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


Midterm election follow up

Tarek Anthony, Staff Writer December 2, 2022

The highly anticipated 2022 midterms elections proved as consequential as expected. Unexpectedly, Democrats defied the GOP’s anticipated “red wave” pulling out mere senate wins in swing states such...

Holiday bazaar sets a charitable holiday mood

Elliot Hoffner and Grace Jorgensen December 1, 2022

It’s officially the holiday season, and Evanston started festivities off early with its Holiday Bazaar. The bazaar, hosted annually by the Woman’s Club of Evanston, ran from Nov. 18-20 this year....

Old Orchard Barnes and Noble set to reopen

Elliot Hoffner and Grace Jorgensen November 10, 2022

When COVID-19 struck, Evanston and the surrounding areas lost many businesses, and many locals mourned the loss of multiple Barnes & Nobles. This popular bookstore not only left downtown Evanston but...

Choir hosts open mic with hopes of raising money for trip

Ella Bowker, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

Around the end of last school year, Orchestra and Choir members were sent a compelling email that announced a 2022-2023 school year combined-group trip. These trips occur every two years for choir, orchestra,...

Prep for Flying Turkey 5k in motion

Hannah Cervantes, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

The Flying Turkey 5k has been on Thanksgiving morning in Evanston for the past 10 years, and it  has become a popular place for families from all over to come together and have a good time. The community...

Northwestern’s new stadium plans evoke mixed feelings

Mack Jones, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

On Sept. 28, Northwestern University announced plans to rebuild its football stadium, Ryan Field. The choice to build a new stadium in Evanston was made after a generous $480 million donation by the Ryan...

Voting-age seniors take to the polls

Tarek Anthony, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

With the Democrats’ 50/50 control of congress on the line, this year's Nov. 8 midterm elections will be highly consequential. Currently, Congress is controlled by the Democrats, with Vice President Kamala...

Chess takes fourth against other competitive Illinois programs

Rafi DiCrescenzo, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

On Oct. 29, ETHS’ varsity chess team placed fourth in a statewide competition between over twenty other Illinois high schools. Other winning teams include Neuqua Valley (first place), Stevenson (second...

Mixed opinions on next steps for aging animal shelter

Ethan Ravi, Assistant News Editor November 10, 2022

For years, the Evanston Animal Shelter has housed and cared for animals in Evanston that need aid. But in the last few years, plans have been made to demolish the current building and rebuild a new 8,810...

Literacy, safety focus of D65, D202 combined board meeting

Annabelle Harris, Assistant News Editor November 10, 2022

On October 24th, District 202, ETHS’s district, along with District 65, which includes the elementary and middle schools that go into ETHS, had a combined board meeting. In this meeting they mainly focused...

New way to track community service hours in SchooLinks

Elise Goulding, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

This year, ETHS has moved the platform that students track community service hours on from myETHS to SchooLinks, which is used primarily for College and Career readiness. Students can submit by clicking...

Evanstonians talk prevention, support during breast cancer awareness month

Clara Gustafson and Hannah Cervantes October 14, 2022

When October begins, so does breast cancer awareness month. In Evanston this means events to raise awareness and support for those with breast cancer, those who have beaten it, those working to help those...