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

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ETHS Chess Team places 7th at the IHSA State Chess Tournament

ETHS Chess Team places 7th at the IHSA State Chess Tournament

Loie Gilbert, Online Executive Editor February 17, 2016

The Evanston Chess Team had a fantastic weekend finishing with a 5-1-1 record at the IHSA State Chess Tournament and coming in 7th (out of 146) overall. They were originally seeded 15th, so they exceeded...

Guest speaker Calvin Terrell lectures to a packed auditorium.

Black History Month has new message, events

Emma Stein , Online Writer February 15, 2016

At ETHS Black History Month is in full swing. This month the celebration here at ETHS will be kicked up a notch, with an entirely different approach being taken than in years past. “We want to...

Student dancers perform a traditional dance.

Black History Month celebrations

February 12, 2016

Read more here!

SHPEjr Places 3rd in the 2016 Chicago Regional Science Bowl

SHPEjr Places 3rd in the 2016 Chicago Regional Science Bowl

Loie Gilbert, Online Executive Editor February 11, 2016

SHPEjr Places 3rd in the 2016 Chicago Regional Science Bowl this weekend at Reavis high school. “We only do one competition a year and it was a great accomplishment to place third,” said captain,...

ACT and SAT testing differences

ACT and SAT testing differences

Danielle Kosover , News Editor February 5, 2016

Find out more about the ETHS switch from ACT to SAT here!

Tim Brewer helps Frank Brice Hartley with his homework.

Best Buddies to split from national chapter

Sam Calian, News Editor February 5, 2016

One to one relationships have been the National Best Buddies model, but ETHS’s use of the family model, which accommodates more students, has led to friction between the school chapter and the organization’s...

Bobby Locke reminds freshman Hussein Alzerijawi of the rules.

Safety works to stop theft in locker rooms

By Gabe Aichholzer and Camille Allen, Executive Editor and News Editor February 5, 2016

You’ve heard the stories. People say that it seems like a phone or a pair of shoes goes missing in the locker room everyday, but it turns out theft at ETHS might be less of a problem than you think. “The...

Clara Lutz and Naissa Charles, juniors, express confusion over the new SAT format.

Revamped SAT sweeps into high schools statewide

Danielle Kosover, News Editor February 5, 2016

For 43 years, Evanston has cultivated a relationship with the ACT, but the Illinois State Board of Education’s decision to switch to the SAT will soon change that. “This alters everything,” said...

ETHS student named semifinalist in national science competition

ETHS student named semifinalist in national science competition

January 21, 2016

Evanston Township High School senior Zane Kashner was named a semifinalist in the Intel Science Talent Search 2016. Semifinalists were selected from 1,750 entrants from 512 high schools in 43 states, Washington,...

Petition to keep Pneumonia Alley open

Petition to keep Pneumonia Alley open

Isabella Senno , Online Executive Editor December 18, 2015

Pneumonia Alley is a place where students can go to relax, but it’s also a source of frustration for many when it’s locked during the colder months. Junior Claire Turvill set out to change that...

Christine Coulter serves up Afterschool Meals.

Real meals served up Mondays after school

Emma Dzwierzynski, News Editor December 18, 2015

Every Monday, meals will be served after school in Boltwood Cafeteria from 2:45 to 3:30 to provide dinner to students with busy schedules or students that may not get a meal. This new meal service is...