• Women’s marches make global impact

    Women’s marches make global impact

    Naima Turbes, Staff Writer

    February 2, 2017

    Seven hundred marches. Sixty countries. Seven continents. That is the estimate of the size and spread of the women’s marches for social justice that occured on Jan. 21. From Capitol Hill to Nairobi, the sunny beaches of Cape Town to the Antarctic, from Paris, the city of love, to Atlanta, home of the civil rights movement, millions of women...

  • Steve Frappier in Ft. Lauterdale airport tragedy

    Steve Frappier in Ft. Lauterdale airport tragedy

    Phoebe Liu, Staff Writer

    February 2, 2017

    The frequency of news reports of innocents shot to death, and everyday explosions, seems to be increasing. With each additional shooting, terrorist attack, or bombing, humans react with lessening intensity. Humans are becoming desensitized to violence and terror in the modern world. When on Friday, Jan. 6, 26-year-old Esteban Santiago began shooting...

News

Seniors look forward to packing 10,000 meals this spring

Mason Arbery, Staff Writer

For the past two years, the Westminster Class of 2017 has met in the Oglesby Room in the Middle School during one of their advisement periods. However, the students do much more than sit with their advisors or listen to a speaker. Instead, the students has given itself a lofty goal: each year, they make an effort to fight world...

March 3, 2017

Women’s marches make global impact

Women’s marches make global impact

Naima Turbes, Staff Writer

Seven hundred marches. Sixty countries. Seven continents. That is the estimate of the size and spread of the women’s marches...

February 2, 2017

Atlanta as human trafficking hotspot

Casey Monyak, Staff Writer

To many of its residents, Atlanta is a thriving city renowned for its incredibly busy airport, large aquarium, hopping nightlife, and high quality food. Atlanta is also home to another lucrative industry, one which generates nearly $290 million locally each year: human trafficking. A lot of people seem to have trouble grasping...

February 2, 2017

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How to deal with a political loss

Vicky Zhang, Guest Columnist

Trump’s defeat of Hillary Clinton felt like a blow to my very foundation. I was not just shaken by the oversimplifying polls that claimed her victory, but had seemingly lost faith in the country. My drive to school on Wednesday was the first indicator of change- the homemade signs that had been so proudly promoting Clinton the day before were brought indoors. The morning...

December 2, 2016

“The Republic is Weeping”: Students react to election

Myles Hudson, Guest Writer

The Republic is weeping. By the time polling centers closed on November 8th, 61.4 million Americans—47.8% of voters—had cast their ballots for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Virtually every poll put Secretary Clinton ahead of real-estate mogul Donald J. Trump. The New York Times had Secretary Clinton at an impenetrable 95% chance of victory before the...

December 2, 2016

Trump’s success sparks anxiety and new hope

By Grand Admiral, History God-Emperor, Grand Duke of Atlanta, King of Georgia, Jack Amerson I and Noah Weinstein, Guest Writers

It appears the Westminster campus is slowly returning to normal. Though the articles published in this month’s issue of the Bi-Line may spur another wave of debate, it seems as though, for the most part, things have calmed down. Across the nation, however, many are still reeling from the results of the 2016 election. Arriving to school the day after the election,...

December 2, 2016

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Letter from the Editors – January 2017

It’s the New Year! Yay! It’s already the end of January but it feels like nothing has really changed, and I still write ‘2016’ on all my papers....

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Arts

STEAM JanTerm visits artist residency

Annie Kong, Staff Writer

One of the numerous JanTerm courses offered this year is the STEAM Workshop, where students apply science, technology, engineering, art, and math skills to create individual...

February 2, 2017

Students pursue writing during NaNoWriMo

December 2, 2016

Students perform The Crucible, draw enthusiastic crowds

December 2, 2016

AP Art students visit Oregon and California coast lines

December 2, 2016

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