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School and religion shouldn’t mix

Hannah Sussman, Co-Editor in Chief March 13, 2020

With over 200 students participating in the hundred year anniversary of New Trier’s Choir Opera, the focus of the spring musical should have been New Trier’s talented student body, and historic devotion...

Student Views: Have your break plans changed because of coronavirus?

Student Views: Have your break plans changed because of coronavirus?
March 13, 2020

President Max Rosen, Junior Anna Maisel, Junior Bridget McKenna, Senior Anna Gossard, and Senior Jake Vile share whether or not the coronavirus has impacted their Spring Break travel plans.    

Trendy stories aren’t the only stories

Mattea Carberry, Features Editor March 13, 2020

Recently, all anyone seems to be talking about is the coronavirus and the Democratic primaries. The attention that’s been given to both are valid as they are both important. But there’s more that’s...

Cheaters never prosper

Emma Mansour, Opinions Editor March 13, 2020

In my time in high school, I’ve been told about academic integrity probably around 20 times. Each year, in each class, I have sat through the lecture and signed a paper saying that I promise not to...

Workin’ on a way to make it outta Texas

Cleo Pool, Co-Editor in Chief March 13, 2020

I’m a junior so all I do is live and breathe college. I have my spreadsheet with tons of schools and every single stat I can find on each one. I’ve been told it’s over the top, but Google Sheets...

Staff Editorial: Coronavirus, the excuse you needed to practice good hygiene

March 13, 2020

In the past weeks, the spread of COVID-19  worldwide has sparked worldwide fear of the virus. Throughout this process, major governmental and institutional issues have been exposed as well. Countries...

We need to hold Boy Scouts accountable for hiding abuse

March 6, 2020

While declaring of bankruptcy may signal that the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is finally willing to acknowledge culpability for the sexual abuse it allowed over decades, this action seems like...

Don’t use the coronavirus as an excuse to be racist

Sofia Papakos, Opinions Editor March 6, 2020

Over the last month, mass media craze over the coronavirus has consumed every aspect of our lives. The reality is that the virus is easily contracted. But that’s with most viruses. As of...

Go to the Lunch and Learns, cowards

Katy Pickens, Co-Editor in Chief March 6, 2020

We at the New Trier News have written about mental health extensively, and rightfully so. It has been an important topic of conversation and cause for concern in this community, as well as throughout...

Everyone needs a lunch period

Eva Roytburg, Opinions Editor & Managing Online Editor March 6, 2020

12:23. 12:24. 12:24. Though I was in Spanish class, my mind was spinning with mental math, spurred by the urgency of the ticking clock. Still 12:24. If I made it to the cafeteria in 2 minutes,...

It’s not about the pricetag (kidding!)

It’s not about the pricetag (kidding!)
Emma Mansour, Opinions Editor March 6, 2020

Over the past two summers, I spent an obscene amount of time scouring Nextdoor in a bid to find a parking spot for the coming school year. I would need several hands to count the number of people...

Democrats: electability is a lie

Eva Roytburg, Opinions Editor & Managing Online Editor February 21, 2020

Iowa’s implosion has come and gone, Sanders has won New Hampshire, and we’re officially in the thick of the presidential primary season. “Super Tuesday” is less than a month away, yet...

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