Students find voice in Winter Play

Lindsey Masterman, Executive Editor-at-Large

December 8, 2017

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Sophomore Max Rollins, who is hard-of-hearing, has grown accustomed to people ignoring his requests to repeat themselves. This December, Rollins expects to share some of the obstacles hard-of-hearing people face as he acts ... Read more »

A natural Wonder

Jenna Lasky, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017

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As I was casually scrolling through a list of upcoming movies, I spotted the word “Wonder” in big letters. I realized, gleefully, that one of my favorite books by R.J. Palacio was about to become a feature film. The com... Read more »

Screen use stresses neck, spine

YuLian Leshuk, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017

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As students rush past each other in bustling hallways, attention down at their phones, most manage to avoid crashing into another person. Snapchats and texts fill screens, but students still navigate the traffic and beat the ... Read more »

Suicide portrayal prompts debate

Jessica Katz, Opinions Editor

December 8, 2017

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During the last episode of Netflix’s “13 Reasons Why,” Hannah Baker explains to her school counselor, Mr. Porter, that she is suicidal. In response, Mr. Porter advises Hannah to get over her problems and move on. Hannah... Read more »

Technology enables access to easy cheating

Ellie Prober, Lifestyle Editor

December 8, 2017

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As her teacher walked out of the classroom door, freshman Kaitlyn Bowles watched her classmate pull out a smartphone during a class exam, searching for answers online. Having witnessed this multiple times, she thought this ... Read more »

Foods worth focusing on

December 8, 2017

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Jammin’ at GBN

Jessica Katz, Opinions Editor

November 3, 2017

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Untitled (You couldn’t do it)

Eugene Ko, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

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In a state of boredom, I hopped into a rabbit hole on the internet. Search after search, I came across an image of two store-bought clocks. A link underneath it sent me to a digitized art exhibit filled with contemporary art. If y... Read more »

New restaurant pops up in Northbrook Court

Ben Jutzi, Executive Copy Editor

November 3, 2017

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The day begins, and Denita Tittle, owner and head baker of Ms. Tittle’s Cupcakes, wheels in cases of her cupcake creations. But by the end of the day, it was as if she was never there. “Everything that I brought in, I take wi... Read more »

Social media clicks for school clubs

Ellie Prober and Nora Smith, Lifestyle Editor and Opinions Editor

November 3, 2017

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Instagram is flooded. The app is swamped by usernames starting with the same three letters, “GBN,” and posts overflowing with green and gold. Sophomore Charlie Weissman noticed this "flood" when Glenbrook North’s Feminis... Read more »

Drum Corps puts spin on coaching

Olga Archakov, Editor-at-Large

October 2, 2017

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Getting to perform in front of a crowd of 50,000 people and taking fifth place in what is said to be the biggest competition of marching arts are experiences Color Guard Coach Michael Tseitlin will never forget. According to... Read more »

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