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New Trier News

The student news site of New Trier High School

New Trier News

The student news site of New Trier High School

New Trier News

The toll of losing your sport
The toll of losing your sport
Ella Carlson, Staff Reporter
May 8, 2022

Back in September, I was looking through old photos and I found the one. The picture was only about two years old. I was wearing a bright white...

Plant-based options provided by companies like Beyond Meat conflict with core values of veganism
`Vegan meat?’ No thanks.
Maya Ramaswamy, Staff Reporter
May 8, 2022

On May 2, 2019, Beyond Meat, a plant-based food company, went public with their meat-free burgers and sausages. “Eat what you love,” they...

The 2017 and 2019 IHSA boys lacrosse state champions are currently ranked 7th in the state
Hazing punishment fails to reprimand team appropriately
Lucas Eisen, Opinions Editor
May 4, 2022

In a disturbing recent video, reportedly from early March, that has been circulating across the North Shore, a sophomore member of the New Trier...

Recentering the conversation on Earth Day
Lula Fox, News Editor
April 22, 2022

Every year on Earth Day, my classes would take a few minutes to discuss eco-friendly alternatives we could make to help the planet. I remember...

Like any other March Madness, there were upsets and shocks
March Madness was full of shocks and surprises
Joey Murray, Sports Editor
March 31, 2022

On April 4, the Kansas Jayhawks defeated the North Carolina Tar Heels by a score of 72-69 to win the men’s basketball national championship....

Letter to the Editor
Sam Fellman
March 10, 2022

Just a couple of weeks ago, Christine Posnock, along with other congregants of Congregation Beth El in Colleyville, Texas, tuned in to her weekly...

Letter to the Editor
Ed Zwirner
March 8, 2022

On March 4 the New Trier News published an Op-Ed by Said Aydin taking issue with our English curriculum saying it omitted “classes dedicated...

The New Trier curriculum has been shaped by the same Western books for decades, but we are seeing a needed stride toward diversity
Canonical curriculum lacks global perspective
Said Aydin, Opinions Editor
March 8, 2022

In the most recent Program of Studies book, the English program is described as, “a four-year sequence that encourages students to become actively-engaged,...

Wordle has become so popular that The New York Times bought the game. Its still not worth my time
Words can't describe how much I hate Wordle
Charles Foster, Features Editor
March 2, 2022

As I’m sure the vast majority of our readers know, “Wordle” has swept through the school over the past two weeks. Wordle is a browser-based...

Cast of Dont Look Up (Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep and more) pose in promotional photo.
Don't watch ‘Don't Look Up’
Erik Jaman, Features Editor
March 2, 2022

Don’t Look Up, written and directed by Adam McKay, is about two astronomers who try to convince the world that an extinction-level comet is...