District pays $50,000 for students to take ACT, SAT

Danielle Kurensky

November 3, 2017

Despite the state’s transition to the SAT, juniors at New Trier will take both the SAT and ACT free of cost this spring as the district has paid for the ACT, which remains...

West wing strives for eco-friendly design

Stephanie Kim

November 3, 2017

Not only has the addition to New Trier’s Winnetka campus brought a host of modern features, such as a new library and a revamped cafeteria, but it also facilitates an initiative...

Weinstein sparks national “me too” movement

November 3, 2017

Since the New York Times published reports accusing prominent movie producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment and coercive bargaining on October 5th,...

Student body comes together to celebrate Trevian pride

October 13, 2017

After 20 years, the New Trier pep rally was triumphantly revived last Monday, Oct. 2, for Spirit Week. In addition to shorter regular periods, the day...

Northfield building named after Jan Borja

Northfield building named after Jan Borja

October 6, 2017

Wednesday Sept. 6, the Northfield campus’s B building was officially renamed in honor of New Trier’s former principal Jan Borja. The ‘Borja Building’...

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Art Gallery gets an upgrade in new building

Art Gallery gets an upgrade in new building

Eli Lieberman

November 3, 2017

The new Ann Brierly gallery, located just inside the second floor of the west wing, was opened Oct. 13 with a dedication to the Brierly family in addition to a show of a New...

Kinesis fundraises for family of beloved dance teacher

Kinesis fundraises for family of beloved dance teacher

Eleanor Kaplan

November 3, 2017

On October 22, Kinesis Dance Company held a charity car wash as a memorial for Foster Dance artistic director and co-founder Ronn Stewart. “Stewart’s passing was a...

Debates over costumes haunt Halloween season

Rebecca Lee

October 27, 2017

Although the celebration of Halloween traditionally calls for outrageous costumes, there has recently been much debate about the appropriateness and the political correctness...

Building bridges through dance

Building bridges through dance

Jesse McCauley

October 27, 2017

For the third year in a row, The Children’s Bridges Teen Leadership Council will host a Dance Marathon, an event dedicated to raising money for Lurie Children’s Hospital. Dance...

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