Does Christmas music belong in school?

Lily Vance, Staff reporter

December 21, 2018

Holiday music can either put students in a festive spirit or create an uncomfortable atmosphere. Teachers, especially advisers, have leeway to make their own decisions regarding students’ comfort, with some deciding to ban...

Life lessons learned from Mariano’s

Max Minogue, Opinion's writer

October 8, 2016

With the start of the new school year, it’s officially my one-year anniversary. One year ago, a smaller version of myself walked into a neighborhood corporate grocery store and asked for a job. One year later, I still find my...

Why do people act like staying in the Midwest for college should be avoided?

Marie O'Connor, Opinion's writer

October 8, 2016

Small talk as a senior is something to avoid at all costs. This is because when conversation slows and you strain for topics to casually chat about, undoubtedly the topic of college will come up. I’ve already had to talk about my co...

New Trier fails to honor our veterans

Kelsey Curran, Opinions Editor

November 15, 2013

For those of you who missed it, Veteran’s Day was this past Monday. And while New Trier had classes almost every other high school in the area didn’t. In 2011, we observed the day by not having school, but probably only...