The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School


The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School


The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School


Peter Pynadath ’23 and friends pose for a picture during senior sunrise. Friends experienced much nostalgia reflecting on memories made, while experiencing much excitement for the memories to come during the next four.

Dawn of a New Era

Peter Pynadath | May 5, 2023

Seniors decked out in college merch, the early morning dew still on the grass of the football field, and friends and classmates taking pictures to commemorate the moment; Senior Sunrise proved to be...

Virtually Viable

Virtually Viable

Lila Maiolo and Griffin Brown | March 31, 2021

Beginning in March 2021, Stevenson will be launching a new Remote Learning ++ model, which allows students and teachers to attend classes through a virtual reality (VR) system. This will allow students...

March 31, 2021

ges to how the pool is organized during practices is the most apparent alteration.  In accordance with COVID-19 safety protocols, swimmers are spread throughout the whole pool to ensure that no competitors...

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September 29, 2020

The Statesman welcomes comments and corrections from readers. To submit a correction, send us the title of the article in question, the date published, and a brief description of any erroneous information. Letter...

Quarantine Activities

Quarantine Activities

Emily Lu, Ayla Dursun, and Janice Lee | April 25, 2020
Staffers suggest creative ways to stay occupied while staying at home
E-learning versus Traditional Learning

E-learning versus Traditional Learning

Pooja Jain, Staff Reporter | April 22, 2020
Staffers debate the merits and drawbacks of remote learning days
Photo provided by Daily Herald.

Neuqua Valley Nixes Stevenson As Patriots Lose Home Opener 28-21

Bradley Locker, Sports Editor | September 10, 2019

With the raucous “White Out” student section ready to cheer on the Patriots for their first game in Lincolnshire, Stevenson Athletic Director Tricia Betthauser honored several successful Patriot programs...

Molly the pug smiles for the camera. Molly was one of three service dogs that accompany K.I.D.D.S. for Kids volunteers on hospital visits.

Streetfest 2019

Trisha Patel, Managing Editor of Web | September 8, 2019
Take a look into the setup and events of this year's Streetfest with a record-breaking attendance.


Brare Thompson, Staff Reporter | October 12, 2018
To celebrate this year’s World’s Fair, Statesman presents Connect-A-Country! Solve each clue below and locate the corresponding country’s flag hanging in the Wood Commons.
Amelia Eastman 18 has a contested shot on goal. Eastman set up many opportunities for the Patriots all night on the offensive end.

Girls’ Water Polo Bounces Back, Wins 19-7

Maxwell Cohn, Managing Editor of Web | March 15, 2018

There are no words to say other than these girls played angry. After dropping a tight game to Lyons at the end of a tournament last Saturday, the girls’ varsity water polo team came back with vengeance,...

Student gives Ted Talk, asks for finance course

Alexandra Shafran, Graphics Editor | February 23, 2015

After watching her mother’s struggle with managing personal finances when she was in the eighth grade, Tanvee Patankar ’18 was inspired to dig deeper into finance management for minors. By exploring...

Graphic by Easton Self

Sexting sends a message

Alice Vagun, Editor-in-Chief | November 18, 2014

Twelve New Trier Township high school students—all males aged 15 to 16—have been ordered to appear before a peer jury and are awaiting consequences following the discovery of sexting, sending a sexually...

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