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Speak up or strike out

February 23, 2017

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

The Grammys, Golden Globes, and the SAG awards were filled with an abundance of political statements. From Meryl Streep’s comments against Donald Trump, to Katy Perry’s message to resist, to David Harbour’s passionate pl...

Valentines Day is sweet for some, tart for others

Alyssa Pak

February 23, 2017

Filed under Features

Whether they have a “significant other” or not, there are a number of ways that students choose to take part in Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day is sometimes referred to as an uneventful Hallmark holiday, whereas in mi...

SWEETS provides home for girls interested in STEM

Eleanor Kaplan

February 23, 2017

Filed under Features

As hundreds of students pour out the doors at the end of the school day, juniors Maddie Joseph and Mia Lecinski, along with a few dozen other bright, like-minded young women, make their way to the science laboratory. Every M...

Falcons upends odds with Super Bowl appearance

David Heiman

February 23, 2017

Filed under Sports

On Feb. 5, in Houston the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots will face off in the 51st Super Bowl. “I’m very excited for the Super Bowl. In my opinion, these are the two best teams in football and to me it is the...

Gymastics sets season record despite loss

Amelia Lytle

February 23, 2017

Filed under Sports

New Trier succeeded at their meet Tuesday, Jan. 24 against Carmel, beating New Trier’s previous record. The team had standout gymnasts at the meet, including freshman Maeve Murdock who scored a 9.65 on beam, freshman Avery ...

Fencing gets second in state tournament

Robert Pettas

February 23, 2017

Filed under Sports

Survive and advance: a fitting description for not only college basketball’s March madness, but the Illinois state fencing meet as well, where the Trevians took second.The meet toosk place on Jan. 28 at Glenbrook South High Sc...

Boys wrestling pins competition, takes second

Mack Guthrie

February 23, 2017

Filed under Sports

Wrestlers come in second at the Central Suburban League tournament

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Girls basketball outplays Conant

Jessa Snower

February 23, 2017

Filed under Sports

Hard work pays off in difficult game against Conant

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Staff Editorial

New Trier News Staff

February 22, 2017

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

The Grammys, Golden Globes, and the SAG awards were filled with an abundance of political statements. From Meryl Streep’s comments against Donald Trump, to Katy Perry’s message to resist, to David Harbour’s passionate plea...

People of color well-represented in this year’s Academy Awards

Jesse McCauley

February 22, 2017

Filed under Features

After a controversial awards show last year, people of color will now have more representation at this year’s televised event. The 2017 Oscars include people of color in every acting category. The nominations include six peo...

Amy Adams deserves an Oscar

Sam Blanc

February 22, 2017

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

On Jan. 24, nominees were announced for the 89th annual Academy Awards. 2016 having been a pretty noteworthy year for film, there were plenty of actors, actresses, and directors to choose from. So many, in fact, that it was inevitable...

Award shows becoming more politicized

Tia Rotolo

February 22, 2017

Filed under Features

This award season, Hollywood hasn’t shied away from being a part of the political conversation as actresses and musicians use both their screen time and speeches to speak out against the current political landscape. It all started with ...

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