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Behind the Scenes of ‘The Pathfinder’

Editor In Chief Sabrina Bohn shows the group of editors an idea for the week on her laptop at an editorial board meeting on Friday mornings. Bohn then edits the agenda for the week according to what the group needs to get done that weekend or the next week, by managing and overseeing the workload.

Elle Rotter, Convergent Media Writer

December 9, 2019

At a table in the middle of the journalism room, 10 newspaper editors sit with their Starbucks and homemade chocolate chip cookies to discuss stories at 7 a.m. every Friday morning. They develop a posting calendar for the week and share how they can help each other make students’ visions a reality. ...

Censored: the Pathfinder and student press laws

Pathfinder editors sit in the journalism classroom before school recapping that week.

Dani Fischer, Managing Editor-in-Chief

January 30, 2019

The sun is still rising and the parking lot is only beginning to fill as 12 students sit around a table in room 3000, animated as they debate the use of an oxford comma in a story from that week and plan their trip to New York. Students furiously jot down notes for things they want to bring up next time...

Publications adviser Debra Klevens awarded Teacher of the Year

Publications Adviser Debra Klevens poses for the Administrative Team with her fourth hour yearbook class after she was awarded Teacher of the Year.

Maddie Cooke, Staff Writer

December 4, 2016

Newspaper and yearbook teacher, Debra Klevens received the Teacher of the Year award for the 2016-2017 school year after dedicating 18 years to Parkway West High. The administrative team and support staff entered into room 3000 holding a large bouquet of flowers during the middle of fourth hour on...

Pathfinder and PAWESEHI receive awards at JEA conference

After watching the Changing of the Guard,the publications staff, sophomore Ritoma Ganguly, juniors Sarah O’Beirne, Bailey Rathert, Molly Sewester, Katie Hornsby, Megan Barton and senior Kappy Pille, stand before the Arlington Memorial Amphitheater.

Jane Fuller, Staff Writer

November 22, 2014

Seven students traveled to Washington, D.C. to attend the National Scholastic Press Association conference, where they attended over 200 learning sessions, visited the Newseum and toured the city.

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