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New Trier Jazz musicians showcase their talents

Senior Daniel Berkey, right, and New Trier graduate Noah Lande, center, jam at Gilson’s in Wilmette
Abby Glickman and Marissa Ondra September 27, 2012

Within the halls of New Trier lies a thriving jazz subculture consisting of talented students. These musicians not only spend countless hours in school honing their skill; they are also proactive in sharing...

Summer abroad travelers return from adventure

Summer abroad travelers return from adventure
Abby Glickman September 19, 2012

The seatbelt sign is on, the engines are roaring, and the safety video plays. With teacher chaperones by their sides and an air of nervous excitement, New Trier High School’s summer abroad students take...

Students look forward to seeing this fall’s newest flicks

Life of Pi, Academy Award winning director Ang Lee's adaptation of the best-selling novel, is set to come out November 1st
Alex Pattullo and Marissa Ondra September 13, 2012

Fall is here and that means some of the year's most anticipated movies will be arriving. "Life of Pi" - Official Trailer Based on the best-selling novel, “Life of Pi” is one of the most hotly...

Lagniappe board works through summer heat

Lagniappe board works through summer heat
Hayley Hudkins and Michol Deutsch July 6, 2012

An all student run production. Everything from the set to the script is created by your friends and peers. Sounds nice, huh? That is just what Lagniappe Potpourri is: a performance presented at New Trier...

Senior Project Exhibition 2012

Simeon Deutsch, NT News June 7, 2012

Seniors are given an opportunity to spend a semester advancing in a professional field of their interest. On Thursday, May 24th, those who participated in Senior Project presented their experiences to...

AP Art Fair 2012

Simeon Deutsch, NT News June 7, 2012

Students in AP art present their artwork, which they have spent all year creating, to a crowd of curious peers and teachers at the AP Art Fair on May 22nd.      

Pep Club’s spirit spotlight

Pep Club’s spirit spotlight
Abby Glickman, New Trier News June 7, 2012

This year, the 5th annual Spirit Award goes to Taylor Witort, a senior who will be attending University of Minnesota in the fall. “It was amazing to hear that I had been nominated by enough teachers...

Graduation 2012

Graduation 2012
June 7, 2012

Over the past four years, the Class of 2012 made its mark on New Trier, leaving behind lasting legacies and taking with it memories and lessons learned. On June 3, 2012 the members of the class officially...

Claire Russell’s designs blossom

Claire Russell is sporting one of her original dress designs
Jessie Webster, New Trier News June 7, 2012

If you are like most New Trier students, you have probably found yourself  standing before your closet the night before school realizing you have nothing to wear.  Now, in fairness, “nothing to wear”...

The unique language of New Trier

The unique language of New Trier
Jasmine Truong, New Trier News June 7, 2012

Upon completing freshman year, New Trier students have already become well acquainted with one of many New Trier phrases, like Kinetic Wellness. The difference between Kinetic Wellness and gym is one of...

Films vary in content, but alike in talent

Films vary in content, but alike in talent
Jasmine Truong, NT News May 30, 2012

On April 25, 2012 the Greg Harris Film Festival launched its 4th annual event. Created in honor of former New Trier English Teacher Greg Harris, the Festival features student films that are nominated in...

Cyber bullying still prominent

Cyber bullying still prominent
Abby Glickman, NT News May 29, 2012

At New Trier, students are connected through multiple websites, most of which involve chatting. Particularly on websites like Facebook and Formspring, it’s easy for people to post hurtful comments without...

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