An insider’s guide to your college town

An insider’s guide to your college town

Sarah Zhang and Melanie Mandell

University of Wisconsin at Madison The Pipefitter is very popular amongst students. They sell UW gear, gag gifts, and a lot of college must haves. The Pipefitter is 18+, if that gives you any indication of their products. Palka Taverna is a cute, small Greek breakfast restaurant across the street fr... READ MORE »

Though PPS reacted quickly, some faculty still lost belongings

On Friday, Sept. 18, the Math Department offices flooded during a storm. Physical Plant Services (PPS) facilities manager Steven Linke offered specifics on the flooding via a...  Read More »

October 7, 2015

Construction progresses smoothly, despite minor detours

The renovation of the East campus, which began last spring, has made much progress during the summer and is on schedule to be completed in the 2017-2018 school year. This past summer, construction crews have been at the school dai...  Read More »

September 4, 2015

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An insider’s guide to your college town

June 5, 2015

University of Wisconsin at Madison The Pipefitter is very popular amongst students. They sell UW gear, gag gifts, and a lot of college must haves. The Pipe...  Read More »

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Destinations 2015

May 22, 2015

Ayesha Abbasi- U. of Illinois at Chicago Sarah Abrams- U. of Missouri Robert Abuls- DePauw U. Ellie Adams- U. of Illinois Amelia Al-Najjar- U. of Illinois Grah...  Read More »


After family financial scandal, fate of Homer’s unknown

May 21, 2015

Homer’s Ice Cream, longtime North Shore landmark, has become the center of a lawsuit amidst rumors of closing. Homer’s was founded by Gus Poulos...  Read More »

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Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday Night Live

Lagniappe is no longer under construction as the show dates are Oct. 6, 7, and 9. Each show has the same cast, so regardless of the night, the audience will experience the same performances. “It’s [a show] by my incredibly talented peers who all want to work with each other,” said senior head costume designer Sally Rubin. “We all want to put on the best show.” The...  Read More »

Oct 7

Director Nancy Meyers returns to her trademark style with “The Intern”

Nancy Meyers has done it again. If you’ve seen any of the writer/director’s films, you know the gist: picturesque apartments, ideal careers, and an Anna Wintour approved wardrobe. “It’s Complicated” was filmed in sunny Santa Barbra and Meryl Streep lived in the most coveted ranch. Meyers also did “Parent Trap.” Remember that estate in Napa Valley or...  Read More »

Oct 7

Dos and don’ts for the sophomore class

One thing to avoid: blocking the traffic by standing in the hallway

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Sep 4

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The 2015 North Shore Wing Taste-Off

The 2015 North Shore Wing Taste-Off

Buffalo wings. The very sound of the word brings stomachs to grumbling and minds to craving. Always saucy, sometimes sweet, sometimes spicy goodness that is a wing, ever since th...  Read More »

May 22, 2015


Trending this week: Cigars and the question of tradition

May 22, 2015

In the Trevian Spirit, many seniors will make their way over to Elder Beach today and perform the New Trier tradition of s...  Read More »


Dreamworks “Home” Movie Review

April 27, 2015

Well-known musician Rihanna and dorky comedian Jim Parsons come together and form an unforeseeable friendship in Dreamwork's...  Read More »

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Your showers may reveal more than you think

Night showers are superior to morning showers. About 75% of you will agree with this and the other 25% will not. When it comes to this highly debated topic, a lot of factors...  Read More »

October 9, 2015

Congestion strikes New Trier hallways

October 7, 2015

When New Trier opened for the 2015-2016 school year, students were disappointed to find an entire hallway blocked off and...  Read More »

We don’t mess around with school pride

October 7, 2015

As homecoming week approaches, school spirit is on everyone’s mind. Pep Club organizes dress up days and raffles. There’s...  Read More »

True life: my addiction to snapchat

October 7, 2015

I’m trying to write this article, and I can’t seem to put down my phone. No, I’m not texting. Instead, I’m sending...  Read More »

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