Students debate prevalence of bullying, harassment at NT

Nadia Jaikaran, Features Editor

February 7, 2020

The privilege with living in the North Shore comes with a statistically more peaceful area of living, a lower poverty rate, and an above-average high school education thanks to the income-level taxes the North Shore recei...

Disney’s new “High School Musical” series takes off

Amelia Jacobson, Features Editor

February 7, 2020

“High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” may have one of the worst names in TV history, but the show surprisingly slaps. The show is set in the same location as the original High School Musical and focuses ...

Teachers break convention with innovative new finals

Simren Dadwani, Features Editor

February 7, 2020

Over, time the concept of finals has developed from traditional tests into more creative ways to test students on the concepts they have learned all semester. However, many teachers still do the typical multiple choice...

Gap year: more options after high school

Carsten Sheehan, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2020

On Jan. 25, New Trier hosted the 2020 USA Gap Year Fair which introduced seniors to other post-high school options besides going straight to college. In the US, gap years have garnered the reputation of being a tim...

Student Council Corner: 1/17/2020

Max Rosen, Guest Writer

January 17, 2020

“What has Student Council done for me?” It’s a common question, and in this second issue of the Student Council Corner, we are going to update you on what we have been doing on behalf of you. Here...

Won’t you be my neighbor? Mr. Rogers revisited in new film

Graham Ambrose, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2019

Fred Rogers with his songs, unforgettable songs, sweaters, and smiles taught kids pivotal life lessons about divorce, war, and even bereavement. His show reached millions of American children over its 33-year run. With...