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

Some students have difficulty making up P.E. class within the department’s current absence policy. One possible change that can help mitigate the issues that arise from the policy is allowing students to submit a recording of a remote workout. Graphic by Baeyoung Yoo

Health comes before P.E. makeups

Bella Kahn, Executive Lifestyle Editor
December 17, 2021
Students who are not enrolled in a music class are not allowed to participate in the majority of extracurricular music groups. Students should be allowed to audition regardless of their enrollment status in music classes to further pursue their musical passions. Graphic by Alyssa Sanchez

Let students into music groups

Jenna Amusin, Editor-in-Chief
November 12, 2021
Some of the best memories of high school are the little moments scattered throughout the day that pop up unexpectedly, like when laughter erupts while a broken computer is stuck playing The Duck Song on repeat. Graphic by Alex Garibashvily

The best little moments

Rachel Katz, Executive News Editor
May 28, 2021
Oh no! Your evil teacher assigned a big test the same day as your English paper is due, and your wifi went out! Proceed to access spells to fight the villains and turn your wifi back on. Graphic by Baeyoung Yoo

An ode to Wizard101

Ellie White, Executive Editor-at-Large
May 28, 2021
Photo by Natalie Sandlow

Stop being clothes-minded

Lauren Dyer, Managing Editor
May 28, 2021
Although the two are often equated, weight should not and does not determine one’s beauty. As a society, we need to acknowledge the existence of fatphobia and work to reduce the stigma surrounding fatness. Graphic by Alex Garibashvily

Weight does not determine beauty

Molly Parker, Opinions Editor
May 28, 2021
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