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FMP 2014-2015

Ramona Mansour

April 29, 2014

The FMP list of 2014-2015 has been posted. FMP stands for Freshmen Mentor Program. "It gives them mentoring on the first day of school and in every seminar class. We play games to get to know each other and the mentors are ...

Black Dog Open Mic NIght

March 13, 2014

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Just Laugh it Off

Ramona Mansour, Writer

January 21, 2014

Everyone has had an embarrassing moment at school whether it's falling up the stairs or calling your teacher mom. I asked a few students what their most embarrassing moment has been at school, so far. Braden Stanhope, freshman,...

New Year, New Goals

Ramona Mansour

January 14, 2014

Many people use the beginning of a year as a new start to accomplish new goals. Another name for that is a New Years resolution. I asked some students what their resolutions are for 2014. Katie Streit says "to keep eating paleo!...

Notable Alumni From Shawnee Mission West

Ramona Mansour

January 9, 2014

Bob Anderson, founder of Runners World, graduated in 1966
 Jerry Bell, professional football player for Tampa Bay Buccaneers, graduated in 1977 Henri Childs, professional football player in Canada, graduated in 1988 ...

Surviving Finals

Ramona Mansour, Writer

December 12, 2013

If you think you're going to collapse trying to get through finals, you're wrong. I have some ways to help you be prepared for the big semester finals that start on the Dec. 17. First off, here is the schedule for finals: 1st...

Prices Now and Then

Ramona Mansour

December 12, 2013

We all know that prices have changed drastically over the years, but how drastically? (All prices are based on averages) Movie tickets 1962: $0.75 2011: $7.00 Tuition at University of Pennsylvania 1960: $1,250 2011:...

StuCo Can Drive Information and Results

Ramona Mansour

December 5, 2013

I interviewed Meredith Clark from StuCo about what exactly the canned food drive is and what the results were for Shawnee Mission West. They earned more than double the amount of cans earned last year and made many families smile. Ramona...

Goodcents or Jimmy John’s

Ramona Mansour

November 21, 2013

Some argue that Goodcents or Jimmy John's is better than the other. Let's compare what each has to offer.                                                            Jimmy John's             G...

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