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West High show choirs perform at Winter Swing Show at Hancher

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Luke Reynolds, Reporter
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Love her or hate her, Lena Dunham has established herself a place in today's pop culture. Ever since the HBO series "Girls" took off, her signature coarse humor and form of feminism has divided most of the American public. After releasing her memoir a few years ago, it didn't come as too much of a surprise when I discovered she had co-founded a new publishing imprint at Random House with close...

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Isabelle Robles
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Maddie Huinker is a basketball player through and through. She comes from a basketball family, with her dad Jon and older brother Gabe both having played. She’s been playing on a club basketball team since third grade. And since then, her dad has been taking her and her brother to the North Liberty Rec Center and Iowa Field House to shoot. “When I was ten years old I was playing pick up ball with adul...

Student playlist: Owen Smith

Carmela Cohen Suarez, Reporter

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Smith believes that “a good song has good lyrics, so not just pointless stuff.” When choosing what to add to his playlist, Smith likes to take into account the beat a...

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Right now, the United States is the most diverse it has ever been. More than forty million Americans were born in another country, with the vast majority of them coming from...

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