Voters in Georgia wait in extensive lines to cast polls.
Presidential election exposes local and national voting suppression
Nandana Avasarala, News Reporter • November 20, 2020

With more people voting via mail-in ballots than ever before, voting and voter suppression have been important topics in the 2020...

Kelley and Tyler Day organize students’ saliva samples during weekly testing.
Westminster implements weekly COVID-19 testing on campus
Evvie Morgan, News Reporter • November 20, 2020

To combat COVID-19 transmission when Westminster first began the school year, Westminster tested all members of the community...

Benji Backer testifies before the House of Representatives.
A conservative’s fight to bring climate change back into the GOP’s agenda: a conversation with Benji Backer
Toby Liu, News Reporter • November 20, 2020

The American political climate has experienced an increasing polarization between political parties, evident in the divide between...

Partying during a pandemic: a sign of hope or an emblem of privilege?
Sofi Hromis, Guest Columnist • November 20, 2020

It's been over 240 days since Governor Brian Kemp declared COVID-19 an “unprecedented public health emergency” in March. There's been around...

An end to a term of hate
Diane Chen, Columnist • November 20, 2020

As the projected winner of the 2020 presidential election, Joe Biden has already begun to plan a series of executive orders to repeal Donald...

Amy Coney Barrett at hr confirmation on Oct. 26, 2020.
In support of the confirmation of Justice Amy Coney Barrett
Andrew Thompson, Guest Columnist • November 20, 2020

On Oct. 26, 2020, despite protests, hit pieces, and vocal objections by senators, Amy Coney Barrett became Justice Amy Coney Barrett after being...

Recap of boys' cross country season
Austin Reiner, Sports Reporter • November 20, 2020

The boys’ cross country team’s season began on Aug. 3, 2020 clouded in uncertainty. The runners and coaches had many questions on their minds, ranging from the design...

Pullen leads football team on the field.
Spotlight on athletics coach and physics teacher Adam Pullen
Russell Wagman, Sports Reporter • November 20, 2020

In a community filled with intelligent, caring, and charismatic staff and students, it is often hard to stand out at Westminster. Despite this, physics teacher, football coach,...

Ellis Fitness Room adjusts to new COVID-19 protocols
Neil Dhingra, Sports Reporter • November 20, 2020

Tucked away in the back corner of Turner Gym sits the Ellis Fitness Room, a place that countless Wildcats call home. On a typical day in Westminster’s weight room, athletes...

WAC hosts an evening rehearsal, socially distant, in the tent on Love Patio.
MAC and WAC adapt to COVID-19 procedures
Alex Wa, Arts Reporter • November 20, 2020

The Westminster Men’s A Cappella (MAC) and Women's A Cappella (WAC) groups have made a number of changes to their practices this school year,...

Students perform "Seize the Day" finale.
Students collaborate with Broadway stars to produce fall musical revue
Melanie Zhang, Arts Reporter • November 20, 2020

This October, the Upper School Westminster Players performed a musical revue titled Broadway Comes to Westminster! The musical revue featured...

StudioW debuts new short films
Alexandra Yuan, Arts Writer • October 15, 2020

Westminster’s Upper School film club, StudioW, has recently released two short films that have been selected for the 2020 All American Film...

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