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...