Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer, Michael Bublè, has progressed through his twenty-year career by winning four Grammy Awards and multiple Juno Awards. Besides his critical acclaim, Bublè has hosted “Michael Bublè’s Christmas in Hollywood” for the past six years, but will not be continuing this year. In November of 2016, Bublè’s 3-year-old son, Noah, was diagnosed with liver cancer. They didn’t initially suspect cancer because cancer symptoms in children are ve
Students at WCTA were transported to a magical assembly through the theme of Holidays at Hogwarts. This year’s winter assembly, all thanks to Student Council, was possibly the best one yet. The assembly began with the national anthem sung by senior Sabrina Herman. Student-body president, Kristen De Guzman, brought out “Hogwarts Alumni” Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley, and Neville Longbottom, all played by StuCo juniors. Next, Orchestra, conducted by Dr. Maldonado,
West Career and Technical Academy has always prided itself in its science, technology, engineering, art and math, or STEAM, fields. The school as proved this once again as it hosted Girls in Tech (GIT) for the second year in a row on Wednesday, December 14th, 2016. Approximately two hundred 8th grade girls from four different middle schools in the valley came to West Tech to educate themselves through GIT. Girls in Tech, a global non-profit organization, is focused on the eng
Tuesday’s lunch time activity was the Bean Boozled challenge. Students this is when students are given a jelly bean that looks like a flavor, but might be a gross flavor. There is a 50% chance to get either flavor. Come by tomorrow (during lunches) to participate in Wednesday's lunchtime activities!
Santa hats and antlers galore! Tuesday’s spirit week was holiday accessories! Students were dressed head-to-toe in headpieces, accents, and more. “I loved dressing up in my favorite holiday accessory!” Jenny Purdue, senior, ecstatically states. “Wearing festive gear with my friends was so much fun!” Photo Credit: Ashley Hong
The spirit week lunch activity for Monday was “guess the potion”. StuCo had volunteer students drink out of a cup while blindfolded. Each cup had a mystery drink in which the student had to guess. If the student guessed right, they received a prize.
Put on your pajamas and throw on your bath robes! Monday's spirit week was pajama day! The halls were packed with fuzzy slippers, patterned pants, and matching tops. "Pajama day was so fun!" Amber Best, senior, exclaims, "I enjoyed rolling out of bed and going straight to school!" Tomorrow's spirit day will be Holiday Accessories! Photo Credit: Ashley Hong
The first ever ComplexCon was hosted in Long Beach, California, beginning on November 5th and ending the next day. The event was held at Long Beach Convention Center, and was organized by Complex Magazine. ComplexCon 2016 was a festival created to intertwine different people and different cultures by featuring panels, speakers, brands, and performers. A wide variety of performers made appearances at the festival. The first night, Kid Cudi took the arena stage with Travis Scot