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

The Evanstonian

Chloe Roberts

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist

By Chloe Roberts
Don’t repeat the same mistakes on social media

Don’t repeat the same mistakes on social media

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist May 13, 2016

Social media is full of amazing platforms and good times, but let’s not forget the chaos it has caused during our high school years. Mistakes are par for the course, we just have to make sure we’re...

Festivals are for music, not drugs and alcohol

Festivals are for music, not drugs and alcohol

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist April 25, 2016

Here’s your Lolla checklist: Lightweight shirt, sunglasses, wristband, weed, vodka… Substance abuse has become so normal that we see it as an obvious part of the festival experience, when the real...

Take art classes to boost your health and your grades

Take art classes to boost your health and your grades

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist March 18, 2016

Get smART. Too many of us stop taking art classes because we don’t realize all that they can do for us. From mental wellness to your GPA, art classes are worth considering. So you think you’re...

Dont be ashamed of your trashy TV

Don’t be ashamed of your trashy TV

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist February 26, 2016

There are a million things to do with your time, yet you find yourself watching a show that makes you feel like you’re losing brain cells. Don’t beat yourself up, though—watching “bad” TV is...

Disregard media, take ads with a grain of salt

Disregard media, take ads with a grain of salt

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Editor February 5, 2016

The media is unavoidable, but being brainwashed into giving up your time, money and free will is not. If you don’t fight back against what you see, you lose your mental independence. Everywhere you...

Media fails to promote body positivity

Media fails to promote body positivity

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist December 18, 2015

Every gender, race, and age comes with unrealistic beauty expectations, and the new wave of body positivity in the media is supposedly trying to change that. Unfortunately, they’re not doing enough. According...

Hotline Bling

Hotline Bling

Chloe Roberts, Chloe Roberts November 20, 2015

Phones away! We’re tired of hearing it. Teachers, parents and the technology resistant see mobile devices as the bane of the millennial generation, when really, they are great assets to have. We,...

Celebrate the holidays without spending money

Celebrate the holidays without spending money

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Editor October 30, 2015

You’re materialistic. You’re ruining the holidays and forgetting their meanings by emptying your wallets for every single one. Sure, the old-timey name for Halloween is All Hallow’s Eve, but...

Listening for free causes problems if you don’t  pay eventually

Listening for free causes problems if you don’t pay eventually

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist October 5, 2015

Step up. Always listening to music for free hurts the musicians, producers, writers and others who are behind the songs, because they’re hardly being paid. You have a responsibility as a listener...

Start posting for your own enjoyment

Start posting for your own enjoyment

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist September 18, 2015

Hey, go like my instagram. So many a teen have sent or received this text. Whether it be our newest “insta,” Facebook profile picture, or tweet, we are always checking the hearts, likes and favorites,...

Dont diss a playlist: Respect more genres of music

Don’t diss a playlist: Respect more genres of music

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Columnist August 24, 2015

I love One Direction. What did you do? Roll your eyes? Groan? Start judging me and my entire existence? Usually I receive a combination of the above when I say those four words. The next thing that happens...

Royal We improv group performs at Curt’s Café

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Editor March 30, 2015

Be ready to laugh, because the Royal We improv group promises to be funnier than ever. Catch their performances tonight. “Last time we hosted Royal We I think we had at least 50 students over at...

Esande performance to dance its way across the world

Esande performance to dance its way across the world

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Editor February 27, 2015

INVINCIBLE. The ESANDE dance performance opens tonight at 7:30, and promises to encompass routines from all over the world to create a show that’s truly unstoppable. "We've been trying to treat...

Winter Play The North Star brings history books to life

Winter Play “The North Star” brings history books to life

Chloe Roberts December 18, 2014

You probably don’t understand what it was like to live in North Carolina during the Civil Rights Movement, but seeing The North Star this winter could help you put a face to what you’ve learned on...

Performers of the 2013 Honors Recital

Masters of music

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Editor December 18, 2014

Pressure and practice. Performers that will be taking the stage this January know all about them both. The Music Dept. is putting on its twenty-first annual Honors Recital, where the school’s best...

The North Star brings history books to life

The North Star brings history books to life

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Editor November 25, 2014

You probably don’t understand what it was like to live in North Carolina during the Civil Rights Movement, but seeing The North Star this winter could help you put a face to what you’ve learned on...

Hayes delivers outstanding Chicago performance

Adele Gruner and Chloe Roberts November 25, 2014

While many artists take an intermission to save their voices, Hunter Hayes kept the audience fully entertained for two hours straight. Hayes displayed an enormous amount of talent, not only singing...

Pom love

Pom love

Chloe Roberts, Entertainment Editor October 2, 2014

“We want Pomkits!” ETHS fans heavily anticipate the performances but it’s the effort behind the scenes that makes them so engaging. “I love their energy,” Says sophomore Tessa Otting. The...

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