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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

Arts & Ent.

Wordle sensation takes ETHS community by storm

Wordle sensation takes ETHS community by storm

Sophia Siddiqui and Oskar Doepke February 28, 2022

It’s been hard to avoid the online word game that’s taking the internet by storm. Created by software engineer Josh Wardle for his puzzle-loving partner, Wordle, a web-based word game, has ballooned...

To go with Jojo: Chocolate croissant crusade

To go with Jojo: Chocolate croissant crusade

Jojo Wertheimer, Digital Content Editor February 28, 2022

For those who have never experienced it, a Chicago winter is indescribably cold. The face-stinging winds, sub-zero temperatures and months spent in a sunless, gray haze doesn’t even begin to cover it....

Anticipated movies set to arrive in 2022

Sam Froum , Staff Writer February 28, 2022

People are finally starting to return to the theaters, and, with so many great movies coming up in 2022, audience members won’t be disappointed. Whether you like comedy, action, adventure or mystery,...

Season two of HBO’s Euphoria highlights relationships, prioritizes cinematography

Season two of HBO’s “Euphoria” highlights relationships, prioritizes cinematography

Sophie Yang and Ben Levy February 28, 2022

Euphoria is rated for mature audiences and discusses mature content. This review contains spoilers for season two. Season two of HBO’s acclaimed Euphoria premiered on Jan. 9th, with weekly episodes...

Gratitude for life at the core of Freshman/Sophomore production of ‘The Wong Kids In the Secret of the Space Chubacabra GO!’

Amy Grill and Mae Luning February 28, 2022

The Freshmen/Sophomore winter play opened on Feb. 3 in the Little Theater, the eve of ETHS’ second snow day in a row. An unfortunate occurrence, but… the show must go on!. The Wong Kids in the Secret...

Kimetsu No Yaiba (Demon Slayer) Mugen Train arc: more Rengoku

Kimetsu No Yaiba (‘Demon Slayer’) Mugen Train arc: more Rengoku

Anika Radhakrishnan, Assistant Arts & Entertainment Editor December 23, 2021

Disclaimer: This article contains major spoilers for both the "Demon Slayer" Mugen Train Movie and Arc. Set your heart ablaze. Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train was a widely...

In-person production of YAMO: Its Cold Outside cut short due to surge in COVID cases

In-person production of ‘YAMO: It’s Cold Outside’ cut short due to surge in COVID cases

Sophie Yang, Arts & Entertainment Editor December 23, 2021

Editors’ Note: The following YAMO review was written prior to the cancellation of the production’s last three shows. Given that YAMO is such a staple within the ETHS community, The Evanstonian was...

Students share tips on the best winter fashion choices

Saliha Ansari and Amy Grill December 23, 2021

As the weather gets colder, it's time to start bundling up, but that doesn’t only mean bulky boots and big coats. It also means winter fashion and new cold-weather trends.   Following quarantine,...

Memorable comedies of 2021

Sam Froum, Staff Writer December 23, 2021

Comedies are a great way to get away from the worries and stresses of life, even if it’s only for a couple of hours. During a year like 2021, this comic relief has been needed more than ever. Fortunately,...

Creative Writing Club fosters community, emphasizes long-form writing

Lila Portis and Charlotte Murray December 23, 2021

During the pandemic last year, juniors Alice Lavan and Kelsey Blickenstaff contacted Bradley Baum, sophomore English and AP Language & Composition teacher, about starting a creating writing club.  “I...

Fans speculate potential Spider-Man: No Way Home theories

Fans speculate potential ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ theories

Sophie Yang, Arts & Entertainment Editor December 23, 2021

After two and half years since Spider-man: Far From Home, Tom Holland will return to the big screen in his iconic red suit in the final installment of his first Spider-Man trilogy, Spider-Man: No Way Home....

Opinion | Sally Rooney’s ‘Beautiful World’ must be translated into Hebrew

Kayla Drajpuch, Assistant Arts & Entertainment Editor December 23, 2021

Sally Rooney has been one of my favorite writers for a while now. I devoured Normal People and loved Conversations With Friends. Rooney explores themes relevant to younger generations, and her books are...