The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

Spyglass

The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

Spyglass

The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

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Valentine's Day

Top 10 Suggestions for Feeling Less Single On Valentine’s Day

Ilena M. February 14, 2022

- Take a plastic dummy for a drive in the carpool lane - Third-wheel on your friends’ romantic date - Splurge on new $50 water bottle (hey, it's cheaper than a nice bouquet of roses for the partner...

Let the AI Machine Quiz Gadget Calculate How Single You Are

Let the AI Machine Quiz Gadget Calculate How Single You Are

Katie S. February 14, 2022

How single are you? This AI Machine Quiz Gadget ©—awarded the “Eerily Accurate” award by Forbes in 2013—will tell you  Enter all calculated amounts in the white boxes 1. How many cats and...

Valentine’s Day Rabbit Holes

Lauren C. February 14, 2022

Valentine’s Day can be overwhelming! It’s easy to fall down a rabbit hole when you’re shopping for gifts—but that can look very different for people in and out of relationships.

How To Forget Valentine’s Day Exists

Lilah R. February 14, 2022

1. The night before, go to sleep very late so that you won’t wake up till noon 2. To avoid social media, throw your phone at a wall 3. Close all the windows in your house to avoid seeing all the...

A Love Letter to Starbucks

A Love Letter to Starbucks

Hailey T. February 14, 2022

  Dear Starbucks, Billion-dollar corporate chain, my absolute life and livelihood, I miss you with the intensity of a barista on her third shot of morning espresso. I love your $5 coffees and...

Some Appropriately Professional, Non-Invasive Valentines For Teachers

Some Appropriately Professional, Non-Invasive Valentines For Teachers

Ilena M. March 1, 2021

Dear Teachers,  Sometimes, when we have conversations, I feel awkward asking “how are you?” for fear that it’s too invasive a question — or worse, that you’ll actually confide in me about...

Ten Valentine’s Day Gifts to Buy for Yourself This Year

Ten Valentine’s Day Gifts to Buy for Yourself This Year

Isabella W. and Nitya C. March 1, 2021

Feel like you're missing out on the classic cheesy fruit baskets? Gift one to yourself!   Credit: Amazon Loafers: for when you just need those carbs to drown out your sadness.   Credit:...

Pickup Lines

Sophia H. and Brittany A. March 1, 2021

Single for Valentine's Day? Here are some cringy pick-up lines that will guarantee you will stay single : )   1. Can I speak to your manager? Because I can’t stop Karen about you. 2. I...

Valentine’s Ratings for Stuff

Olivia W. and Grace W. March 1, 2021

(1 is worst and 10 is best) 10 - sleeping with your head in the pillow laying on your bed with a bowl of hot Cheetos in your old pj’s(which definitely have Minnie mouse on them)   9 - watching...

One Word Valentine’s Day Opinions

Julia W. and Hannah W. March 1, 2021
As Valentine’s Day approaches, much excitement arises to celebrate their romantic...

Suggested Artisanal Ice Cream Flavors for Valentines Day

Ilena M. March 1, 2021

Feelin’ Blue Everything to fit the mood: Cotton candy. Blueberries. A ton of artificial coloring. The tears of our employees who voluntarily worked overtime on Valentine’s Day — then regretted...

Ranking Valentines Day Candy (Best to Worst)

Ranking Valentines Day Candy (Best to Worst)

Lucia P. and Lauren C. March 1, 2021

1. Dark chocolate 2. Truffles 3. Sweetarts conversation hearts 4. Chocolate covered strawberries 5. Fun Dip 6. Heart-Shaped Box of chocolate 7. Skittles 8. Reese’s Peanut Butter...

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