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SSIKED hosts annual Diversity Dinner

SSIKED held one of their biggest events of the year, their annual Diversity Dinner, this past Thursday, Nov. 2.

Eman Elsheikh, Videographer

SSIKED is West High’s student-led organization designed to encourage academic success and promote diversity.

On Thursday, Nov. 2, they hosted their annual Diversity Dinner. Families were encouraged to bring dishes to represent their cultures, and various local restaurants made food donations.

In addition, students and faculty held performances throughout the night ranging from spoken poetry to song to dance.

The event brought many different sides of the community together and gave everyone involved a chance to experience other cultures.

Many different acts showed off their culture and skills at the SSIKED Diversity Dinner.
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Eman Elsheikh, Videographer

Eman Elsheikh is a senior at West High. It is her first year on staff and she is a Broadcast videographer. When she's not working on videos, Eman watches...

Teya Kerns, Photographer

Teya Kerns is a sophomore at West High. It is her first year on the staff of the West Side Story newspaper as a photographer. In her free time Teya enjoys...

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