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July 30, 2012


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The Wall [Video]

March 1, 2012


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During the week of February 20th to February 24th, students at Wauwatosa West High School were able to contribute a response to the question, "If you really knew me . . "...

Watch “Groundhog Day” on Groundhog Day!

February 2, 2012


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Groundhog Day is a heartwarming story of love and redemption about an initially cold-hearted weatherman's recognition of human dignity. When Phil (Bill Murray) is forced to live the same day over and over again, he begins to care about others. The film was rated 94% on Rotten Tomatoes, but the best...

50 People One Question: Chinese Zodiac

January 27, 2012


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People at Wauwatosa West were asked one simple question: Which zodiac animal are you? Here are their responses...

West Orchestra Performance

January 8, 2012


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On December 22nd, Wauwatosa West's Orchestra, conducted by David Topolovec, performed several seasonal pieces during homeroom for the whole school. He was accompanied by West's chorus, led by Jason Meissner, and several members of the band, led by Guy Kammerer. ...

Thanksgiving at West!

November 22, 2011


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Join Tosa West Journalism students - Zaynab Hassan, Alexsandra Zielonka and Zakiya Robinson as they interview students about their holiday plans! ...

Broadcast November 2011

November 19, 2011


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Spirit Week Wednesday: Retro Day

October 12, 2011


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The third spirit day of the week was Era Day. The freshman dressed in the ‘90’s grunge, the sophomores had the ‘50’s, the juniors had the ‘60’s, the seniors had the ‘80’s and the staff had the ‘70’s. Dressing up like teenagers from the past can be very fun, but some people weren’t h...

Spirit Week ’11 Tuesday: Twin Day

October 11, 2011


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Today, October 11th, was mass twin day. The West denizens looked even more generic than usual, as everyone dressed alike. Classes, clubs, and groups of friends showed up in predetermined outfits, making the school into a real-life version of Brave New World. Erin Ritenour, a junior, said, “I like ...

Spirit Week Monday ’11: Dress Up/Down

October 10, 2011


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Today at Wauwatosa West, students banded together to celebrate homecoming week. The first day of spirit week found students “dressing up” or “dressing down”. Juniors and Seniors dressed down while Freshman and Sophomores dressed in their fancy attire. There were mixed reactions as to whether...

Marshmallow Challenge

September 14, 2011


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All Wauwatosa West students completed the Marshmallow Challenge on September 7th during their weekly homeroom meeting. Hear students reflections about the experience in this audio slideshow. How high could you raise your marshmallow - given 20 pieces of spaghetti, 1 yard of tape, 1 yard of string and 1...

Wauwatosa West Student Broadcast News First Day of School Edition

September 1, 2011


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Join Senior anchors Zakiya Robinson and Star Donaldson as they host Wauwatosa West Student Broadcast News First Day of School Edition.  In this episode, we interview students at registration on August 16th and 17th,  learn about the new rules from Senior Waj Ali and Genesha Robinson and everyone's ...

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