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American Party System, Take Six

American Party System, Take Six

by Kathy Fang, Managing Editor

January 6, 2019


Filed under Online Exclusive, Opinion, Showcase

Nov. 6, 2018—the fated, long anticipated Election Day—came and passed in a flurry of red and blue. Voters around the country trickled into the polls to register and cast their ballots, newspapers and broadcasts ran nonstop programs and the nation held its breath in anticipation of the final results:...

Inside the midterm elections

Inside the midterm elections

by Varsha Rammohan, Saloni Shah, and Aditya Singhvi

December 9, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, News, Winged Post

The Democrats gained a majority in the House of Representatives while Republicans expanded their lead in the Senate during the midterm elections on Nov. 6. These elections had the highest ever number of votes cast in a US midterm election, with more than 113 million people voting. This represents...

Shots Fired: America tackles its growing gun problem

Shots Fired: America tackles its growing gun problem

by Eric Fang and Varsha Rammohan

December 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Winged Post

Moorpark College student Noel Sparks was spending her evening at Borderline Bar & Grill’s college country and line dancing night when a man dressed in dark clothes opened fire on the crowd with a pistol equipped with an extended magazine, according to witness accounts. Sparks, along with 11...

Midterms 2018: The race is on

Midterms 2018: The race is on

by Nicole Chen, Kathy Fang, and Ryan Guan

November 6, 2018


Filed under Editor's Pick, Multimedia, News, Online Exclusive, Showcase

10:50 p.m. Democrats secure control over the House with a total of 207 declared seats so far, winning all of the 23 GOP-held seats needed to flip the party majority, according to reports by The Associated Press. Meanwhile, the Senate is forecasted to stay under the GOP's control, with 51 se...

Shah Salon kicks off second year of discussions

Shah Salon kicks off second year of discussions

by Nicole Chen, Editor-in-chief

October 31, 2018


Filed under Facebook Briefs, News, Online Exclusive

The first set of Shah Salon discussions this school year took place today in various Shah classrooms from 3:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event was broken down into four sessions: “#Me2.0” with history teacher Donna Gilbert and math teacher Dr. Lola Muldrew, “Election 2018” with history teachers Carol Green and Julie Wheeler, “Toxic Mas...

Mock midterm election lets students experience voting

Mock midterm election lets students experience voting

by Ryan Guan, Executive News Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under News, Online Exclusive

Students voted in a mock midterm election held in history teacher Carol Green's room and staffed by AP U.S. Government students all day last Thursday. All upper school students could participate regardless of age, filling out ballots and receiving "I Voted" stickers from the California Secretary of State...

School meeting recap 10/16/ 18

School meeting recap 10/16/ 18

by Ryan Guan, Executive News Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under News, Online Exclusive

Freshmen did not attend today's school meeting, as they were listening to speeches given by their peers running for student council. The elections will be held on Thursday during lunch in the journalism room. Eagle update presenters showed a clip of the Eagles scoring a touchdown using a trick play...

Capitol Hill: What You Missed (Volume 20, Issue 1)

Capitol Hill: What You Missed (Volume 20, Issue 1)

by Ryan Guan, Executive News Editor

August 31, 2018


Filed under News, Winged Post

Rose Guan This piece was originally published in the pages of the Winged Post on Aug. 31, 2018. ...

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