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

Archived News

Mock Trial heads to State

Mock Trial heads to State

Loie Gilbert, News Reporter March 12, 2014

Mock Trial will be heading to State this weekend at University of Illinois in Urbana Champaign. “There are over 40 teams that go to State, and we are usually in the top eight every year,” said captain...

Community proposes Skate Park in Evanston

Community proposes Skate Park in Evanston

Jake Girard, News Editor March 7, 2014

Forget sidewalks; a skate park might be coming soon. Community members have been working with the city of Evanston on a proposal to build a skate park in Evanston. “In Evanston, we have baseball...

Green Team to help with eco-friendly house

Green Team to help with eco-friendly house

Eli Baum, News Editor March 7, 2014

The Green Team will soon decide how to work with the Evanston Ecology Center, in order to promote the latter’s environmentally sustainable “tiny house.” Built by students from Northwestern’s...

Evanstonarctica continues...

Evanstonarctica continues…

Luke Calian, Feature Editor March 7, 2014

When you think of spring, what comes to mind? Definitely not more snow, ice, sleet, and chilly weather. Due to this season’s extreme weather, “88 percent of the Great Lakes’ was covered with...

St. Baldricks raises money for cancer research

St. Baldrick’s raises money for cancer research

Alex Howard, News Editor March 7, 2014

  In the 1950s, almost all kids diagnosed with cancer died, but not in 2014. You have been growing it out all year, now it is time to shave it all off. The sixth annual St. Baldrick’s event...

Software Engineering to be offered next fall

Software Engineering to be offered next fall

Ivy Hettinger-Robert, News Editor March 7, 2014

  A new computer science class, Software Engineering, will be implemented in fall 2014. “We decided that we need more opportunities in computer designing,” said Shelley Gates, Career and...

Class of 2018 to receive personal Chromebooks

Class of 2018 to receive personal Chromebooks

Loie Gilbert, News Editor February 18, 2014

Next year, freshman backpacks will be a thing of the past. Each incoming Wildkit will receive his or her own Chromebook. “The laptops will open a variety of opportunities for students, not only...

SHPE craves victory in Regional Science Bowl

SHPE craves victory in Regional Science Bowl

Jake Girard, News Editor February 18, 2014

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers will fight to win their fourth consecutive Regional Science Bowl on Feb. 22. “I think that we have a shot at winning again this year,” said Michelle...

Speech team advances to Sectionals

Speech team advances to Sectionals

Ivy Hettinger-Roberts, News Editor February 14, 2014

  After its success at Regionals, the Speech Team is heading to Sectionals in Peoria this Feb. 15. “We’ve been working towards Sectionals and State all year,” said head coach Nancy...

‘Student Success Center’ to cover all student supports

‘Student Success Center’ to cover all student supports

Alex Howard, News Editor February 14, 2014

Next year, your favorite study center will be relocated.The four main study centers, along with various other academic and non-academic supports, will be moved to W201, which will become the Student...

Charity drive kicks off holiday season

Charity drive kicks off holiday season

Ivy Hettinger-Roberts, News Editor November 24, 2013

To collect charity items, the Community Service Club will be hosting the annual Gift Drive for the needy Dec. 2 through Dec. 17. “This will be the fourth year we do the drive,” said Mary Collins,...

Math team captures second at Libertyville

Math team captures second at Libertyville

Jake Girard, News Editor November 24, 2013

The ETHS Math Team competed in a conference competition at Libertyville, taking home second place to IMSA, the Illinois Math and Science Academy on Nov. 14. “I think the team as a whole performed...