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  • A math club contest will be held on Oct. 7

  • The WHS Choirs will have a concert starting at 7:30 on Oct. 4

  • Parent-Teacher conferences will begin at 4:30 on Wed, Oct. 4

  • The gold out football game will begin at 7:15 on Oct. 6

  • There is no school on Oct. 6 or 9

Nina Elkadi
Nina Elkadi is a senior at West and a third-year staffer. She is the Print Editor-in-Chief this year and would like to thank Kanye West for helping her get there. She enjoys being outside and on the water, but can also enjoy a nice day inside laughing with her friends.

Nina Elkadi, Print Editor-in-Chief

Oct 13, 2017
West High Carpool Karaoke feat. Dr. Shoultz, Mr. DeVries and Mr. Henderson (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
Try to monitor my closed Chromebook (Story)
Aug 02, 2017
Column: A tip for freshmen (Story)
Aug 01, 2017
Opinion: Say no to the trans ban (Photo)
Jun 22, 2017
The invisible wall down First Avenue (Story)
Apr 16, 2017
Coming full circle (Story)
Apr 14, 2017
The Age of Adderall (Story)
Feb 18, 2017
Working toward peace (Story)
Feb 18, 2017
Unsung Heroes: Daniel Carlos (Story)
Dec 23, 2016
A look back: the West Side Story archives (Story)
Dec 06, 2016
Houseparty: the social media we’ve been lacking (Story)
Nov 30, 2016
Trader Joe’s is coming to Coralville (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
Stella under fire for requesting higher charges from Trump supporters (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
2016 Election one-stop shop (Story/Photo)
Nov 05, 2016
Behind the water bottle flip (Story)
Oct 01, 2016
Live Like Line: the movie (Story)
Oct 01, 2016
Ride along with an officer (Story)
Jun 30, 2016
Food review: BK Mac n’ Cheetos (Story)
Jun 05, 2016
Arts Fest 2016 recap (Story/Photo)
May 18, 2016
She was strong and her braveness was no mystery (Story)
Apr 26, 2016
From the west side to the west coast (Story)
Apr 15, 2016
Substitutes of West High (Story/Photo)
Apr 12, 2016
New leadership, new upgrades (Story)
Mar 23, 2016
Athletic Director Scott Kibby to be Liberty High principal (Story)
Mar 05, 2016
Green Gravel Comedy Festival features comedy from around the nation (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Crisis reveals character (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
First time caucus-goers: video teaser (Video)
Jan 31, 2016
Bernie rally features celebrities and musical guests (Story)
Jan 13, 2016
Mock accident staged in front of West (Story)
Dec 18, 2015
Tinker v. Des Moines celebrates 50 year anniversary (Story)
Dec 12, 2015
Hiding behind the screen (Story)
Nov 12, 2015
Safe and sound (Story)
Oct 16, 2015
Jazz saxophonist Adam Larson visits West (Story)
Oct 04, 2015
Trojans get political (Story)
Sep 28, 2015
Are passing periods too short? Band hallway edition (Story)
Sep 01, 2015
The audition (Story)
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