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How we let Trevian football down

December 6, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

Turnout was expected to be huge Friday, November 4, at the New Trier vs. St. Charles Varsity Football game. But it wasn’t. Only a few dozen students showed up to support their team at their second round playoff game. After ...

Happy Halloween: Enjoy celebrating the worst of American values

Marie O’Connor

November 3, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

I would probably live off candy if I could, but maybe in a country with such a high obesity rate, gluttony shouldn’t be celebrated.

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A president with Trevian values

November 3, 2016

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Last Tuesday, Oct. 18, the students enrolled in the AP Political Science course went campaigning in Waukesha, Wisconsin. This field trip allowed students to choose the party and the candidate they wanted to campaign for. Deciding...

Do the Monster Mash one last time this Halloween

Max Minogue

November 3, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

It’s that time of year again! Time to whip together the sexiest cat costume (sexiest dog costume for the boys out there) you can think of, and start texting your friends, because Halloween is coming To a lot of high school kids, Hall...

Dress to impress yourself this Halloween

Bella Geroulis

November 3, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

Everyone remembers Halloween when they were a kid. Dressing up and trick-or-treating with friends, rating your neighbor’s treats, and eating your body weight in Halloween candy. Personally, I dressed up as Madeline every ye...

When writing becomes an equation

Sam Blanc

November 3, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

My essays, I’m sure, would’ve been bad with or without a graphic organizer, but I didn’t even get to feel like I was writing my own papers.

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Staff Editorial

New Trier News Staff

November 2, 2016

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Recently, the school has begun to crack down on VPN use to bypass the schools wifi restrictions. Students have noticed the crack down on VPN use and are frustrated with its interference in their daily life. However, the school’s...

Coping with and crushing mid-year stress

Max Minogue, Opinions Editor

November 2, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

High school is stressful. If you’re a senior, you’re currently drowning in college everything: the uncertainty, the applications, and dealing with every single person in the world feeling obliged to know the intimate details...

Are we doing Homecoming wrong?

Bella Geroulis

October 11, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

It seems like New Trier dances always end up being not about the dance itself, but about the excessive add ons that come with it. Besides our above average education and extracurricular system, New Trier proves itself to be ...

Art is not dead, not yet, anyway

New Trier News Staff

October 10, 2016

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When we were all in middle school, playing an instrument or preforming in a school play was not an oddity. Furthermore, an art class was part of our every day curriculum—with students having a designated art, drama, or music...

Don’t worry, you’re not dying

Sam Blanc, Opinions Editor

October 10, 2016

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I had a pretty good summer, but one of the low points would have to be getting the plague. It was just like any other day. I woke up and groggily hobbled into the bathroom to brush my teeth, but looking in the mirror, BAM! My...

Life lessons learned from Mariano’s

Max Minogue, Opinion's writer

October 8, 2016

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

With the start of the new school year, it’s officially my one-year anniversary. One year ago, a smaller version of myself walked into a neighborhood corporate grocery store and asked for a job. One year later, I still find my...

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