Does the bubble really need to be popped? : CON

Joe Borushek

September 23, 2016

The concept of the “North Shore Bubble” has always puzzled me. Whenever I hear someone talking about it, it’s almost always followed with: “I can’t believe a thing like that exists” or “I’m so appalled that people...

Does the bubble really need to be popped? PRO

Logan Etheredge

September 23, 2016

Some days it feels like all Northshore teenagers do is complain about living here. Whether it’s bemoaning over “entitled white kids and their Jeeps” or lamenting over the unnecessary construction project. A New Trier student’s...

Extracurriculars offer welcoming communities for minority students

Bella Geroulis

September 23, 2016

When one thinks of New Trier, the first thing that comes to most people’s minds is not it’s vastly diverse student body. The minorities at New Trier can often be overlooked, but that doesn’t mean that they’re not there. Korean...


Helen Fagan, Examiner Co-Editor

September 22, 2016

This community is a great place to live, no doubt about it. There’s a reason why affluent citizens choose to spend their time here, a notion affirmed by the fact that the median household income of the north shore is around...

The thing is, breaking up it complicated

Melanie Mandell, Features Editor

April 1, 2016

“I just don’t want to do this any- more,” she said. “I think we should see other people.” “Oh, al-right. If that’s what you want. Can I ask why?” he responded. The two continue to discuss the downfall ...

In terms of PDA, when and where is it okay?

Carly Travis, Opinions Editor

April 1, 2016

What’s fun about high school, as opposed to middle school, is that anything goes when you’re beyond the confines of the classroom. Walking through the halls of New Trier, you’re bound to happen upon the f...