Wise words for winning at NT

Marie O'Connor, Opinion Writer

May 22, 2017

With nine days left of highschool it’s almost impossible not to feel nostalgic or want to impart some wisdom on my fellow trevs. After four long years of homework, tests, new friends and maybe the occasional fight, I feel like...

High school forever

Max Minogue

May 22, 2017

Now that my days left in high school are in the single digits, I’m starting to realize that high school isn’t forever. It’s hard to fathom; after all, I peaked here, so shouldn’t I stay in these hallowed halls until...

Flashy graduation invitations get mixed reactions amongst senior class

May 22, 2017

Seniors are anticipating their graduation party after the distribution of super-sized invitations during advisery. The party will begin at 10:45 p.m. on June 4 at  Northfield.. Students often look forward to the grand raffle...

Seniors pumped for much-awaited grad party

Eleanor Kaplan and Alyssa Pak

May 22, 2017

Seniors are anticipating their graduation party after the distribution of super-sized invitations during advisery. The party will begin at 10:45 p.m. on June 4 at  Northfield. Students often look forward to the grand raffle...

The clash over graduation attire

Nora Crumley

April 6, 2017

aduate at the Sears Center. Though the location has changed, because of Northwestern’s Welsh-Ryan Arena’s renovations, the graduation procedure (the white dresses, white tuxes, red roses, boy girl order etc) has gone through...

Third annual White Dress Project sale underway

Darcie Kim

March 21, 2017

This March 18 will mark the third year of the White Dress Project, a recent tradition that gives students the opportunity to purchase gently-worn graduation dresses in order to relieve the financial burden of buying an expensive ...

Grad ceremony moves from Evanston to Hoffman Estates

Hannah Young, News Editor

November 2, 2016

In mid-June, Northwestern announced their renovation plans for the Welsh-Ryan Arena, prompting New Trier to sign a contract with the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates. Faculty and administrators, with input from parents,...

It’s time to tweak the white dress tradition

Emma Willcocks, Editor-in-Chief

March 4, 2016

As third quarter is drawing to a close, the senior class is looking ahead to their upcoming final months at New Trier, culminating in the graduation ceremony. But among the girls, preparations have already begun. New Trier...

Are students a-ttired of the graduation dress code

Sam Blanc, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2016

At New Trier, nothing is allowed to be strictly run-of-the-mill, and the students’ graduation attire is no different. Rather than the classic cap and gown, New Trier’s graduation dress code consists of floor or tea length white d...

College is literally a match to be made, not a prize to be won

Staff Editorial

May 21, 2015

It’s a match to be made, not a prize to be won. As a reminder from concerned parents, a joke from mocking friends, or as advice from a college counselor, we’ve all heard this mantra about the college process. The continued...