The Whittier Miscellany

Friends Debut at the Model UN Competition

Ellie Bradley, News Writer

March 28, 2018

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This week, from January 25th to January 28th, a small group of students from grades ten to twelve will be attending the Ivy League Model United Nations conference in Philadelphia. Model UN is a very popular  club at high sch...

News for Dummies: 2018 Winter Olympics Edition

Leah Johnson, News Editor

March 28, 2018

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Hidden in the success of the 2018 Olympics were a few unforgettable moments in some little-watched events. In the mixed doubles curling event, which follows the rules of normal curling, but is played by a team of one man and one wo...

Friends Pauses for a Moment of Science

Lucy Knudsen, News Writer

March 28, 2018

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Friends students prepare for and compete every year in the Science Olympiad competition in March. Before the competition takes place, students build projects and study in preparation. At the competition, students work with partners in ...

Student Run Production Offers Something New

Lucy Knudsen, News Writer

February 9, 2018

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The Student Run Production is a fairly new custom at Friends. Although several Friends students can still remember the first production, the tradition has become one that the community looks forward to every year. It is a great op...

In Defense of News

In Defense of News

November 6, 2017

Saudi Arabian King Allows Women to Drive

Nick Urick, News Writer

November 6, 2017

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On  September 26th, 2017, the King of Saudi Arabia announced that the country would finally allow women to drive, which ended a long standing policy that has limited the freedom  of women all throughout Saudi Arabia. This long...

The North Korean Conflict

Ellie Bradley, News Writer

November 6, 2017

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    Both the nation and the world watches fearfully as Trump and North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un, trade insults. As the most powerful nation in the world rubs against the most unstable, it leaves people hoping that tensi...

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