The art of war: bad habits edition

Stephanie Kim, Chief Online Editor

March 22, 2019

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

So a handful of months ago, I wrote an opinion on the dangers of minimal sleep. Particularly my own lack of shuteye. But now I’m starting to wonder if the universe’s aversion to allowing me the sweet bliss of REM cycles is...

Cartoon Week of Dec. 14

Alessia Liebovich, Graphics Editor

December 14, 2018

Filed under Opinions/Editorials


Late starts aren’t that simple

Danielle Kurensky, Opinions Writer

November 2, 2018

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

Right now the administration is asking for student feedback surrounding a proposed calendar for the 2019-2020 school year. While I’ll no longer attend New Trier when the calendar would go into effect, I still feel compelled...

Don’t be a sleep slacker

Staff, Co-Editor

November 1, 2013

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

It is estimated that about a third of a person’s lifetime is spent sleeping. We have all heard about being productive in school and in life generally, but what about productive sleeping? First off, we can all eliminate a common...

School punishing students with early rise

Kesley Curran, Opinion Editor

September 27, 2013

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

Don’t actually raise your hand (unless you feel like it), but who gets the recommended nine hours of sleep during the school week? That’s what I thought. Most of us are walking the hallways of New Trier as zombies. And,...

The nightmare of sleep deprivation

Hannah Jablow

April 9, 2013

Filed under Features

The night before a big test, teachers always tell their students to have a good breakfast in the morning and get a good night’s sleep. People of all ages are sleeping less and less and as they get older, they need more sleep...