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The Evanstonian

The news site of Evanston Township High School

The Evanstonian

The news site of Evanston Township High School

The Evanstonian

Conferences are pointless without students

Conferences are pointless without students

October 7, 2014

Go with your parents to parent teacher conferences. It can only be beneficial for you. Five minutes does not seem like a lot of time to fix any issues you are having in school, but it is valuable time...

Gay parent families face discrimination in today’s culture

Gay parent families face discrimination in today’s culture

Isabella E. Senno, In-Depth Editor October 5, 2014

There are 255 households with same-sex parents in Evanston, according to the U.S. Census. One of these is the Chuckas family. As lesbian mothers raising children, they have faced heavy discrimination....

Suspension rates shatter as Peer Jury popularity increases

Suspension rates shatter as Peer Jury popularity increases

Emma Dzwierzynski, Feature Writer October 2, 2014

Don’t ever choose suspension again. The increasingly popular Peer Jury option that focuses on relationships rather than punishment helps students avoid missing school. “Students hate the idea of...

8 Questions for Tyler Kennedy

8 Questions for Tyler Kennedy

Dalya Sohl, Feature Editor October 2, 2014

Most students are currently concerned with balancing their academic studies with their extra-curricular activities, however senior Tyler Kennedy takes this to the new level as he trains for the 2016 Olympics....