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Supply collection and Black Lives Matter protest to occur in Northbrook Monday, June 8
Haley Sandlow, Opinions Editor • June 6, 2020

A supply collection and protest to rally support for the Black Lives Matter movement is scheduled to take place on Monday, June 8. Donations will be accepted from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on the corner of Cherry...

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Health expert weighs in on socially distant gatherings
Megan Fahrney, Rachel Katz, Executive Sports Editor, News Editor • May 20, 2020

Honking cars lined up outside of homes and mask-wearing teenagers chatting on driveways, standing six feet apart. For many, this has become the new norm for socialization.  Following Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s...

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Training through uncertainty
Dylan Buckner, Sports Editor • June 1, 2020

Ever since freshman Griffin Yoss was in seventh grade, he hoped to play varsity soccer as a sophomore. While watching varsity games, Yoss would look for common mistakes players were making, especially...

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Division I GBN Athletes Class of 2020
Megan Fahrney, Executive Sports Editor • June 1, 2020

Below are responses from six senior athletes who have competed on Glenbrook North sports teams and have scholarships to continue their athletics at the collegiate Division I level next year. Interviews...

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Recycling the right way
Anna Garibashvily, Saruul-Erdene Jagdagdorj, Staff Writers • April 20, 2020

What can be recycled Products made of paper, glass, steel, aluminum, cardboard and certain plastics are recyclable. Plastic products made from rigid plastic, like milk jugs and laundry detergent bottles,...

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The roots of Earth Day
Judy Feng, Baeyoung Yoo, Features Editor, Staff Writer • April 20, 2020

Earth Day was founded after an accumulation of high-profile pollution incidents, such as the Santa Barbara oil spill, led to increased public concern about the environment in the late 1960s. On April 22,...

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Dear teachers, from seniors
Lucy Cho, Features Editor • June 1, 2020

Although May was Teacher Appreciation Month, this year’s seniors will not be able to show their appreciation for their teachers in person before they graduate due to the COVID-19 pandemic. So, here...

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Students make impact as essential workers
Alexandra Chertok, Executive Opinions Editor • June 1, 2020

As a waiter at Covenant Living of Northbrook, a retirement community, senior Andrew Fan felt pretty safe going to work delivering food to residents in the residential living area. That changed when...

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The official site of the Torch, the student-run newspaper at Glenbrook North High School.
The official site of the Torch, the student-run newspaper at Glenbrook North High School.