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

Torch

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

Torch

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

Torch

District pursues litigation against social media companies
Kaylie Adelman and Jada Glazebrook December 23, 2023
Floridas state legislature passed a bill on July 1 requiring public schools to ban cell phone use during class time. Graphic by Maribelle Lee
Florida bans phone usage in class
Maddie Farbman and Kaitlyn Lu December 23, 2023
Antisemitism, Islamophobia increase
Marissa Fernandez and Faith Sharpe December 23, 2023
Students should always complete sexual harassment training at work. Training is mandatory in Illinois and teaches people how to recognize and prevent sexual harassment. Graphic by Erin Jeon
Help prevent sexual harassment
Maddie Farbman, News Editor • December 23, 2023
Editorial cartoon: Don't sit idly by
December 23, 2023
Winter break is the perfect opportunity for students to explore which self-care options are most helpful. Students should continue using the methods they discover over winter break during the school year. Graphic by Carly Erlich
Editorial: Chill out for winter break
December 23, 2023
Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence
January 8, 2024
AI Benefits
Ruby Werber, News Editor • January 8, 2024
AI expected to shape students' futures
Sunehri Patel and Nicole Rogoff December 31, 2023
Ronny Lichtenstein (right), 18-year-old Shinshinim program volunteer, helps senior Sasha Cohen with Hebrew IV Honors classwork. The Shinshinim program is a gap year opportunity for Israeli teens to visit various Hebrew classes in the United States and share their experiences.
Israeli teens aid Hebrew classes
Ellie Erlich and Emma Silshtut December 23, 2023
Senior Charli Fomin performs an aerial circus skill, called a Mermaid, on a trapeze before class on Dec. 7. Fomin takes circus arts and silks classes at The Actors Gymnasium in Evanston.
Senior immerses herself in circus arts
Alex Gerstein December 23, 2023
Zooming in on Spartan athletics
Zooming in on Spartan athletics
Chris Andreou and Jaiden Han December 23, 2023
Shop local this winter
Nora Skiest, News Editor • December 23, 2023
Lifting the label on pre-workout ingredients
Lifting the label on pre-workout ingredients
Euben Ko and Nikhil Mitra December 23, 2023
Homemade lattes for a wonderful winter
Homemade lattes for a wonderful winter
Hannah Yoon, Opinions Editor • December 23, 2023
Sophomore Henry Hafner, 157-lbs. division, puts his opponent in a headlock in a home meet against Maine South on Dec. 8. Hafner won his match by pinning his opponent, but the team lost the meet 46-31.
Heavyweight wrestlers face 70 -lbs. weight gap
Jaden Cho and Cailyn Kelsen December 23, 2023
Freshman Grace Song bowls the first frame of the second game at a match against Vernon Hills on Dec. 5.  The team lost the match 2242-1749. Photo by Karsten Konstant
Girls bowling rolls through season
Karsten Konstant, Page Editor • December 23, 2023
Junior Evan Gitlevich swims breaststroke at practice on Nov. 27. Gitlevich competes individually in the 100-yard breaststroke and the 100-yard butterfly during meets, but he swims every stroke during some practices. Photo by Euben Ko
Boys swim and dive jumps into season
Dani Gichner and Kacie Moon December 23, 2023