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

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ETHS preserves its legacy of community

ETHS preserves its legacy of community

Zachary Bahar, News Editor November 8, 2019

Over the course of its 136-year history, ETHS has undergone massive changes. From demographics to classes, there is little that has remained constant. Fortunately, there is a group that links ETHS to...

New auto lab car kit creates electrical opportunities

New auto lab car kit creates electrical opportunities

Sofia Williams, Staff Writer November 8, 2019

Come this winter, the ETHS Auto Tech Lab will receive an addition to its curriculum that will prepare them for where the future is undoubtedly going: electric cars. Through a small company in California,...

Illinois mandates teaching LGBTQ+ history

Illinois mandates teaching LGBTQ+ history

Rebecca Lustig, Staff Writer November 8, 2019

On Aug. 9, Governor Pritzker approved the Inclusive Curriculum Bill, an Illinois state bill mandating the teaching “of the roles and contributions [to history] of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender...

Halloween celebrations change across Evanston

Avi Shapira, Staff Writer November 8, 2019

In the weeks that led up to Halloween, kids across Evanston were anxiously waiting for the day they could put on their costumes and trick-or-treat in their neighborhood. This year, however, Halloween festivities...

A letter from your student reps

Echo Allen and Isaac Slevin November 8, 2019

Hi ETHS! We’re Echo Allen, your Student Representative to the School Board, and Isaac Slevin, your Vice Student Representative. The District 202 Board of Education or ETHS School Board is a governing...

Remembering ETHS grad, beloved staff member Laurette Levy

Remembering ETHS grad, beloved staff member Laurette Levy

November 8, 2019

June 10, 1959 - Oct. 29, 2019 Laurette Levy, beloved staff member and ETHS graduate, died on Oct. 29. Levy is survived by her husband and two daughters.  In the words of Levy’s family: “Laurette...

A betrayal of democracy: Evanstonians react to impeachment

A “betrayal” of democracy: Evanstonians react to impeachment

Louise Bond and Avi Shapira November 8, 2019

On Sept. 24, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi swept every headline in the  nation when she announced the initiation of an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. This historic event has heralded...

Community Service Coordinator joins staff following transition

Community Service Coordinator joins staff following transition

Zachary Bahar, News Editor October 23, 2019

Following the departure of former Community Service Coordinator Mary Collins, Diana Balitaan has taken the role with plans to take service at ETHS in exciting new directions. Balitaan is returning to ETHS...

A Trip to Remember: China Trip 2019

Sofia Williams, Staff Writer October 7, 2019

On June 8, 2019, 10 students enrolled in Mandarin Chinese left for a trip that allowed them to completely immerse themselves in the everyday lives of teens living in China.  Accompanied by Chinese...

How ETHS is using student voice to change its curriculum

How ETHS is using student voice to change its curriculum

Louise Bond and Nora Miller September 27, 2019

“What was missing? It was student voice,” Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction Peter Bavis said. Beginning in the spring of 2018, a new curriculum review project was launched...

Robert Crown Community Center undergoes construction for its new building

Robert Crown nears construction completion

Sadie Sims, Staff Writer September 27, 2019

Entering 2020, the Robert Crown Center will be ending construction and opening a wide variety of new programs offered to community members. “We are constructing our new 130,000 square foot recreation...

Graphic by Sophia Weglarz

Vaping deaths spark controversy

Zachary Bahar, News Editor September 27, 2019

Disclaimer: This article discusses the use and abuse of vaping products. The Evanstonian does not condone or promote the usage of these products. Since an Illinois man died in the first vaping-induced...

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