WAC kicks off new year with annual retreat

Hadley Foust, Arts Reporter

September 27, 2019

     As the new school year kicks off, WAC members prepare for the upcoming year by participating in the annual WAC retreat. Though planned mainly by parents of WAC members, co-leaders Anna Davis and Emily Seo have a lot of inp...

AP Art students adjust to changes in curriculum

Frances Munger, Arts Reporter

September 27, 2019

     It is certainly the year of change for students at Westminster. As the student body has been adjusting to the cottages, construction on campus, and as always, a new freshman class, the AP art students have even more adj...

Students push themselves further in Atlanta Youth Wind Symphony

Noah Turbes, Arts Reporter

September 27, 2019

     As sports and clubs begin to ramp up at Westminster, musicians in the Atlanta Youth Wind Symphony have been training for weeks to display their talents. The Atlanta Youth Wind Symphony is the leading opportunity for hig...

Faculty showcase artwork in Broyles

Mason Yu, Arts Reporter

September 27, 2019

     The faculty art gallery is the newest addition to the Broyles art gallery, running from August 15 to September 18. Various genres and styles fill the gallery, including ceramics, sculpture, photography, and painting. Of t...

Upper School students break into the electronic music scene

Beatriz de Arístegui, Arts Reporter

September 27, 2019

For many, the idea of musical stardom and success is a far fetched dream. However, for junior Charlie Zacks, his musical aspirations have inspired him to launch his own musical career. Zacks has gone from downloading free musi...

Westminster players prepare for spring production of Romeo and Juliet

Sarah Street, Arts Reporter

February 28, 2019

During the past few months, the Westminster players embarked on a journey in bringing to life one of the most esteemed theatrical productions in history, Romeo and Juliet. Traditionally set in the medieval town of Verona, the...

Scholastic Art & Writing winners receive gold key awards

Ryan Hockstein, Arts Reporter

February 28, 2019

Nine Westminster students won Gold Keys from the 2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the highest level of distinction in the regional level of the esteemed competition. Their submissions now advance to be judged at the national...

Westminster Students Participate in High Museum Exhibition

Rachel Liu, Arts Reporter

February 28, 2019

Every spring, the High Museum hosts a Student Exhibition displaying the artwork of several Westminster students. From mid-February to the end of May, visitors can admire the masterpieces at the High Museum. The art pieces are...

A “Savage” Betrayal

Chris Gryboski, Arts Reporter

February 28, 2019

Rapper 21 Savage was arrested February 3rd in Atlanta by ICE officials for overstaying his UK visa, which had expired in 2006. 21 Savage, born She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, moved to the United States with his mother in 2005 on...

Westminster art teachers’ obtain solo exhibits at Poem 88

Ryan Hockstein, Arts Reporter

February 1, 2019

Upper school art teachers Pamela Diaz Martinez and Ben Steele have both held a solo art exhibit at Atlanta art gallery, Poem 88 over the past few months. These solo shows help to spread Martinez and Steele’s name in the local...

Surviving R. Kelly documentary sparks newfound awareness of sexual assault

Hadley Foust, Arts Reporter

February 1, 2019

Since the release of the the documentary Surviving R Kelly, society proves more aware than ever of the reality of sexual abuse in today’s world. The series of interviews sparked cultural respondents to rape culture and sexual...

Land of Fire’s Impact On the Westminster Community and Beyond

Hugh Trotter, Arts Reporter

February 1, 2019

One of the many things that attract parents and students to Westminster is our school’s involvement in the community outside of the front and back gate. From community service groups to JanTerm field trips, students spend a...

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