“Do what makes you smile and forget the rest”

Jessie Webster

October 18, 2012

With a heavy heart, the New Trier News dedicates its 2012 Lagniappe-Potpourri Examiner issue to the memory of Griffin O'Brien, head writer for the show back in 2009. A 2009 New Trier graduate, he passed away unexpectedly on July,...

Lagniappe-Potpourri: “It’s pretty awesome”

Kristina Chura

October 18, 2012

Although we may not be a private high school or a boarding school in the league of Exeter or Phillips Academy, New Trier has plenty of qualities that put us far ahead of the generic public high school. Lagniappe-Potpourri, a student...

Twisted: it’s all in your head

Marissa Ondra

October 18, 2012

Lagniappe Potpourri is famous for taking comedic risks and constantly pushing the envelope. One year in particular presented a big Lagniappe shake up: a show with a plot. For years Lagniappe has been a string of skits tied together...

Lagniappe-Potpourri: through the ages

Sean Casey

October 18, 2012

The annual Lagniappe-Potpourri show is a staple of New Trier student life. It consistently draws the biggest audiences of any student production. It might be impossible to find a student who has not seen the show at least once...