Move...  Read More »

May 13, 2016

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Fashion Friday: Naomi Shilyanski

May 13, 2016

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Blue Velvet (1986) review

April 24, 2016

From left to right: Amy Yan '17 (flute), Kamea Holmes '17 (bassoon), Hope Anderson '16 (oboe), Ned Furlong '17 (french horn), Anoushka Divekar '16 (clarinet)

Woodwind Quintet shines at music festival

April 21, 2016

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Flash Fest brings community together

Flash Fest brings community together

Fenna Semken and Sarah Longmire

Austin "Flash" Schroeder was remembered tonight, May 13, 2016 by friends, family and community members through the second annual Flash Fest at Iowa City West High School. This...  Read More »

May 13, 2016

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Mary Beth Tinker visits Iowa City West High School

May 11, 2016

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Forever with Flash

May 2, 2016

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Creating a literal [deck of] woman card[s]

April 29, 2016

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