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West Side Story

  • Student Senate Executive Board elections are on Wednesday

  • The Drake Relays for track start Thursday

  • The orchestra program has a concert on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.

  • The Functional Programs talent show will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday

  • Check @WSSAthletics on Twitter for updates on sports events this week

Harry Westergaard
Harry is a Sophomore at West High. This is his first year writing on staff as a film columnist and he is looking forward to putting his love of cinema to work for West Side Story. He enjoys many different types of media in spare time, including movies, books, and music.

Harry Westergaard, Movie Columnist and Reporter

Mar 10, 2017
“Logan” exceeds genre tropes with gritty character study (Story)
Mar 05, 2017
Jordan Peele establishes directorial talents with suspenseful and hilarious “Get Out” (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Most anticipated films of 2017 (Story)
Feb 11, 2017
Patrisse Cullors of #BlackLivesMatter speaks to packed house at Englert (Story)
Jan 25, 2017
10 best films of 2016 (Story)
Jan 21, 2017
Iowa City actors band together for protest reading (Story)
Jan 09, 2017
Rogue One is the perfect ‘Star Wars’ prequel (Story)
Dec 21, 2016
What to watch to prep for the Golden Globes (Story)
Nov 23, 2016
Students speak up against hate and discrimination (Story)
Nov 12, 2016
Students oppose hateful rhetoric with afternoon protest (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
Fargo plays at FilmScene for twentieth anniversary (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
The Book of Mormon ends run at Hancher (Story)
Oct 13, 2016
“The Birth of a Nation” fails to live up to title (Story)
Sep 29, 2016
John Waters at the Englert preview (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
Hanks and Eastwood pilot “Sully” biopic successfully (Story)
Sep 08, 2016
“Don’t Think Twice” nails why improv is special (Story)
Apr 27, 2016
COLORS present at Governor’s Conference (Story)
Apr 24, 2016
Blue Velvet (1986) review (Story)
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