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Women for Women: New West Hosts Drive for Feminine Hygiene Products
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Women for Women: New West Hosts Drive for Feminine Hygiene Products

In honor of Women’s History Month, a group of juniors (myself, Lilou Redon, Ariana Dideban, Grace Freedson, Gaelle Elalam, Christina Alam, and India Schilling) held New West’s first ever Women’s Drive.  We collected feminine hygiene products to be donated to the Downtown Women’s Center (DWC) in Los Angeles.  Since 1978, the DWC has been dedicated … Continue reading

New West Celebrates Black History Month
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New West Celebrates Black History Month

The month of February is Black History Month, where we celebrate the culture and accomplishments of African Americans.  Black History Month was first celebrated in 1970, and first officially recognized in 1976 by President Gerald Ford.   At New West, Ms. Schlee’s class researched African Americans who had profound impacts on the field of science, mathematics, … Continue reading

National Priorities: Climate Change vs. Space Exploration
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National Priorities: Climate Change vs. Space Exploration

Humans have endeavored to explore and learn from the universe since we first looked up at the skies. Space exploration has been made possible by the development of technology. Technological advances gave to rapid industrialization, which has ultimately contributed to climate change around the world. Global changes in climate have disrupted life and will continue … Continue reading