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Why I thought high school was the worst

Bella Geroulis, Opinion Writer

May 25, 2017

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As I sit here writing my last piece for the New Trier News, I can’t help but reflect on the past four years I’ve spent aimlessly walking through these halls. I’m left confused and conflicted, caught between optimism and...

Wise words for winning at NT

Marie O'Connor, Opinion Writer

May 25, 2017

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With nine days left of highschool it’s almost impossible not to feel nostalgic or want to impart some wisdom on my fellow trevs. After four long years of homework, tests, new friends and maybe the occasional fight, I feel like...

Guest Column: Why I’m proud to call myself a feminist

Annabel Weyhrich, Guest Columnist

May 25, 2017

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No one should ever feel embarrassed to point out something they don’t think is right

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College is scary

Bella Geroulis

April 13, 2017

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This past Tuesday morning, the whole senior class gathered in the Gaffney to listen to attorney C.L Lindsay speak about legal issues many college students face whilst away at school. Lindsay covered a plethora of issues, ranging f...

Balancing on the edge of effort

Sam Blanc

April 13, 2017

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This is really hard for me to admit, but I have a problem. I’ve been struggling for a while, but it’s really progressed in high school and, honestly, it’s scaring me a little. Well, here goes: I’m addicted to...doing...

Graeter’s Winnetka brings an authentic sense of community

Marie O’Connor

April 13, 2017

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When sitting in the new Graeter’s on Green Bay recently I had moment of clarity. In the midst of eating my heavenly cotton candy ice cream, I looked around and realized the subtle genius of places like this. There are so many dr...

Angles closing

April 13, 2017

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On Mar. 31, 2017 Angle’s Reproductive Heath Care Clinic in Northfield closed after 44 years of educating and serving the area. According to a press release on the Angles website Dr. Loren Hutter, the Clinic’s Medical Director...

Six Feet Under is a show

Max Minogue

April 13, 2017

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Fourth quarter has officially come around. Regardless of grade, be it freshman or senior year, most all residual motivation leftover from first semester officially died last quarter. That, of course, means a new show is neede...

Security overload

Bella Geroulis

April 6, 2017

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I’m not one to gloat about New Trier students, or to say that we’re the best at everything. We have our flaws, and we have many of them. Though we have our issues, there’s no doubt that Trevians are involved, they’re...

A letter to the editor

Don Wurth, Mary Beth Barrett, and Tom Flanagan

April 6, 2017

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We read with dismay a statement in the 3/10 issue of the New Trier News. In “Community packs Cornog to voice view on Seminar Day,” the News quotes an attendee at the February 20th, 2017, meeting of the New Trier Board of Education,...

Group projects are not just like the “real world”

Sam Blanc

April 6, 2017

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Before we start, let’s get one thing straight: not all group projects are a negative experience. Working with people, at least with people you like, can be a heck of a lot more fun than chugging along on a project by yourself. However,...

The clash over graduation attire

Connor Josellis

April 6, 2017

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As said in past editorials, tradition is very important to New Trier as our school has been around for over 100 years. One of the most visible examples of our tradition is that every year, the graduating class gathers in an...

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