The Wolf

Issue 5 – April 2022 Pages
Art by Stella Fetherston
Full IB Diploma: Helpful or Harmful?
Ava Wittman, Katherine Kang, Maya Brisan, Sean Khanna & Emily Phuong Tran April 29, 2022

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program is an academically challenging program offered in the Tigard-Tualatin School District (TTSD) and across the world. Many juniors...

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New Supreme Court Justice appointed
Maya Brisan, Staff Writer • April 29, 2022

Ketanji Brown Jackson, a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals, was nominated to be the 116th Supreme Court Justice on Feb. 25 by President Joe Biden. On April 7,...

Ukrainians caught in red tape as they seek refuge
Atticus Chames, Staff Writer • April 29, 2022

More than 4 million Ukrainians have fled their country since Russia’s invasion began in late February, with over 2 million pouring into Poland, and millions more moving into...

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Bill passed to limit standardized testing
Sean Khanna, Business Manager • April 29, 2022

In March, the passage of Senate Bill 1583 and House Bill 4124 was passed, which will place heavier restrictions on the administration of standardized tests. The Senate Bill states...

Warm weather activities tempt students outside
Karys Gates, Staff Writer • April 29, 2022

It’s officially spring! It’s that time of year again, when the rain starts becoming less frequent and the sun finally starts making its long awaited debut. Along with the warm...

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New prayer room by MAS hopes to spread inclusivity
Lily Bennett, Co-Entertainment Editor • April 29, 2022

A new addition has been made at TuHS: the prayer room. With the goal of providing a safe place for Muslim students and staff to carry out their spiritual needs, the prayer room...

A Seniors opinion on long-awaited Prom
Cristian Hernandez, Staff Writer • April 29, 2022

After the cancellation of Winter Formal, followed by the recent announcement that Prom will actually happen this spring, students are excited to be actually able to go to a dance...

Breaking down terms: What is SA, SH and SAAM?
Stella Fetherston, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month or SAAM. The goal is to bring awareness to what sexual assualt and sexual harrassment are, to identify...

Athletes from Class of 2022 commit to play in college
Akash Balakumar, Staff Writer • April 29, 2022

As the 2021-22 school year wraps up, The Wolf checked in with a few senior athletes who have committed to play sports in college: Sy Sullivan,...

TuHS tennis teams embark on spring season
Naiya Gates, Co-Humor Editor • April 29, 2022

You know tennis season is in full effect once the cherry blossoms start blooming and the birds vocalize the start of spring. Both the TuHS men’s...

Tom Brady announces, quickly reverses “retirement”
Juliana Villanueva, Staff Writer • April 29, 2022

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady took to Instagram to post his retirement announcement, which was read by many. On Feb. 1, Brady shared...

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Underrated prom venues make it easy to dance the night away
Amanda Fronczak, Co-Humor Editor

A location can make or break an event. There has to be a delicate balance of ambiance and aesthetic in order to create the perfect setting, especially...

Overheard at Prom
Madison Dowell, Staff Writer

Student 1: Hey, I love your dress!   Student 2: Thanks, I love yours too!   Student 3: They’re both the same dress.   Students...

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