The true meaning of Christmas (music)

Editorial Board

December 21, 2018

A debate has emerged about the political correctness of listening to Christmas music in public places. The whole separation of church and state in the Constitution is being called into question because of “Jingle Bells.” But...

Admin considering changes to advisery after three year review

May Paddor

May 11, 2018

The School Board heard results of a three year long review of the advisorey system on April 16. According to the Adviser Program Study Board Memo, the Adviser Program has not been formally evaluated since 1965. This prompted...

Adviseries commit minds to service through NUSH

Hannah Young

December 7, 2016

Alongside the much-anticipated reappearance of holiday music and Christmas lights comes altruism. Once again, advisories are planning and organizing collaborative service projects. Many adviseries signed up to be involved in the NUSH (...

What the ideal advisery morning looks like to me

Madeline Hultquist, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2016

You step into advisery. It’s Monday morning- a dreaded time for most high school students. You are tired and anticipating a week full of quizzes, tests, and homework. Maybe you have a Starbucks drink to keep you warm or a cup filled ...

Shakespeare Club and Swing Choir help share the love

Joey Schuman, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2014

Spirited Valentine’s Day performances lit up adviseries this week, delivering messages to surprised recipients. Some students received sonnets, courtesy of Shakespeare Club. Co-headed by seniors Chris Perrin, Susannah Davis,...

Breakfast & homework: most popular past times

Nick Merrill and Joey Schuman

December 13, 2013

BREAKFAST One staple of the advisery experience at New Trier is the much-beloved Friday breakfast. Every Friday morning, students enter their advisery rooms and are greeted by a variety of different breakfast foods, such a...


Logan Mounts, Examiner Editor

December 13, 2013

The New Trier Examiner is a specialty magazine that explores a noteworthy topic. This issue of the  Examiner is focussed on New Trier’s beloved advisery system, explored from all angles. We take a look at how the advisery sy...

NUSH allows Students and Teachers to help a family in need

Abby Burton, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2013

New Trier recently changed the controversial name of Adopt-a-Family to NUSH, which stands for Northwestern University Settlement House, because of the previous misleading title. The NUSH program allows students and teachers to become involved ...