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

The Evanstonian

Taryn Robinson

Taryn Robinson, Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Taryn Robinson (she/her). I am a senior and this is my fourth year as a staff writer for the Feature section. This year, I am excited to make the most of my senior year and to share my ideas and thoughts through writing. In my free time, I like to dance, hang out with my friends, babysit, watch movies, and bake. 

By Taryn Robinson

A look at Evanston’s grassroots organizations

Taryn Robinson and Lily Kellams November 19, 2021

As a part of The Evanstonian’s civic engagement issue, we felt it was fitting to profile a few of the many grassroots organizations that help fuel the progress of our community. The following organizations...

Black female athletes reshape mental health conversation

Taryn Robinson, Staff Writer October 15, 2021

Reflecting on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, it is important to evaluate the mental health stigma that exists for Black female-identifying athletes. With the Tokyo Olympics and other past summer sports tournaments,...

Impostor syndrome

Impostor syndrome

Linnea Mayo and Taryn Robinson February 22, 2021

Whether this means feeling like you aren’t equipped to be working with your white peers, or just overall a sense of not belonging, the issue of impostor syndrome is present in many clubs and activities...

Representation does matter

Taryn Robinson, Guest Writer February 22, 2021

I like to say that I’m desensitized to being “the only one.” When I was younger, I quickly became aware that I was one, if not the only, person of color when taking swimming lessons, going off to...

Illustration by Madison McGuire

Lack of POC dancers prompts call for change

Taryn Robinson, Staff Writer November 8, 2019

On Aug. 23, 2019, Good Morning America host Lara Spencer made comments mocking 6-year-old Prince George for studying ballet. According to The New York Times, Spencer responded while laughing and saying,...

School Closings Lead to Protocols and New E-Learning Day

Taryn Robinson, Staff Writer February 15, 2019

In order to make up cancelled school on Jan. 30 and Jan. 31, during which temperatures plummeted to a record cold below -25 degrees without windchill, ETHS will have its first ever non-attendance E-Learning...

Racist events spark community response

Zachary Bahar, Ella Kanter, Taryn Robinson and Mac Stone December 26, 2018

Despite claims of acceptance and diversity, the North Shore continues to fester racism and hate -- something that has become more obvious following the posting of a now-viral video which included Glenbrook...

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