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Work experience and initiative can be found during the summer months

Marie O’Connor, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2016

Filed under Features

It takes more than just a sense of athleticism to be a KW teacher, and more than knowing how to cook to become a cuisine teacher. Through literature, teachers in every department strive to better the way they teach and relat...

Students scour for summer employment

Lindsey Burns, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2016

Filed under Features

When school lets out for the summer, students find themselves with lots of extra time on their hands. They fill their summers traveling, playing sports, hanging out with friends or going to summer school. In addition to th...

Are field trips a thing of the past?

Maya Kowitt, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2016

Filed under Features

It may surprise teachers that the reason why students opt out of excursions is because they don’t want to miss school English department chair, John Cadwell, explained how it’s disappointing that many students choose to pass...

Girls LAX shines at Ohio tourney

Daniel Fay, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2016

Filed under Sports

New Trier Girls Lacrosse has started off the season with a 9-2 overall record. Currently, they are 5-0 in conference ranking them at number one in the state and 54th in the nation. The team has high hopes for the rest of the season o...

It’s time to revise religious freedoms in America

Emily Wong, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

America is known as the Land of the Free, and it’s true that we are given many more liberties than citizens of other countries. In China, freedom of expression is considered only a privilege for the elite. Women in Saudi Ar...

Traveling should be a learning experience, not a luxury

Emma Willcocks, Editor-in-Chief

April 29, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

Freshman year, one of my friends went to Hawaii with her family over summer vacation. Their first stop was the Big Island, home of Pearl Harbor and some of the islands’ best museums of Hawaiian and Polynesian culture. They the...

There’s been a shift in the dating world

Camille Baer, Opinions Editor

April 29, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

The lines defining relationships have grown fainter and fainter. Has the growing disinterest towards long-term relationships become part of our culture, or have they just naturally evolved over time? “People have lost the romantic ...

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