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The Wildcat Roar

The Student Newspaper of Westminster Christian Academy

The Wildcat Roar

800 News Spirit Week Coverage!
The Student Newspaper of Westminster Christian Academy

The Wildcat Roar

People want immediate feedback from others on social media, but why?

They Haven’t Responded to Me Yet

Christina English, Second Year Newspaper Staffer January 13, 2023

Instagram. Snapchat. TikTok. BeReal. These are only a few of the different types of social media platforms that the students use daily. These, and many other platforms, have been created in the last decade...

Colleges take into account many factors, including performance in the classroom.

Does Private=Privilege?

Alyssa Greco, First Year Newspaper Staffer January 13, 2023

Parents send their children to private schools with high hopes for their future. There tends to be three main reasons as to why parents are sending their children to private schools rather than public:...

The Chinese government has close ties to Tiktok behind the scenes.

The Dark Side of Tiktok

Maddox Rosenberg, Image Editor January 13, 2023

Since its launch in 2016, TikTok has never failed to cause its fair share of controversy. The creators of TikTok are a company called ByteDance, which is a data collection company that has ties to the...

The Importance of Community

The Importance of Community

Jack Nelson, First Year Newspaper Staffer January 3, 2023

School can be a grueling task–waking up at six or seven o’ clock in the morning to enter  a place where tests and papers await a groggy and unprepared mind, and where the stresses of these looming...

Why Would You Hunt?

Why Would You Hunt?

Ahren Muehleisen, First Year Newspaper Staffer January 3, 2023

Why do you kill those deer? Why do you spend so much time in the woods? Don’t you get bored in the woods?   These are all common questions in today’s society that all have merit. Hunting...

The Young Generations Screen Dilemma

The Young Generation’s Screen Dilemma

Raquel Herrera, First Year Newspaper Staffer January 3, 2023

With the rise of a modern world, technology has become widely used. With the increase of technology use came the decrease of amount of sleep, free time, and face to face conversations. A major contributor...

An infographic pondering if a college education is the best option

A World Without College

Jack Nelson, First Year Newspaper Staffer November 14, 2022

It seems as though after high school, there is only one option: college. Any other course of action is less desirable, and less discussed. At Westminster, it seems like college is a predetermined course...

Is climate change real and a threat?

Climate Change vs. Christianity

Alyssa Greco, First Year Newspaper Staffer November 7, 2022

Climate change is a sensitive subject in society, especially in the community of Westminster. Climate change is speculated to be one of the leading causes of the recent wildfires in California, which the...

What are the Pros and Cons of Social Media?

Getting Rid of Social Media

Raquel Herrera, First Year Newspaper Staffer October 31, 2022

Instagram has become an outlet for many teenagers to disengage. Researchers have been trying to discover if the Instagram algorithm could affect attention span and engagement in daily routines. Apps...

Does the stigma of community college outweigh the benefits it provides?

Oh, So You Go To Community College?

Alyssa Greco, First Year Newspaper Staffer October 27, 2022

Westminster teachers and staff pride themselves on the prestige education provided in our curriculum. From thirteen, students here are trained to start brainstorming for college. It is assumed that all...

Harry Styles Makes His Movie Debut

Alyssa Greco, First Year Newspaper Staffer October 6, 2022

Todays youth may not be  able to vote, but they can change the system in other ways.

Changing Perception, One Social Media Post at a Time

Raquel Herrera, First Year Newspaper Staffer September 15, 2022

The lack of youth involvement in current conflicts, debates, and government issues could cause the corruption of government decisions in the future years to come. Although youth under the federal age of...

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