67 seniors are awarded Seal of Biliteracy

Eleanor Kaplan, Co-Editor in Chief

May 23, 2019

Filed under News

Sixty-seven New Trier seniors are recent recipients of the Seal of Biliteracy, an award granted by the Illinois State Board of Education and given by New Trier High School’s Modern and Classical Languages Department in recognition...

A guide to discussing while uninformed

Eleanor Kaplan, chief editor

March 22, 2019

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

I sat down to write this article about the Paul Manafort trial and my opinions on how his sentence was only (after being doubled a few days after the initial decision) seven and a half years long. This is obviously something I...

A high school job is worth more than just the paycheck

Eleanor Kaplan, Editor-in-chief

February 15, 2019

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

The day I turned 16, I walked into an ice rink with my resumé in hand, asked for a job, got an interview, and fifteen minutes later I was a skate guard and skating instructor. I have since worked at the rink for almost three...

An interview with Daniel Biss on gun control

Eleanor Kaplan

March 9, 2018

Filed under Features

New Trier News: What role do students play in the fight for gun control? Daniel Biss: “The lesson from Parkland is that students are leading the fight for gun safety. After generations of stagnation on this issue, lines hav...