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Students display work at Chicago gallery

Judy Feng, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

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Glenbrook North art students who have been selected for the Illinois High School Art Exhibition, also known as the IHSAE, are set to display artwork at the Zhou B Art Center in Chicago on Feb. 24. The gallery is free and open to the public for viewing. According to art ...

School uses reserved snow day

Nicole Roff, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

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School is set to be in session on Monday, February 18, a reserved snow day, due to a snowstorm that caused the cancellation of school on Nov. 26, 2018. The school day is scheduled to be a B day, which means there will be two B days in...

Test sign up for AP now at start of school year

Eugene Ko, Lifestyle Editor

February 1, 2019

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The College Board has moved the deadline for AP exam registration to the first week of November, beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. The registration fee will remain $94, and students will still be able to pay $124 for ...

Poetry Out Loud contest returns

Brooke Falk, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

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Poetry Out Loud, a spoken word poetry competition, is scheduled to take place this month in schools across America. The all-school contest is set to occur on Feb. 5 after school in the Glenbrook North library. English teachers from d...

No increase in denied club proposals

Sara Williams, News Editor

February 1, 2019

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Last year, junior Maya Epstein was surprised to discover that she was not the only student at school who wanted to start a conservative politics club. She found that her brother and a multitude of his friends did as well. A...

Nontraditional sources grow in popularity

Karina Belotserkovskiy, News Editor

February 1, 2019

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For news consumers of a previous generation, a morning routine may have included watching a local TV station or reading a newspaper at the table. A typical morning for senior Hannah Weiss involves opening her email inbox to read theSkimm, an online newsletter that sends its subscribers summarized st...

Food drive donations decrease by 44 percent

Sam Morgan, Copy Editor

February 1, 2019

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As he gazed at stacked boxes of food and nonperishable goods, senior Lucky Deutsch completed a very successful Pack the Truck event alongside other class board members. The promising start to the 2018 food drive gave Deutsch ...

Monthly average number of car burglaries doubles

Shane Olson, Lydia Stumme-Berg, Opinions Editor, News Editor

February 1, 2019

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The police knocked on junior Jaden Andrews’s front door on Nov. 13 at 3 a.m. They told his family there had been several stolen cars in their neighborhood and noticed the Andrews’s two-car garage was open, containing only one car. His family later discovered they were included ...

Proposed calendar changes prompt debate

Andreea Sabau, Executive News Editor

December 7, 2018

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Students weigh in on superintendent search

Carly Uhlig, Lifestyle Editor

December 7, 2018

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$927,000 granted to update classrooms

Lydia Stumme-Berg, News Editor

December 7, 2018

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New flexible furniture learning spaces are set to be introduced to Glenbrook North and Glenbrook South students on Jan. 7, 2019. The district was granted $927,000 to renovate 32 of the district's classrooms. The rooms set to be renovated were sele...

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