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Ethics bowl asking the real questions

Kate Holly, Staff Reporter

February 5

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A husband and wife, Andre and Leslie, decide to have a child. They chose to use a process which genetically modifies the embryo so diseases and deformities can be avoided. However, they want to use this process to give a disability...

AP Biology a possibility for incoming juniors

Helen Fagan, Staff Reporter

February 5

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Students and teachers alike are preparing for next year’s change in the science curriculum, which will allow rising juniors on the PCB 4-level track, who took Physics and Chemistry their freshman and sophomore year, to take...

Breitbart’s attack rebutted by New Trier’s Buckman

Connor Josellis, Staff Reporter

January 29

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A few days before the Martin Luther King Seminar day, the conservative news outlet, Breitbart, attacked the day, causing a parade of controversy to ensue. The first article published on Breitbart’s website was authored by...

CPD enforces change in response to recent shootings

Emily Wong, Staff Reporter

January 22

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After the fatal shooting of Quentin LeGrier and Bettie Jones, as well as further accusations of police brutality, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced changes to the policies of the Chicago Police Department. In response t...

Seniors must keep college in mind before dropping APs

Tia Rotolo, Staff Reporter

January 22

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As admissions letters get sent out, seniors have begun to weigh the decision of whether to drop difficult classes for a free period during their day. At New Trier, more than 895 juniors and seniors took AP tests in 2015. Stud...

New gun policies have conservatives up in arms

Joe Barushek, Staff Writer

January 22

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On Jan. 5, 2016, President Barack Obama revealed his new policies on gun control in response to the Oregon shooting in October. Obama’s executive order (an order having the force of law issued by the president) will require...

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