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Looking back at a century of the NT News

November 8, 2019

In honor of 100 years of publication, the first Examiner of the year features reprinted articles from the past century. ...

100 Years of Race at NT

November 8, 2019

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Benefits behind legalizing cannabis

Cleo Pool, Sports Editor

November 8, 2019

Come Jan. 1, recreational marijuana will be legal for use and sale in Illinois for people 21 and up. Illinois is just one of the eleven states that has legalized marijuana. Others include Colorado, California and Mic...

100 years of learning

November 8, 2019

As the years have changed, so too have students and faculty. Yet even over the course of 100 years many aspects remain the same. From the very beginning New Trier News has created a space fordialogue as well as debate...

We need to broaden the range of racial representation in the media

Nadia Jaikaran, Features Editor

November 8, 2019

I’m not black. But, when I was younger, I found myself relating to black actors or black cartoon charac- ters. Sure, I was obsessed with shows like Scooby Doo and Sam and Cat-- I lovedthedrama,cheesyjokes,and overl...

A look back at 100 years of history

November 8, 2019

New Trier News reporters haven’t just been paying attention to events at school; Over the past century, students have been influenced by the changing world. In 1957, the Polio epidemic was finally coming under cont...

100 years of substances

November 8, 2019

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Remembering the Cowboys and Indians: 100 years of sports at NT

Matt Murray, Sports Editor

November 8, 2019

New Trier East’s 14-0 triumph over the New Trier West Cowboys on Oct. 29, 1976 was the sixth of ten that the Indians would experience during that season, making the playoffs for the first time in their six seasons u...

Understanding the impact of the Sandberg deal

Matt Murray, Sports Editor

November 8, 2019

Although Ryne Sandberg’s four year, $28.4 million contract extension signed on Mar. 2, 1992 seems small in comparison to modern-day player salaries, it was just the latest in a line of record-breaking contracts in th...

Remember all those who are not laughing: The LGBTQIA+ community at NT

Hope Talbot, News Editor

November 8, 2019

“I’m not ashamed to be gay, because it made me a stronger person, but I am afraid of the ideas and hatred that are quietly brewing at New Trier.” These are the words of an anonymous gay student in a letter t...