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LeBron James may not be the king much longer

Will D'Angelo

March 11, 2016

Filed under Sports

Since entering the NBA as a high school graduate in 2003, LeBron James has redefined what it means to be a true superstar. “There is a lot of pressure put on me, but I don’t put a lot of pressure on myself. I feel if I play...

NT Figure skaters glide to a second place finish

Caroline Fix, Staff Writer

March 11, 2016

Filed under Sports

Figure skating is an under recognized sport, yet in 2015 in the Illinois High School Competition, our figure skating club placed second. The club trains year-round for the event, which took place this year on Feb. 21. Following...

Photo Opinion

Michael Blickstein, Features Editor

March 11, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

This week we asked Trevs if they think it’s fair for students to pay for parking. Here’s what they said... Graham Rodes, Sophomore: “It makes sense because there’s a limited amount of parking spots and it would be...

Kaufman taking next step in soccer career

Emily Challenger, staff Reporter

March 11, 2016

Filed under Sports

After 13 years of endless practices, scrimmages and games, senior Dani Kaufman’s work has finally paid off as she committed to Bucknell University. On Dec. 5 in North Carolina, scouts from Bucknell University watched Kaufman play...

Girls Track improving at every meet

Jasmine Gonzalez, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2016

Filed under Sports

Saturday, Mar. 5 marked the third track meet for the New Trier Girls Track team since the beginning of the new season. The meet took place at York High School in Elmhurst with the field events beginning at 9AM and the runnin...

An athlete’s season never stops

May Paddor, Staff Writer

March 11, 2016

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Fall and winter sports competitions are long gone, but athletes can still lace up their sneakers for off-season training. Athletes can break a sweat throughout the rest of this winter and in the spring, by running in the field...

Death Grips grabs onto fame

Joe Borushek, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2016

Filed under Features

Death Grips is a Sacramento based industrial hip-hop/punk-rap group that has exploded into the music scene, all while maintaining a mysterious persona. Zach Hill, MC Ride (birth name is Stefan Corbin Burnett), and Andy Morin for...

Ten questions with the ladies of GirlUp

Michael Blickstein, Features Editor

March 11, 2016

Filed under Features

1. What caused the inception of GirlUp? Celia Buckman: Lily [Zirlin] started the process during her sophomore year. We actually started meeting last year. Lily thought of the idea while she was scrolling through Instagram,...

Feminism means equality for both genders

March 11, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

This Tuesday, March 8 was International Women’s Day. In class, my teacher asked who there was a feminist. As I looked around, some girls sheepishly raised their hands, myself included. The guys in the class only raised their...

Referendum fails to address athletic facilities

Alex Levine, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2016

Filed under News

New Trier’s recently passed referendum is making renovations to the 115 year old East campus including a new Fine Arts building, 25 new classrooms, a new library and a new cafeteria. What is not included is anything regarding the New T...

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