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The best stories being published on the SNO Sites network

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Stories from Westridge School
An Unrecognized Genocide is a Repeated Genocide
Opinions

Sophene A. | May 24, 2021

Two years ago, I, along with countless other Armenians, stood in front of Congressman Adam Schiff. As he walked onto the stage, the crowd immediately became silent, but we continued to keep our flags raised,…

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Westridge’s DEI Efforts Part 2: How Involved are Students in the DEI Process?
Features

Katie S. | May 17, 2021

A large part of the DEI effort involves student input — receiving student feedback, checking in with students’ sense of belonging, and having ongoing conversations with students about changes they…

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Westridge’s DEI Efforts Part 1: Increasing Student Body Representation
Features

Katie S. | May 11, 2021

DEI initiatives and efforts to increase student diversity are not new to Westridge’s admission process. “There are some strategies we have expanded upon and some newer initiatives that are underway…

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The Ups and Downs of Zoom Culture
Features

Ilena M. | April 15, 2021

March of 2020’s global lockdowns forced the world through a sudden and drastic online learning curve. Following the closures of schools, businesses, and restaurants worldwide, the world hurried to fill…

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Share their Views or Remain Neutral? The Difficulties of Navigating Politics for Teachers
Features

Katie S. | April 13, 2021

It was near the end of Westridge’s Modern Middle East class when some students began clicking the leave button to exit the Teams meeting. They had just finished watching a movie and were about to head…

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Westridge comes together after alumna hurls anti-Asian slurs
News

Katie S. | March 17, 2021

A video was recently posted online that depicted a Westridge alumna hurling anti-Asian slurs. The video, which circulated quickly online, was first posted on the Nextdoor app on Wednesday, and then spread…

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