The Whittier Miscellany

News for Dummies: 2018 Winter Olympics Edition

Leah Johnson, News Editor

March 28, 2018

Filed under News

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...

In Defense of News

In Defense of News

November 6, 2017

Swedish to Friends Results in Successful Cultural Exchange

Leah Johnson, News Editor

June 2, 2017

Filed under News

This May, eight students from Calmare International School (CIS) in Calmare Sweden, Anna Nyteg, Ida Kandenäs, Ronja Kandenäs, Philip Thorsell, Axel Palmqvist, Stina Gardesten, Matilda Wikman, and Agnes Lindblad, arrived at ...

News For Dummies: “Around The World” Edition

Leah Johnson, News Editor

March 5, 2017

Filed under News

Busy school life? Not enough time to read long articles? News For Dummies provides short, easy-to-read reports on news all around the world. 1. North America: Trudeau Meets Trump On Monday, February 13, Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister...

News for Dummies

Leah Johnson, News Editor

December 21, 2016

Filed under News

Busy school life? Not enough time to read long articles? News For Dummies provides short, easy-to-read reports on news all around the world. French Presidential Election Heats Up As the US presidential begins to come to a close,...

News for Dummies

Leah Johnson, News Editor

October 21, 2016

Filed under News

Busy school life? Not enough time to read long articles? Here are some short, easy-to-read reports on news all around the world! Take a quick look while drinking a coffee, taking a study break, or anytime else! Enjoy these quick...

Civil War Becomes Crisis

Civil War Becomes Crisis

September 19, 2016

Shining Through Service

Leah Johnson, Awards Writer

June 3, 2016

Filed under Annual Awards, Showcase

Another school year has reached its end, and it’s time to recognize students who have distinguished themselves through their hard work this year. One of our core Quaker values at Friends is service. The Starkweather Community Ser...

Zika: The Next Ebola?

Zika: The Next Ebola?

April 13, 2016

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Leah Johnson