New Trier News

We need to change how we talk about mental health

Mattea Carberry, Sports Editor

April 22, 2019

Phrases like, “She’s like psycho or something” are commonplace among the student body. While these statements aren’t usually said with malicious intent, they are insensitive to those who struggle with mental health. A...

Trevian Trot on May 5

Trevian Trot on May 5

Jack Soble, Sports Editor

April 22, 2019

The controversy behind contraceptives

Michelle Yurovsky, Opinions Editor

October 27, 2017

So talking about condoms is pretty awkward... especially at New Trier.  It’s a touchy subject for some, and hilarious to a sad amount of others.  Regardless, we should be able to talk about, and have access to, means of contraception...

NT athletes feel pressure to prioritize practice over health

Sophia Holt

December 7, 2016

New Trier Athletics has a  strong competitive reputation with over 120 state championships under its belt. However, this reputation has student athletes feeling pressure to give 110%, often prioritizing athletics over homework...

Staying on target with health and fitness is now much easier

Carly Travis, Opinions Editor

January 29, 2016

When I think of Target, a few things come to mind: discounted, crunchy soy-nut butter; a plethora of smelly laundry detergents; electronics that all (pretty much) do the same thing as my iPhone; the pajama section. What doesn’t...

This just in: your breakfast may be out to kill you


November 16, 2015

The World Health Organization has recently revealed studies proving that eating processed meat is linked to colorectal cancer. Such processed meats include bacon, sausage, hotdogs, and bologna. The WHO also announced that red...

Working for yourself

Lydia Wuorinen

February 23, 2015

HEALTH ALERT—As many as 8 out of 10 seniors at New Trier are thought to be carrying a strand of the superbug Senioritis. Those most susceptible to the virus include students who have received acceptance letters from the...

Lunchroom Lowdown

Leah Pearlman, Opinions Editor

September 12, 2014

Walking into this campus' cafeteria may be daunting if you’re a sophomore, but with my help you’ll be ready to take on lunch, and life -- probably. I have taken initiative, because I care--and because I consider myself...