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Calligraphic Magic

Calligraphic Magic

Ani Nuthalapati, Managing Editor of Web

September 18, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Calligraphy club, which meets on Mondays in room 1904, is open to students of all experience levels.

Academic Dishonesty Uncovered

Academic Dishonesty Uncovered

Olivia Lamberti and Ellie Baden

September 12, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Stevenson students caught in organized cheating effort, consequences range from LOP, suspensions to removal from extracurriculars

Ready, Set, Stitch

Ready, Set, Stitch

Ayla Dursun, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Hands busily wound string into stitches during the first meeting of Stevenson's new Knitting Club on Monday, August 27th. With the start of the school year, many students are looking for new clubs to join. Knitting Club meets Mondays after school in room 7064. Those with no prior experience can learn to...

Full STEAM Ahead

Full STEAM Ahead

Ojasvi Saxena, Staff Reporter

September 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Girls in STEAM meets every Wednesday after school in the Link Lab from 3:30-4: 30 PM. The club aims to promote girls in coding, engineering, and math fields as the gender gap in those industries grows at an increasingly fast pace.

Model United Nations

Model United Nations

Brare Thompson, Staff Reporter

August 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Sitting in circles, students take turns giving impromptu speeches about a topic the group suggests. In one circle, someone gives a passionate speech about how much he does not care about his assigned topic, the USSR. In another, one compares Gatorade flavors. They are being timed on how long they can talk witho...

TEAMS Road to Success

TEAMS Road to Success

Christie Lee, Web Editor

August 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

The room was packed. Hundreds of high schoolers from all across the country were working eagerly, either on a set of math problems or on designing a building that conserved heat for a battery. Philena Liu ’20 stared intently at her set of questions, biting her pencil. As she bubbled in her answers,...

Water Polo State Finals

Water Polo State Finals

May 29, 2018


Filed under Photojournalism, Showcase

Stevenson hosted the IHSA State finals for both Boys' and Girls' Water Polo on May 17-19th. The Boys' team lost in the quarterfinals against Naperville Central after winning the state championship last year. The Girls' team won the final against Fenwick to be crowned State Champions for two years in...

Battling it Out

Battling it Out

Dylan Hu, News Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The debate team hosted its fifth annual tournament for the middle school debate programs at Aptakisic Junior High School and Daniel Wright Middle School on May 2. The tournament, hosted at Stevenson, capped off a year-long program with volunteers from the Stevenson debate team visiting the two feeder sc...

Staffer Review: Avengers: Infinity War

Ben Bowler, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

To realize it was only ten years ago feels shocking. That is, ten years since Nick Fury appeared at the end of Jon Favreau’s “Iron Man” to talk to Tony Stark about the Avengers initiative. Moviegoers speculated about the scene and what it meant for the future. Who are the Avengers? When are...

Robots Repeat Reign

Anjini Grover, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

For the second time in two years, Stevenson won the VEX Robotics state championship on Feb. 24 at Niles North High School with three teams qualifying for the VEX Robotics World Championship in April. The junior/senior team PID PID Moose won first in the competition but not without some bumps along t...

Op-ed: Gun Reform

Maxwell Cohn, Managing Editor of Web

March 1, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

The last mass shooting in Parkland highlighted a major problem in America. Far too often, the nation has succumbed to mass shootings in schools, for example the shootings at Columbine, Virginia Tech and Sandy Hook. We should be pushing for ways to prevent these massacres from happening again. Without i...

Op-Ed: Gun Reform

Yogin Patel, Managing Editor of Design

March 1, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Two hundred and ninety school shootings since 2013. Averaging to one shooting per week with 18 since the beginning of this year, it is hard to suggest that there is not a grave problem facing America. Since the Columbine massacre in 1999, there has been little to no reform; begging the question as to why ...

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