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March For Our Lives: Just the beginning

March For Our Lives: Just the beginning

April 2, 2018

By Emma Van Riper ’20 and Lily Kane ’20

Westport Unitarian Church to hold “sexting” presentation to inform students

Westport Unitarian Church to hold “sexting” presentation to inform students

January 25, 2018

By Max Appell '18 Westport Unitarian Church will be holding a presentation on the dangers of “sexting” for children on Wednesday, Jan. 24. “Sexting” is defined as sending (someone) sexually explicit photographs or messages via mobile phone. Attorney Leon Smith of the Hartford-based Center ...

Staples boys’ and girls’ basketball pilots youth players

Staples boys’ and girls’ basketball pilots youth players

January 15, 2018

By Izzy Blansfield '18 and Lili Romann ’19

The Westport Youth Commission improves the representation of young adults

The Westport Youth Commission improves the representation of young adults

June 14, 2017

By Sasha Narang '18 In a town of 25,000 people, it’s not unusual for the youth to be unrepresented. The Westport Youth Commission consists of 30 members who work together to advocate for the local children and teenagers. Some of the members are Staples students who have helped achieve many accomp...

[Nov. 2016 Opinions] Get me out of Generation Z

November 22, 2016

By Jesse Levinson '17   I used to send Snapchats of books I was reading, underlining sentences that I found particularly funny or alarmingly existential. Sometimes I would even add brief captions expressing my thoughts, and if I was feeling exceptionally quirky, I’d throw in my favorite emoj...

Westport Youth Services Help Students and Police Unite

Westport Youth Services Help Students and Police Unite

April 26, 2011

Police officers are often notorious for their authoritative position in a community. That is why the Westport Police Department in conjunction with the Westport Youth Services is creating a program with the intention of sparking communication between students and the police. “Kids tend to get nervou...

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