The Howler

How’s the planet doing during quarantine?

Kaylee Jacobs

Kaylee Jacobs, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 28, 2020

The coronavirus lockdown has had surprising effects on the global environment. Between reduced pollution and the return of animal species in typically crowded urban areas, mother nature is using this time to recover. The noticeable decrease of air pollution in cities known for smoggy skies has encoura...

Former WHS Athletes Give Wisdom to Quarantined Players

Schools attended by the featured college athletes.

Jasanee Killins, Staff Writer

May 21, 2020

In the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak, one of its common setbacks has been the recent loss of numerous sports conferences and events. This unprecedented global lockdown has cost many student-athletes, especially seniors, the chance to prove themselves in the sports they’re deeply dedicated to. However, f...

Saturday Night Live At-Home: why isolation does not mean indolence

Sage Cooley

Sage Cooley, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 1, 2020

At a time like this, my relationship with journalism feels especially rife with responsibility. What I publish here is a reflection of my place in history -- the importance of that place right now, of everyone’s place, goes without saying. That idea shines particularly bright in the messages of pop c...