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 New West Celebrates Black History Month

LA’s Transportation System is Growing: Get excited.

Most Angelenos can agree that the transportation system in LA is not fantastic, especially for those who live on the Westside. Basically, if you don't have a car or Uber in LA, you're out of luck. I find that traveling to other cities can make me extremely envious because of their superb transportation systems. Don't … Continue reading LA’s Transportation System is Growing: Get excited.

Go Kings Go: The 2015 Season & The Story of a Non-Bandwagoner

On October 8, 2014, the Los Angeles Kings raised the banner, establishing that they are the defending Stanley Cup Champions. Of course, as a spectator and non-bandwagoner, I was extremely excited to see the Kings play the San Jose Sharks on opening night, after whipping them in the playoffs. However, after attending the season opener … Continue reading Go Kings Go: The 2015 Season & The Story of a Non-Bandwagoner