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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

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Evanston History Centers holiday party returns after three years

Evanston History Center’s holiday party returns after three years

Ella Cleary, Staff Writer December 6, 2022

For the first time in three years, the Evanston History Center hosted its annual holiday open house welcoming the community to learn about the history of Evanston and enjoy holiday festivities. The Evanston...

D202 school board meeting brings up topics of inclusivity, academic performance

Ella Bowker, Staff Writer December 5, 2022

On November 14th, District 202 held a board meeting to discuss data from their year in review.  The meeting opened with the recognition of National Merit Scholarship semifinalists and then moved on...

Results of the ballot measure to approve ranked choice voting in Evanston.

Evanston makes support of ranked-choice voting ‘unequivocally clear’ in midterm elections

Tarek Anthony, Staff Writer December 2, 2022

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

Holiday bazaar sets a charitable holiday mood

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...

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...