Loss of days off complicates college visits

Sarah Zhang, News Editor

October 7, 2015

Many of the long weekends that were hallmarks of first semester at New Trier have been replaced with school days due to the construction schedule. With so few breaks during the school year, such as Rosh Hashana and Columbus Da...

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...

Bittersweet goodbye

Abby Burton

May 21, 2015

It is such a strange feeling knowing that high school is over for me. Not to sound cliché here, but those four years flew by. I remember being an awkward, shy freshman like it was yesterday. It’s true, high school went...

Four years at New Trier from start to finish

Nick Merrill

May 15, 2015

There are so many different events that I have experienced at New Trier and looking back at my four years here, they have all become memories that will stay with me for the rest of my life. Freshman year: We were all nervous ...

The journey may not be smooth, but it can still be fulfilling

Abby Burton

May 15, 2015

If you asked me as a freshman what I thought my high school experience would be like, I would have said that it was going to be hard work but that it would overall go smoothly. I didn’t expect any bumps in the road and I really thought I ...

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...