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Special Olympics continues to shine

Lizzie Cohen, Online Editor

September 27, 2013

Filed under Sports

The Special Olympics movement, founded in the 1950s and 60s by Eunice Kennedy Shriver, has made its way into schools at a global rate. Across the country, institutions integrate the activities and values of Special Olympics...

Class clowns are no joking matter

Max Friedman, Opinion Editor

September 27, 2013

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

Where does the class clown belong? In the back of the class, of course. Class clowns are an interesting phenomenon. And I’m not just saying that because I like to be called interesting. That’s right, I, Max Friedman, am...

Staff Editorial: Making the most out of your average school week

Staff, Co-Editor

September 27, 2013

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

Monday to Friday. Nine periods a day. Seven hours per day. Thirty-five hours per week. Weekend for  two days. Then repeat. This formula is bound to get stale over time. That’s why the school has to include days off in between...

School punishing students with early rise

Kesley Curran, Opinion Editor

September 27, 2013

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

Don’t actually raise your hand (unless you feel like it), but who gets the recommended nine hours of sleep during the school week? That’s what I thought. Most of us are walking the hallways of New Trier as zombies. And,...

An update on teacher contracts

Adrian Tkaczuk, Co-Editor

September 27, 2013

Filed under News

In a joint statement released by Al Dolinko, president of the New Trier Township High School District 203 Board of Education, and Erik Saszik, president of the New Trier Township High School Education Association: “The New...

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