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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

Editorial

ETHS should accommodate in-school absences

Editorial April 21, 2017

We need an in-school absence policy. It’s time we open up students’ schedules so that they may experience the important events held at our school. Throughout the year, and especially in the months...

Too JUUL for school

March 17, 2017

A JUUL is the hottest version of an e-cigarette, which is a cigarette-shaped device containing a nicotine-based liquid that is vaporized and inhaled. The JUUL, however, is shaped like a flash drive The...

Pop the bubble

Pop the bubble

November 22, 2016

Whether you want to believe it or not, Evanston is a liberal bubble. There’s no doubt that the majority of our school didn’t expect the outcome of the presidential race. That’s because we live...

There’s new business in town

Editorial October 28, 2016

We all admire ETHS for its sports and theatre programs, but it’s time to recognize Algebra and Entrepreneurship for their innovative work on the Wildkit Store. Although the store has been around for...

Organize meetings not protests

Editorial September 16, 2016

There should be a clear, accessible student outlet to address problems around the school. With recent dress code protests, it seems more pressing than ever to put in a system where students can address...

Change the way you act towards Safety officers

Editorial August 22, 2016

It’s time to let go of grudges. At the end of last school year it seemed as though most of us cared less about finals and more about the safety stealing scandal. Although that was a serious issue,...

Lets stop wasting our free periods

Let’s stop wasting our free periods

February 26, 2016

We need to stop wasting our free periods. We all know that finishing homework or getting ahead on assignments is the most effective use of free periods, but most of us spend our time socializing, watching...

Students deserve a Safe Ride

Students deserve a Safe Ride

February 5, 2016

Let’s face it: It’s unsafe to walk home in Evanston after dark. To ensure the safety of students outside of school, we deserve a safe and free method of transportation. Many colleges and...

Change how you act in the halls

Change how you act in the halls

December 18, 2015

Trying to get to class is awful. We’ve all encountered a group of students blocking your way, an annoying couple making out, people walking against the flow traffic, loud music blaring from someone’s...

Our tardy policy needs to be scrapped

Our tardy policy needs to be scrapped

October 30, 2015

Detentions and tardies should not be associated with one another. The current policy of receiving one detention per tardy is unreasonable. The punishment for arriving to class a minute or two late should...

Parent conferences are not necessary

Parent conferences are not necessary

October 12, 2015

While students will be enjoying the long weekend coming up, many parents will be wasting their time meeting their student’s teachers. Twice a year at ETHS, teachers set aside a day and a half for...

Follow our advice for a successful school year

Follow our advice for a successful school year

August 24, 2015

Whether you are a timid freshman with a huge backpack weighing you down or a carefree senior with a few pens in your pockets, everyone can benefit from a few words of wisdom on the first day back. Here’s...

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