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

Mad-Style: Halloween Edition

Madison McGuire, Arts & Entertainment Editor October 20, 2020

Halloween is upon us, and there is no doubt that the focal point of Halloween, asking strangers for candy, must change. In 2020, it’s difficult to imagine going door to door, interacting with your entire...

Five questions with CGE’s Bea Echeverria

Gabi Karlan, Staff Writer October 20, 2020

Bea Echeverria works at the Evanston Public Library and volunteers at Citizens’ Greener Evanston (CGE), a non-profit organization focused on environmental and social justice issues. She is on the Environmental...

Corona community cookbook

Adrian Cyrus, Quinn Hughes, and Oren Davidson October 20, 2020

An opportunity has arisen for students e-learning at home to flex their creative skills in the kitchen. From old family recipes to new creations; from nutritious to sweet, the ETHS student body has been...

ETHS Environmental Clubs During COVID

Aryeh Lesch, Ahania Soni, and Sofia Wagner October 20, 2020

Environmental activism has become increasingly important as the effects of climate change continue to be felt worldwide. For years, ETHS students have been working to create meaningful change in the Evanston...

The psychology of horrific satisfaction

Lauren Grill, Arts & Entertainment Columnist October 20, 2020

October, for some, is the most comforting month. Every year, it rolls around and greets us with the familiarity of fall, wrapping us in crisp temperatures and warm drinks like an old blanket. For others,...

Music education leads COVID chorus

Music education leads COVID chorus

Anika Radhakrishnan, Staff Writer October 20, 2020

If this were a normal year, vocal ensembles would be readying for an annual fall choir concert. The marching band would be in the middle of performances at football games. Jazz band, concert band, and...

Train to Busan transcends the zombie movie narrative

Jared Tucker, Staff Writer October 20, 2020

Let’s face it, zombies are absurd, right? Bloodhungry, revived corpses that run around with their arms hanging in front of them, waiting to feast on their next victim and spreading their virus around...

Illustration by Ellie Lind

Lights, camera, livestream

Anika Radhakrishnan, Staff Writer September 24, 2020

With ETHS online, the ETHS Theatre Club is putting on its first-ever virtual Freshman/Sophomore play called Stranded: Views From Quarantine, in October.  Stranded: Views From Quarantine consists of...

To-go with Jo: a whole lotta lattes

Josie McCartney, Food Critic September 24, 2020

As we slowly settle into the school year, the average ETHS student is desperate for caffeine. Although Starbucks offers convenience and familiarity, Evanston has countless hidden local shops that are,...

DCE reopens studio

Madison McGuire, Arts & Entertainment Editor September 24, 2020

There is no question that community activities have come to a halt with the rise of COVID-19. Musical groups, theatre productions and, of course, dancers have been subject to the community space shut-down....

Mad Style: The new wave

Madison McGuire, Arts & Entertainment Editor September 24, 2020

2020 has spun the globe into a frenzy. Nothing is the same as it was months ago. Along with universal changes, fashion and personal expression through clothing have recently shifted in people’s lives....

Illustrated by Ellie Lind

Women Are Powerful

Jojo Wertheimer, Nora Miller, and Annie Johnson September 24, 2020

I said certified freak, seven days a week  The first lyrics of Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion’s new single, “WAP”, left us, like countless others, agape. During the week of Aug. 7, 2020, debuted...