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 decorate for Halloween

Finch Shewfelt and Tony Mateos October 14, 2022

Halloween is just around the corner, and everyone's favorite part (of everyone’s favorite holiday) has got to be the decorations. The first question you should ask yourself as October begins is What...

Opinion | Elevator policies make being an injured student difficult

Opinion | Elevator policies make being an injured student difficult

Mary Lister, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

ETHS prides itself on being inclusive, words of acceptance plastered on the walls as you walk in. The school, despite its faults, often holds this statement true, but sometimes, the school can slip up...

Feel good films for this fall

Kayla Drajpuch, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

When Harry Met Sally When Harry Met Sally is the ultimate rom-com. It’s the movie that every other rom-com is judged against (at least in my book). Harry and Sally, the film’s protagonists, cannot...

Opinion | We need a bike path on Church St.

Opinion | We need a bike path on Church St.

Fiona Vosper, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

There are many different types of transportation that students use to arrive and leave school—driving, taking the bus, walking and even biking. One of the busiest places in Evanston where these modes...

Fabulous fashions for this fall

Charlotte Murray and Lila Portis October 14, 2022

Fall fashion is known for being comfy and cozy: perfect for staying warm as temperatures start dropping. This year's fall trends are no different; cozy clothing stays superior. However, just because an...

‘Don’t Worry Darling’ entertains, but acting and plot fall short

Mae Luning and Merrill Short October 14, 2022

Harry Styles, Florence Pugh and Olivia Wilde star in one of the year's most anticipated films—Don’t Worry Darling. The movie is set in the fictional desert town of Victory, California where everything...

YAMOLAND cast and crew form new bonds and carry on old traditions

Ali Cutter and Amy Grill October 14, 2022

Prep for YAMO began as early as Spring of last school year.  Persevering through 2 hour weekday rehearsals and 4 hour Saturdays, it’s clear that the YAMO cast worked hard to make this year’s show...

‘What We Do in the Shadows” season 4 loses some of the show’s signature bite

Jared Tucker, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

Spoilers for season 3 and 4 The first three seasons of Jemaine Clement and Taika Waitit’s smash-hit comedy What We Do In The Shadows is truly one of the most hilarious shows of all time. The raunchy...

Opinion | Banning books from schools prevents important conversations from taking place in classrooms

Opinion | Banning books from schools prevents important conversations from taking place in classrooms

Lily Roback, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

To Kill a Mockingbird, Lord of the Flies, The Grapes of Wrath, Catch 22, Slaughterhouse V. The books are classics, meant to be absorbed and devoured in classroom curriculums where students are encouraged...

‘Vengeance’ a hundred percent the kind of movie we need in America right now

Charlotte Murray, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

I find myself as surprised by the movie Vengeance as Ben Manalowitz (BJ Novak) was to find semi-intelligent people in Texas. Now, I feel this is the perfect time to share that I unapologetically love The...

Opinion | fall brings me joy, comfort and nostalgia

Opinion | fall brings me joy, comfort and nostalgia

Sadie Dowhan, Digital Editor October 14, 2022

Anyone who knows me knows that I have many likes and obsessions that fluctuate between the months, seasons and sometimes just the days. Whatever the particular passion, I could talk about it for hours,...

Kadiri’s Kitchen: Burrito edition

Jordin Kadiri, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

There’s truly nothing better than eating the classic combo of tacos with rice and beans. It really doesn't get much better than that. Living in Evanston, there are many Mexican restaurants that will...