The news site of Evanston Township High School's student newspaper

The Evanstonian

The news site of Evanston Township High School's student newspaper

The Evanstonian

The news site of Evanston Township High School's student newspaper

The Evanstonian

How to accomplish high school: my freshman year bucket list

Ingrid Halverson, Digital Content Editor May 12, 2022

Going into high school I wanted to join everything. Picking between which clubs and sports to join was a small decision that led to a big part of my life. I hope that everyone finds their happiness in...

To Go with Jo: The final feast

To Go with Jo: The final feast

Jojo Wertheimer, Digital Content Editor May 12, 2022

There’s absolutely no good way to start this column. And trust me, I would know. I’ve spent hours agonizing over how to begin, typing and deleting and typing and deleting until finally, my head just...

The Evanstonian announces next Executive Editors

Eden Drajpuch and Lauren Dain May 12, 2022

The Evanstonian’s 2021-2022 Editorial Board is proud to announce the 2022-2023’s Executive Editors: Meg Houseworth, Jessica Sehgal and Ahania Soni. Meg, Jessica and Ahania have all been on staff for...

Superintendent Witherspoon details final days at ETHS

Superintendent Witherspoon details final days at ETHS

Eden Drajpuch, Lauren Dain, and Sari Oppenheimer May 12, 2022

After a memorable 16 year tenure as ETHS’ superintendent, Eric Witherspoon is retiring at the end of the 2021-22 school year. Throughout his time at ETHS, Witherspoon has made efforts to create systemic...

Ranking bubble tea places in Evanston

Ranking bubble tea places in Evanston

Sophie Yang, Arts & Entertainment Editor May 12, 2022

Bubble Tea has been taking the world by storm. The popular drink originated in Taiwan and has recently become a massive trend in the US. “Bubble tea”, or “boba”, is classically a mix of brewed...

ETHS friends become college roommates

As college aspirations become reality for current ETHS seniors, the process to find a potential roommate serves as yet another daunting task for several students who near this new chapter of their lives.  College...

Thank you, Evanstonian

Sari Oppenheimer, News Editor May 12, 2022

Dear Evanstonian,  Thank you for the last four years. At the start of high school, it felt daunting to find a space where I felt completely free. It was not until a few months into freshman year that...

ETHS announces new principal, Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources

Ahania Soni, Feature Editor May 12, 2022

On May 10, the ETHS school board named Taya Kinzie as Assistant Superintendent and Principal and Scott Bramley as Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources, filling the positions left open after Marcus...

Four years in review

Clara Gustafson and Annabelle Harris May 12, 2022

2019 August 2019: New ETHS weight room debuted When the 2019-2020 school year began, students were welcomed with a newly updated weight room. Having this improved weight room has opened many doors...

D202 School Board names Principal Marcus Campbell as ETHS’ new superintendent

Sari Oppenheimer and Eden Drajpuch April 21, 2022

On Thursday, April 21, the District 202 School Board held a special meeting to announce ETHS’ new superintendent and principal, set to begin for the 2022-2023 school year.  Following the announcement...

ETHS honors Earth Day with events for students, Evanston residents

Sam Molitor and Sophia Siddiqui April 18, 2022

Celebrated each year on Apr. 22, Earth Day marks the birth of the modern environmental movement and is celebrated worldwide to raise awareness and support for environmental protection.  Earth Day,...

ETHS celebrates Poetry Week

Kayla Drajpuch, Assistant Arts & Entertainment Editor April 18, 2022

April is National Poetry Month, meaning that schools across the nation are celebrating poetry and its writers. ETHS is no exception, as the school continues the Poetry Week tradition started in 2000. The...