Women of West strive to make an impact during the upcoming fundraiser

Club sponsor Taylor Rose, senior Nithi Vickraman and sophomore Brinda Ambal discuss what to plan for the club during the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. The club decided to show the movie Ocean’s 8 during their upcoming movie night event. “It feels so good to help lead a club that not only helps people in the community but [also] helps people at our school as well,” Vickerman said. “We are always trying to help people in need, which makes this club stand out.”

Jacob Stanton, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

To help reduce poverty and provide better economic opportunities for women, Women of West (WOW) is hosting a movie night in the theater March 13 to raise money for the Global Empowerment Fund. The cost of entry to the event will be $3. The club focuses on fundraising to help better the community.  Club me...

Lunchroom memes: an AirDrop Phenomenon

This internet meme, dubbed “Dog wearing a mask at dino park” (c. 2017) came as a new exhibit to the Parkway West cafeteria earlier this year. While some find this meme–and most any meme–humorous, some artists become irked with other artists who do not pour effort into their craft. “You get some people who just screenshot instagram posts without cropping them, and that’s just annoying. Then a majority of memes are actually just really bad and not funny,” sophomore Quinn Davies said.

Justin Cupps and Katie Spillman

March 23, 2018

With iPhones rife throughout the student body and the rising popularity of internet memes, the cafeteria is a hotbed for a new Postmodern-Surrealism communal art exhibit of AirDroppedTM lunchroom memes. “I was on my phone with my friend one time and we were going through pictures, and then we rememb...

Flowan app remains in the pilot stages

Trying out the Flowan app, junior Justin Cupps loads the main screen.

Katie Spillman, Photo Editor

February 20, 2018

When first asked to try Flowan, an app in its beta form, I was excited to see a brand new concept before it hit the market. Flowan utilizes fictional stories in a mock social media app to create an alternate form of entertainment. When I logged in to the app, I picked one of four fictional profiles to ...

WOW members get head-start in community service planning

Lydia's House, a place that provides transitional housing for women and children that have been domestically abused, will be the site of the first community service for Women of West (WOW).

Tori Downar, Staff Writer

September 11, 2013

Women of West (WOW) held their second meeting Wednesday, Sept. 11 in sponsor Erica Roger’s classroom. They discussed plans for upcoming community service projects and meetings. The Executive Board officers began the meeting by discussing “Defense Week”. “Defense Week will combine a morning...

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