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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...

A year of journalism, lattes and memories: Rating Evanston’s coffee shops

A year of journalism, lattes and memories: Rating Evanston’s coffee shops

Eden Drajpuch and Lauren Dain May 12, 2022

Over the course of this year, we have spent many hours in various coffee shops throughout Evanston. A coffee shop can be the perfect, mood-setting location that motivates us to get work done for school...

Illustration by Kupu Sumi

A changing game: standardized testing and college admissions

Nearly 100 years ago, the College Board birthed the Scholastic Aptitude Test, more commonly referred to as the SAT, and 33 years later, the American College Test (ACT) emerged. These lengthy tests have...

All in this together: A hopeless romantic reflects on high school

All in this together: A hopeless romantic reflects on high school

Madison Mann, Staff Writer May 12, 2022

High school came as a bit of a surprise when I grew up religiously watching Disney movies every weekend. I remember counting down the years until high school started, excited to live out my High School...

Illustration by Kupu Sumi

Opinion | Students are suffering mentally at the end of each quarter and year

Maddie Molotla, Staff Writer April 18, 2022

At the end of each quarter, all of us as students seem to share the same experience during this time. Each and every one of us is in clear distress over final grades, turning in late work, and major final...

Photo courtesy of Gabrielle Brooks

Baseball jumps out to strong start with exciting opening game against OPRF

Eli Bachochin, Owen Chiss, Staff Writers April 18, 2022

Before Evanston brought in current head Coach Frank Consiglio, we weren't known for having a particularly strong baseball program. But since his hiring in 2007, and with a completely revamped coaching...

Turning Red highlights complexities of early teen years

‘Turning Red’ highlights complexities of early teen years

Sophie Yang, Arts & Entertainment Editor April 18, 2022

To start, if a movie is a Disney Pixar movie, I’m expecting it to be good. Disney Pixar is my childhood, and my classic favorites include Toy Story, Up, The Incredibles and Cars, but I loved Domee Shi’s...

Local figure skaters reflect on culture, experiences

Local figure skaters reflect on culture, experiences

Ahania Soni, Feature Editor April 18, 2022

In the wake of Kamilia Valieva’s controversial appearance during the Olympics, in which the 15-year-old ice skater was publicly exposed for doping before the competition and then, controversially, allowed...

Moon Knight breaks Marvel mold

‘Moon Knight’ breaks Marvel mold

Sam Froum , Staff Writer April 18, 2022

Spoiler warning for Moon Knight  Ever since Iron Man premiered in 2008, Marvel Studios has been on a roll. Its movies and TV shows have been wildly successful at the box office and have united a massive...

Cybersecurity Club: Growing with the digital world

Cybersecurity Club: Growing with the digital world

Sofia Williams , Staff Writer April 18, 2022

Among the many extracurricular opportunities that ETHS has to offer comes a new way to get involved in the digital world: Cybersecurity Club. The club was originated by juniors Leif Ye and AJ Bakari,...

Season four of Attack on Titan experiences spike in viewership, improved plot

Season four of ‘Attack on Titan’ experiences spike in viewership, improved plot

Ben Levy , Staff Writer March 18, 2022

AOT is rated for mature audiences and discusses mature content. This review contains spoilers .   The rave anime Attack On Titan (AOT) is finally back, and viewers have a lot to say. After close...

Image courtesy of Allison Lemmon.

Girls lacrosse returns for success

Stella Davis, Staff Writer March 18, 2022

After a 2021 season finishing second in conference, the girls lacrosse team looks to repeat that success this year. Senior Lily Mason, who will be continuing her lacrosse career at Kenyon College, is...