New Trier News

Looking back at a century of the NT News

November 8, 2019

In honor of 100 years of publication, the first Examiner of the year features reprinted articles from the past century. ...

Suit guidelines open debate about sexism, body shaming

Hannah Sussman, News Editor

October 18, 2019

As the new swim season begins rules over appropriate and inappropriate swim-wear have been pushed to the forefront of national discussions over body-shaming and sexism. This issue was spotlighted after a female swimmer from Alaska...

Body shaming has no place in sports

October 17, 2019

Disqualifying swimmers due to a minor wardrobe malfunction is unfair and ridiculous. When initially hearing about this ruling, it was clear that this penalty was punishment for things simply beyond a swimmer’s control: the ...

Hol’ up, Hol’ up, We Dem Boyz

Ezra Wallach, Opinion Editor

May 3, 2019

For the entirety of our childhood, we boys have subconsciously been taught that masculinity consisted of strength, toughness, apathy, and confidence among other things. In the past few years though, the concept of toxic masculinity...

Guys need to say the F-word

Danielle Kurensky, Opinion Editor

December 21, 2018

Beware, I’m going to use the F-word a lot in this piece. I’m just saying you’ve been warned. So here it goes, I am a feminist. That probably wasn’t the F-word you were expecting and while it might be disappointing to...

Purpose of unisex bathrooms disregarded

Julia Nagel and Katy Pickens

October 9, 2018

Misuse of gender neutral Bathrooms affect student use

Guest Column: Why I’m proud to call myself a feminist

Annabel Weyhrich, Guest Columnist

May 22, 2017

No one should ever feel embarrassed to point out something they don’t think is right

Women’s day seminars educate and inspire

Mia Sherin, Opinions Editor

April 14, 2017

On Wednesday Mar. 8, otherwise known as International Women’s Day, New Trier hosted a group of influential speakers who gave seminars throughout the day. The goal of these seminars was to allow students to hear from a variety...

Power lifting club tackles gender inequality in sports

Eleanor Kaplan, Co-Editor in Chief

April 12, 2017

Under the direction of strength and conditioning coach Jim Davis, Power lifting Club has been muscling toward gender equality in sports. The club has written many letters to local and national news and sports networks asking...