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Construction costs rise over initial estimates

Mack Guthrie, Lexi Shoup, and Michelle Yurovsky

May 26, 2017

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With six months left of construction, the school has less than $500,000 left in its contingency budget, having already spent over $5 million of reserves. “We estimate that when the project concludes next fall we will have used abo...

ACT plans get real for juniors

Gabi Schulz, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2016

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On Tuesday, April 19, the junior class is scheduled to take the district required ACT. Although some have already taken it, this school funded test serves as an introduction to the college entrance exam for many. While some...

Drug detecting nail polish sparks controversy

Hannah Young, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2016

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Every 107 seconds, sexual assault occurs in the U.S. One in three sexual assaults involve some type of intoxication, whether by alcohol or other drugs, according to the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN). While as...

Senior Project begins after months of prep

Wes Jenkins, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2016

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After weeks of preparation, those participating in Senior Project have finally reached the day their classroom experience ends and a new one begins. Senior Project is a program for seniors to gain experience and knowledge bey...

CPS exchange day advocates for funding equality

Sarah Zhang, News Editor

March 4, 2016

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In a school with updated facilities, hundreds of extracurriculars and athletic programs to choose from and a campus wide renovation, it can be difficult for New Trier students to remember that other schools may not be as fortun...

TB makeover gets mixed reviews

Maya Kowitt, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2016

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For those who have been paying attention in advisery and reading the flyers plastered around the school, many know that winter dance is no longer named “Turnabout.” Instead, it but has adopted a new name: Trevapalooza. T...

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