Meet Me in a Minute

  • Meet Me in a Minute: John Lazar
    5:13 PM

    After being benched for the entire basketball season during his junior year, senior John Lazar is now one of the biggest threats to every team’s defense. Nicknamed “Lazer Beam,” Lazar is a star both on and off the court and is the main reason for the Wolves’ incredibly powerful offense this year. Standing at 5’6″ during his

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  • Meet Me in a Minute: Shawn Campbell
    9:24 AM

    When you think about what “normal” looks like in high school, you would expect to find a sixteen-year-old boy on the football, basketball, or baseball team. But what about a boy on the football team who also wants to major in fashion? Junior Shawn Campbell is not someone you might call an ‘average high school boy.’ Aside

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  • Meet Me in a Minute: Riley Pranian
    9:34 AM

    While watching a production by the theater team at West, one is likely to spot junior Riley Pranian somewhere among the crowd of actors, or maybe even catch a glimpse of her changing the scenery between certain scenes. During a choir performance, Pranian is almost impossible to miss when she stands with a microphone in her hand,

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  • Meet Me in a Minute: Ritah Nakitende
    9:30 AM

    The 3:23 bell has rung and junior Ritah Nakitende is already well on her way to debate with her eyes fixated on her notes, rehearsing for her next argument.  “I joined debate because my sister was in it. She’s an idol of mine and she encouraged me to join. It’s a lot of fun for me since

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  • Meet Me in a Minute: Donya Richter
    9:32 AM

    From the classroom to the basketball court, sophomore Donya Richter utilizes every second of her day by being involved in many activities. Freshman year was merely starting point, where Richter was involved with volleyball and basketball. However, this year she decided to exit her comfort zone and dive into new activities. “I pride myself on being involved in uniquely

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  • Meet Me in a Minute: Merima Mackic
    12:34 PM

    The crowd holds their breath as the runners hold still at the starting line, getting ready to begin running their three mile race. A long whistle blows and a loud gun goes off behind their heads, and they start running. Even though the race has just begun, senior Merima Mackic can be seen leading the pack. Mackic holds the position of captain

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  • Meet Me in a Minute: Maya Cayemitte
    9:17 AM

    Often seen confidently walking down the hallways, sophomore Maya Cayemitte is dressed to the nines daily. Although she is mostly known at Niles West for being one of the best dressed, Cayemitte is also a proud member of the Black Student Union (BSU). Cayemitte enjoys spending her Thursdays at BSU, and thinks that it has

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