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The news site of Evanston Township High School's student newspaper

The Evanstonian

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8 questions for Sophie Thatcher

8 questions for Sophie Thatcher

Lucy Mulvihill, Guest Writer January 8, 2016

Sophie Thatcher has made a splash in the Chicago and national theater community. By freshmen year she has already made an appearance in over eight Chicago musicals and plays. Despite her age, she has managed...

Students do care about politics

Max Newman, Guest Writer January 8, 2016

Caring with passion. It might be a surprise that a large majority of students at ETHS genuinely care and share opinions about politics on a daily basis. “Students are very passionate about politics....

Freshman debaters make a mark

Freshman debaters make a mark

Izzy Lobin, Guest Writer January 7, 2016

Excellent argument. Two freshman policy debaters are crushing the competition, having won two Chicago Debate League (CDL) tournaments in a row. “They’ve been incredible,” explains four year Policy...

Anxiety effects ETHS students

January 6, 2016

Don’t let anxiety dictate your life. The constant pressure of school can certainly cause uneasiness in any student, but there is always someone or somewhere to go to for help. “When you’re...

Salad vending machine promotes health

Salad vending machine promotes health

Anna Henthorn, Guest Writer January 6, 2016

Choose the healthier option. With the new salad vending machine in Bacon Café, students can get a nutritious meal while getting their homework done. “That’s our hope, to drive people to the...

MVP Nojel Eastern returns  after suffering major ankle injury

MVP Nojel Eastern returns after suffering major ankle injury

Katy Donati, Sports Reporter December 18, 2015

Despite junior captain Nojel Eastern’s basketball career getting derailed last year due to a severe ankle injury, he’s back on the court and ready to prove that he is still number one in the North...

Students gather to protest recent racial injustices

Students gather to protest recent racial injustices

Harrison Witt, Feature Editor December 18, 2015

“16 shots.” This was one of the many chants shouted at the protest for racial equality in Chicago on Nov. 27, which many ETHS students attended. “It was a pretty...

School initiative creates diversity

School initiative creates diversity

Abrielle Claude, Feature Editor December 18, 2015

There has been a lot of emphasis on closing the racial academic achievement gap, but now ETHS is trying to unite the student body together in social situations outside of the classroom. “It’s always...

8 Questions for the Ticket Man

8 Questions for the “Ticket Man”

Simone Williams, Feature Editor December 18, 2015

Most commonly known for being the “Ticket Man,” safety officer Mark Smith is in charge of making sure the school is safe on the outside. Since 2007, he has seen jumped cars, issued parking tickets...

Enjoy your stay-cation

Enjoy your stay-cation

Isabella Senno, Online Executive Editor December 13, 2015

Don’t feel bad if you aren't going anywhere this winter break.  There are plenty of fun things to do around both Evanston and Chicago.  Here are our top picks. Ice Skating at the Maggie Daley Park...

Parking garage suicides becoming an issue in Evanston

Parking garage suicides becoming an issue in Evanston

Harrison Witt, Feature Editor November 20, 2015

One of the biggest issues in America is suicide, but parking garage suicides have become a big issue right in downtown Evanston. “People commit suicide, but it’s the public ones we see, take note...

Names are a gateway into culture

Names are a gateway into culture

Trinity Collins, Feature Editor November 20, 2015

Your name isn’t just a name. Names show insight into identity, ethnic significance and values by reflecting the culture. “I feel that you should value your name regardless of what...

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