It’s Turnabout, revamped

It’s Turnabout, revamped

Jake Freedman, Staff Reporter

Winter Dance, or as most people know it, Turnabout, is coming up on February 20. At New Trier it seems like a big deal, people ask a month early, always talk about it in the halls, and worry about costumes if they are a junior or senior. New this year to the dance is an inflatable laser tag room.... READ MORE »

16 years of Habitat for Humanity

This year seniors are participating in New Trier’s 16th Habitat for Humanity project, raising money to build a house for a deserving family. Habitat for Humanity is organized...  Read More »

February 12, 2016

Tech issues surround extensive iPad usage

The increased use of Apple products in the classroom has led to various IT problems, raising the question of where they stem from. “There was some communication issue...  Read More »

February 12, 2016

Expensive study abroad programs limit student participation

February 12, 2016

Now that New Trier’s study abroad program registrations have closed, wealthier students who can afford such trips have the opportunity to receive extra...  Read More »

Breitbart’s attack rebutted by New Trier’s Buckman

February 12, 2016

A few days before the Martin Luther King Seminar day, the conservative news outlet, Breitbart, attacked the day, causing a parade of controversy to ensue. The...  Read More »

Raise the Stage is raising the standards of NT theatre

February 12, 2016

The Hayes-McCausland Raise the Stage campaign has achieved nearly half of its million dollar goal as of January 2016. The campaign will fund the furnishing...  Read More »

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Put a fork in it! Frost Gelato

Located on a Central Street in Highland Park is a contemporary gelato shop that gives ice cream a fresh, new twist. As you walk into Frost Gelato, you immediately feel as though you’re in a frozen oasis. The floors and walls are a sleek white with cool blue and silver accents. The restaurant has a simple layout, with a few tables scattered about. The focal point...  Read More »

Feb 12

Put a fork in it! The Funky Monk

Mongolia, a country more than 6,500 miles away, is known for its rich, unique cuisine, which is something that Ulzii Hughbanks is trying to bring to the North Shore. Hughbanks, owner of The Funky Monk in Evanston, had never owned a restaurant before. She had business skills and some experience with restaurants, which she learned from owning a few salons in the area...  Read More »

Feb 12

Put a fork in it! Gigi’s Cupcakes

Gigi’s Cupcakes features an array of innovative baked goods, everything from candy bar crunch cupcakes to mocha cheesecakes. After raising a family, Christine Yaccino, the owner of the shop, wanted to spread her passion for baking and found her chance in this Nashville-originated business. Store manager Joanne Brandstrader said, “Christine Yaccino discovered...  Read More »

Feb 12

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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

Cigars

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 »

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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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Student Views: February 12, 2016

This week we asked Trevians what they thought about the recent name change from Turnabout to Trevapalooza, here's what they said... Nick Collins, Sophomore “I think it’s good that they’re trying to res...  Read More »

February 12, 2016

Here’s why I dropped the Droid

February 12, 2016

Since I got the iPhone 3GS in 2010, I’ve had eight smartphones. Five of them were iPhones and three of them were Android...  Read More »

C’est important de prendre un langue

February 12, 2016

Dropping a class opens up valuable time during the school day to do homework, eat lunch, or even screw around in the library. Dropping...  Read More »

Time flies when you’re staring at your screen

February 12, 2016

Phones, iPads and laptops, oh my! I can say with complete confidence that every student at New Trier has at least two of...  Read More »

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