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Handel the Stars

Wendy Yoon, News Reporter

June 11, 2016

Filed under Features

String Orchestras, both Philharmonic and Varsity, have brought home yet another set of trophies from the annual UIL competition. UIL, also known as University Interscholastic League, supervises competitions on statewide and r...

Maverick talent wins at RRISD Secondary Art Show

Alejandra Fraire, Copy editor

May 28, 2016

Filed under Features

Emotions, messages, and ideas are sometimes expressed through art. From McNeil, 23 pieces of art received awards at the Round Rock ISD Secondary Art Show May 10-17.  Westwood received 10 honors. Within the competitive plac...

Moving On

Larissa Herold, Copy Editor

April 22, 2016

Filed under Features, Sports

  The 2016 track season is coming to a close, with the district meet on April 12 to 14. For the seniors on the varsity girls team, the end of the season will also mark the end of this phase of their life. In a few short m...

What’s the Buzz?

What’s the Buzz?

March 31, 2016

Operation Beautiful

Griselda Maya, reporter

March 7, 2016

Filed under Features

Student Council dedicated the last week of February to organize a project called ‘Operation Beautiful’. Operation Beautiful is a worldwide movement made in hopes to influence and remind students to keep a positive self-image ...

From Trash to Treasure

Ekko Clish, Reporter

March 5, 2016

Filed under Features

Having access to a computer at home for students has become a necessity in a technology-driven society. However, some families cannot afford one. The district has decided to use the retired laptops for less fortunate students by ...

Take a Stroll with Hiking Club

Wasima Chowdhury, Feature Editor

February 2, 2016

Filed under Features

The Hiking Club continues to flourish in its second year.   “Some of the seniors from last year and I started it,” senior Jessica Price said. “It’s been been going strong this year as well.” Sponsored by Craig Stu...

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