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Abby Headstrom

Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor

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Abbys Final Address

Abby’s Final Address

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
May 13, 2022
Left to right: Susan Lansverk, Susie Wu, Huda Hassan

Leading the Way

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
April 8, 2022
Richard Kassissieh high-fives a student on the first day of school in 2019.

Kassissieh Moving On

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
March 4, 2022
Senior Zander Rasmussen talks during a LEAD conversation about political correctness in November.

LEAD-ing the Way

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
December 10, 2021
Incoming ASB President Henry Buscher

Abby Leads the Way

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
May 19, 2021
Sugar and Spoon: While this edible cookie dough shop isn’t technically ice cream, it falls along the same lines and it was too enticing not to try. The brownie batter definitely tasted like a brownie, which I liked. And as someone who enjoys eating cookie dough more than cookies, the chocolate chip dough was amazing. The dessert was very rich, though, so I was only really able to have a few bites before it was too much.  As a cookie dough lover, I definitely recommend this place— just don’t go if you have a full stomach.

I Scream For Ice Cream

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
May 19, 2021
Prospective students were only able to attend virtual admissions events before applying to UPrep.

Adapting Admissions

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
April 5, 2021
POC3 hosted their second Zoom episode on Thursday, Feb. 18. Hadush, Buren, and Alobaidi invited SAAS sophomore Erin Howard (bottom right) to speak.

Streaming Student Voices

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
March 10, 2021
According to the Associated Press, Barrett is the first justice not to receive a single vote from the minority political party in the Senate.

A New Court

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
December 14, 2020
Henry Buscher washes his hands in the new sinks in the Classroom Building.

Hybrid Plans Announced

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
October 21, 2020
Counselors Andrea Moore and Lindsay Metcalfe agree online learning and social isolation are factors that can impact students mental health.

Mental Health Counseling In a Pandemic

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
September 25, 2020
Assistant Head of School and Director of Upper School Ken Jaffe ends a tenure at UPrep that lasted more than two decades. Jaffe says he’ll have time to learn new things and possibly look for another job.

So Long, Farewell

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
May 18, 2020
A photo of Pike Place Market in Seattle (Travis Saylor/Pexels)

CW’s “All American”

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
May 15, 2020
Because of senior assassin’s off-campus policy, seniors often find their targets at houses, sports practices and elsewhere. Despite controversy, seniors intend to begin the competition when students return to campus after the COVID-19 pandemic subsides.

All Fun and Games?

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
April 3, 2020
Despite the discontinuation of plastic water bottle sales in the commons, students continue to use them.

Going Green

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
March 6, 2020
Sophomore Tessa Pterson demonstrates her role when presenting for Planeed Parenthood Teen Council. This is Peterson’s first year on Teen Counil.

Fighting for Education

By Abby Headstrom, Copy Editor
October 25, 2019
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