“Prepare for anything”: Westminster travel Closer Analysis of Chewonki

Eric Wang, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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Westminster students have numerous great privileges that almost no other schools have. These include the extracurriculars, clubs, and of course, the best of it all: JanTerm. JanTerm is a course that most students take, and ma...

Charlottesville

Meimei Xu, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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One person killed. Fourteen others injured. The aftermath from the car that hurtled into a crowd of counter protesters on Saturday, August 12, in Charlottesville, VA, left Americans with difficult questions to answer about histo...

Circle of Women plans project in Peru

Alison Wilkinson, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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“Our current project [is] actually the first time a [high school] chapter of the national Circle of Women organization has taken on their own project,” said junior Jessica Lao, a leader of Westminster’s Circle of Women chapter. Th...

Upper school witnesses anticipated eclipse

Phoebe Liu, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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Hundreds of upper school students and faculty taking a break from second period stand, sit and stretch out on the warm green grass of Broyles Field. 2:35 PM, an eerie, diffuse, muted daylight covers the school like a blanket. Shad...

Students on Running Through History Learn, Grow, and Bond

Mason Arbery, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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On June 4, 2016, 29 adventurous students, as well as four faculty chaperones, took off from the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, en route to London. Glancing outside of the windows, the students caught their last glim...

Westminster students explore interests in internships

John Guerry, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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While most students devoted their summers to sleeping, vacationing at the beach, or preparing for the return of school, several Westminster students poured their passions into various internships. Setting the example for all of ...

The Dean Team

Ananya Ganesh, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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The new school year brought many exciting changes for both students and faculty, the reorganization of the deans of the upper school being one of them. The office of the dean of students of the upper school hitherto consistin...

The Purpose Behind the Pennies: Westminster’s 2017 Habitat for Humanity Build

Julia Rhee, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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For more than a quarter of a century, the partnership between some of Atlanta’s premier independent schools and Habitat for Humanity has flourished, providing 25 underprivileged families with decent and affordable housing. ...

Westminster sees record year in new club creations

Alex Bradham, News Reporter

October 2, 2017

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Since the its founding in 1951, Westminster has developed a tradition of attracting ambitious students eager to serve the community, explore the arts, consider various career paths, and learn about foreign cultures. Today, the cl...

Seniors look forward to packing 10,000 meals this spring

Mason Arbery, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

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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....

Atlanta as human trafficking hotspot

Casey Monyak, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017

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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...

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