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Mr. Barber’s exemplary teacher award

Gabby Houde, Copy Editor

March 8, 2019

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The 2019 Exemplary CTE Teacher award was given out to one of our very own teachers, Mr. Barber. He received the award on Friday, February 15 due to his ability to work well with students, his good reputation in the community, ...

Joliet West’s great teachers

Emma Athern, Copy Editor

March 8, 2019

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The Joliet Area Great Teachers Awards were created to emphasize the vital partnership that exists between businesses and education in southwest Will County. Three teachers from Joliet West have received the Joliet Area Great T...

Our oceans by 2040

Madison Horvat, News Editor

March 8, 2019

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Ocean pollution has recently come into the light as an ongoing issue in the past few years. Pollution has increased throughout the past years as plastic usage has increased as well, and plastic often ends up in the ocean. Suc...

An inside look: Joliet West Cyborgs

Kierstan Jordan, Staff Writer

March 8, 2019

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Joliet Cyborgs is the district robotics team under the STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) academy. The team consists of students and mentors from Joliet West and Joliet Central. They work on their main proj...

Welders take top ranks

Freddy Ortiz, News Editor

March 8, 2019

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On the first of this month, the Joliet West welding team took top ranks at the high school welding competition held at Moraine Valley Community College. In Division 1, Sam Cunningham finished first place, Todd Griswold in seco...

Behind the scenes of your publication office

Nicole Pizur, staff writer

February 22, 2019

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Picking up a paper or going online to check the news can be a very easy task, but the hard work that goes into making sure the news provided is up to date and popular with students is a much more complex task. Behind the news is ...

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