The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School.
  • Wrestling with stereotypes

    Wrestling with stereotypes

    Grace Westphal, Staff Reporter

    February 14, 2017

    Dylan Geick ’17 is the poster boy for Stevenson’s varsity wrestling team. He wrestles year round, is ranked third in state the state and is a top contender to win the State championship this year. Weighing in at 160 pounds, Geick regularly hits the mat for dual meets during the week and quads ... READ MORE »»

    Dylan Geick ’17, who has committed to wrestle at Columbia University, pins Malik Beverly from Warren Township Highschool in the 2016 IHSA Regionals at Deerfield High School.

    Dylan Geick

  • Safety on college campuses

    Safety on college campuses

    Emma Ismail and Jamie Berman

    February 13, 2017

    Ohio State, University of California Los Angeles, New Jersey Institute of Technology and Tuskegee University. College campus violence made the news very frequently in 2016. Almost every school has had an issue with criminal offenses at some point in time, and many of these instances happen to be violent.... READ MORE »»

  • Extending EBR

    Extending EBR

    Adele Lee, Staff Reporter

    February 13, 2017

    The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) is seeking applicants to launch a pilot program in which school districts may replace graduation course requirements with a competency-based school system.  The ISBE will be selecting 12 school districts to initiate this program and applications will be due by... READ MORE »»

  • Beyond the mats

    Beyond the mats

    Victoria Kolotov, Staff Reporter

    November 17, 2016

    The faint smell of sweat and chalk fill the buzzing room. The rubber mats squeak as the crowd quietly stirs, waiting in anticipation. Their quiet noise is shushed and lulled away as a male figure approaches the dark blue mat laid out below a set of wooden bars held up parallel to one another by two sets... READ MORE »»

    Juda practices for the Parallel Bars event at his gym, the Buffalo Gove Gymnastics Center.

    Paul Juda

  • The $100 million budget

    The $100 million budget

    Maya Parekh and Elyse Baden

    October 7, 2016

    Annika Rehberger ’19 walks through the Wood Commons, taking in her surroundings: shiny new tile, fresh wooden decorations, water with lemon slice—the perfect vision of a school. But when Rehberger walks into a nearby bathroom, it is like she has crossed into another world. The tile is peeling, on... READ MORE »»

    Sean Carney // Source

Safety on college campuses

Safety on college campuses

Emma Ismail and Jamie Berman

Ohio State, University of California Los Angeles, New Jersey Institute of Technology and Tuskegee University. College campus viol...  Read More »

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Finals before break

February 13, 2017

This year, for the first time in Stevenson history, finals were held the week before winter break. For the last 51 years, Stevenson students ha...  Read More »

Extending EBR

Extending EBR

February 13, 2017

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) is seeking applicants to launch a pilot program in which school districts may replace graduatio...  Read More »

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Wrestling with stereotypes

Wrestling with stereotypes

Grace Westphal, Staff Reporter

Dylan Geick ’17 is the poster boy for Stevenson’s varsity wrestling team. He wres...  Read More »

Feb 14 • No Comments

Head football coach resigns

February 14, 2017

After Stevenson lost in the first round of the playoffs this year, a shock wave went around the school as news broke that head coach Bill McNamar...  Read More »

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Freshman again

Yogin Patel, Staff Reporter

Imagine a kid, and imagine that they have been moving nearly every two years. Two years and then a reset. New classes and nobody...  Read More »

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Evolution of homecoming

October 7, 2016

Editor reflects on time spent living in conforming CA town

December 9, 2015

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Club spotlight: Law Club

Club spotlight: Law Club

Yogin Patel, Staff Reporter

Law Club offers space for discussion, opportunities to meet professionals

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Feb 13 • No Comments

Creating a community through private schools

February 13, 2017

A teacher’s journey

February 13, 2017

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The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School.
The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School.