67 seniors are awarded Seal of Biliteracy

Eleanor Kaplan, Co-Editor in Chief

May 23, 2019

Sixty-seven New Trier seniors are recent recipients of the Seal of Biliteracy, an award granted by the Illinois State Board of Education and given by New Trier High School’s Modern and Classical Languages Department in recognition...

The joy of learning a foreign language

Arjun Thakkar

October 27, 2017

Despite our many different backgrounds, there exists a great uniter, one that helps us reconcile our differences, and that commonality is language. It’s through communication that we learn, we talk, we laugh, and, most importantly,...

C’est important de prendre un langue

Will D'Angelo, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2016

Dropping a class opens up valuable time during the school day to do homework, eat lunch, or even screw around in the library. Dropping a class, especially for juniors and seniors, is often much better than the alternative:...

Word Lens takes language translation to the next level

Lizzie Cohen, Online Editor

September 13, 2013

Disregard academic integrity for two seconds. Imagine staring down at a hopeless body of Spanish text you know has to be translated by next period. You turn on your smart phone and quickly open the application ‘Word Lens,’...