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Get your float on!

April 27, 2016 12:29pm |

Floating on your back in a pool or bath doesn’t seem like anything special, but it can be made into an experience like no other. Thanks to the development of flotation tanks that started in 1954, we can seamlessly float for an extended period of […]

Deal or no deal

April 26, 2016 1:17pm |

New proposals for a stadium make-over for the Milwaukee Bucks came with threats from the team’s ownership. The team’s owners gave the city the ultimatum this past summer. Either cough up half of the $500 million proposal for a new stadium, or say goodbye to […]

Democrats bring debate close to home

April 26, 2016 1:00pm |

On February 11, the remaining two Democratic presidential candidates, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, debated at UWM in Milwaukee’s Helen Bader Concert Hall. Airing on PBS and livestreamed at 8PM CT, the debate was moderated by Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour. This […]

ACT Prep Sessions: Beneficial?

March 4, 2016 3:01pm |

On Tuesday, March 1, juniors were excused from classes to take a school-funded ACT exam. The in-school ACT was incorporated as a policy in the state of Wisconsin last year. For many students, this was their first time taking the real exam after completing and […]

Terrorist organization threatens education

February 5, 2016 11:21pm |

More than 1,000,000 individuals will be without an education in the wake of recent terror attacks on schools. Since 2002, Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram has been attacking the country and its surrounding areas. Since its inception, the group has been responsible for multiple terrorist […]

Students and staff prepare to implement Achievement-Based Grading

February 5, 2016 11:14pm |

New Berlin West will be implementing Achievement-Based grading for the 2016-17 school year. This extensive change has raised many questions. Without being educated on the process and specifics of Achievement-Based grading, it is easy to be confused. Concerns have risen about how these changes will […]

Walker Visits New Berlin

February 5, 2016 11:09pm |

On January 25th, Governor Scott Walker made a visit to School District of New Berlin offices to speak about Dual Enrollment and Youth Options opportunities in New Berlin High Schools. New Berlin is one of 25 schools receiving grants from the Department of Workforce Development’s […]

Students and Staff prepare to implement Achievement-Based Grading

January 28, 2016 9:01pm |

New Berlin West will be implementing Achievement-Based grading for the 2016-17 school year. This extensive change has raised many questions. Without being educated on the process and specifics of Achievement-Based grading, it is easy to be confused. Concerns have risen about how these changes will […]

Super Smash Bros Tournament proves to be enjoyable

December 18, 2015 12:31pm |

NHS held the New Berlin West Super Smash Bros. Brawl tournament on Wednesday, Dec. 2nd in the middle school gym. The unconventional school activity gained a standing of 10 single players and 11 pairs to face each other in the game. Super Smash Bros. Brawl […]

Back and better than ever: Adele’s 25 smashes records left and right

December 16, 2015 2:22pm |

In the music industry, coming out on top can be a difficult task.  However, one certain artist makes it look easy, and that woman is Adele. Adele has been one of the world’s most successful performers since 2008 with the release of her debut album, […]