Abolishing class rank doesn’t eliminate competition

Staff Editorial

February 21, 2013

In this week’s article on New Trier’s five-year-strong decision to abolish class rank for its students, senior Colleen O’Connor was quoted as saying, “I think class rank is unnecessary. I think there’s enough competition.”...

DeLuca hypnotizes Trevs for charity

Margo Deporter

December 3, 2012

Tom DeLuca, a Corporate Hypnotist, will be bringing his performance to New Trier this Saturday, Dec. 1st. DeLuca’s career started with the encouragement of his clinical psychology professor; DeLuca was taken under the wing...

Fluffing your resume through service

Moira Jorgensen

September 13, 2012

I hate the beginning of the school year for many reasons, one of them being that I now have to take naps on the floor of the library instead of my bed.  Mostly, I can’t stand the name games. I usually panic and convince myself...

Building a Wall between yourself and college

NT News Staff

September 13, 2012

When the idea of college begins to sink in for seniors around this time of year, there is a popular trend for them to change their Facebook name to something like “Alex Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Jones” or “Jane...

Graduation 2012

Graduation 2012

June 7, 2012

Hello and goodbye seniors

Moira Jorgensen, New Trier News

June 7, 2012

I am not one of those people who has been waiting to be a senior since the first day freshmen year. Subconsciously, I think I always believed I would drop out before I actually made it to senior year, so I never spent much time...