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

Jesse McCauley

February 22, 2017

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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...

Award shows becoming more politicized

Tia Rotolo

February 22, 2017

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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 ...

Math team aces their recent competition

Mia Sherin

February 22, 2017

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On Wednesday, Feb. 1, the New Trier math team recieved first at their site for a competition involving 55 schools overall. New Trier hosted Ida Crown, Loyola, Evanston, and Niles North on their site, though other schools were...

Supreme and Louis Vuitton plan collaboration for new line

Olivia Stensberg

February 22, 2017

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The famous streetwear brand Supreme announced a collaboration with the timeless Louis Vuitton at a fashion show in January. Supreme has collaborated with brands such as Nike, Vans, North Face, Comme des Garçons and more. T...

Super Bowl ads tackle Trump’s controversial policies

Nora Crumley

February 22, 2017

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Super Bowl LI was historic not only for its overtime victory by the winningest quarterback in football history, but for its political controversy. Companies such as 84 Lumber, Airbnb, Audi, Coca-cola, and Budweiser used their pr...

High Five Choir rocks out at concert in Peoria

Maggie Curry

February 21, 2017

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On Friday Jan. 27, before sunrise, thirty-six High Five Choir members met at New Trier to board a Peoria-bound coach bus that wouldn’t return until 6 pm that night. The students all woke up extra early for this excursion to per...

DECA means business

Arjun Thakkar

February 10, 2017

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On Jan. 24, DECA competed the Area Conference event at the Donald E. Stevens   Convention Center in Rosemont, where thirty-nine members medalled and qualified to participate at the state competition. Robert Bollweg, one of...

Radiothon goes live

Emily Wong

February 8, 2017

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January 13 and 14, WNTH 88.1 hosted its 13th annual radiothon in an effort to raise funding for the station, featuring guests like Louis the Child, Rebecca Black, and Jared Haibon from The Bachelorette. Every DJ is expected...

Then and now: an inside look at Inauguration day

Olivia Stensberg

February 8, 2017

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Despite different parties, beliefs, and lifestyles, all presidents have had one thing in common: the inaugural ceremony. Donald Trump’s ceremony was held Friday, Jan. 20. In many ways, the ceremony has remained the same over...

Gap Year Fair gives students alternative options

Mimi Cassato

February 8, 2017

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The annual Gap Fair took place on Jan. 28 at New Trier High School giving seniors the chance to explore alternative post high school plans. For students like Mia Solberg, Colin Richards, and Sophie Chevalier, taking a gap year...

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