Author: Adway Wadekar

Adway Wadekar, 17, is an established social scientist, skilled journalist, and impassioned community leader. Inspired by the intersection of math and history, Adway likes journalism for the analytical, factual approach to telling his community's story. He is currently documenting his town of Westboro's history within the Photographer in Residence program and conducts research for a professor at Harvard Medical School. He will be a senior at St. John’s High School. Shrewsbury in the fall. BY KENZIE URBANO

First Amendment Spotlight

With public health concerns increasing over the COVID-19 pandemic and racial tensions escalating after the killing of George Floyd, the First Amendment has been brought into the spotlight.