Student profile corrects misconceptions

Adrian Tkaczuk, Writer

December 19, 2012

Filed under News

For the third consecutive year, the Board of Education has compiled the annual student profile highlighting-among other things-the classes New Trier students take, the number of students taking AP classes, and the colleges graduates...

Tragedy strikes Newtown, CT

Matt Ruby, Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2012

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Funerals for the 26 victims continue after last Friday’s Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. According to the New York Times, Connecticut State Police confirm the killer is 20-year-old Adam Lanza....

Fairbairn’s 36 years

Elliott Wezerek

December 13, 2012

Filed under Sports

Craig Fairbairn, the varsity boys soccer coach and a driver education teacher, began his New Trier teaching career in 1976 and will conclude it this spring. With 36 years of New Trier under his belt, Fairbairn has seen it all:...

Viktora looks back

Elliott Wezerek, Features Editor

December 13, 2012

Filed under Examiner

Steven Viktora, New Trier’s math department chair for the past 21 years, was hired in 1991 with previous experience as a member of the Peace Corps in Africa and as a teacher at neighboring C.P.S. schools. With past environme...