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Students participate in the first e-learning day

Students participate in the first e-learning day

January 10, 2017

The first ever e-learning day was held on Dec. 19. The school is one of the few in Illinois to pilot... Read more »

75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

December 8, 2016

Wednesday marks the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. The attac... Read more »

Lifelong fight for gender equality earns ’66 grad Chris Voelz Distinguished Alumni Award

Lifelong fight for gender equality earns ’66 grad Chris Voelz Distinguished Alumni Award

November 25, 2016

Fifty years have passed since 1966 alumna Chris Voelz could not do the things her heart desired. Sh... Read more »

The irony of Black Friday

The irony of Black Friday

November 25, 2016

The Friday after Thanksgiving, shoppers across the United States take advantage of widespread bargain... Read more »

Elections observed through student election judges

Elections observed through student election judges

November 10, 2016

The voting process was observed Tuesday as students received hands-on learning about civic education ... Read more »

Chicago celebrates the victory of the Cubs World Series champions

Chicago celebrates the victory of the Cubs World Series champions

November 3, 2016

History was made on Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs have not won the World Series since 1908. The Cubs wen... Read more »

Gallery highlights artists from multiple generations

Gallery highlights artists from multiple generations

November 3, 2016

Detailed drawings, intricate 3-D art, an abstract piece, and an impressionistic landscape will cover the walls ... Read more »

Local haunted house features a student actor with a passion for Halloween

Local haunted house features a student actor with a passion for Halloween

October 20, 2016

Being able to scare people in a haunted house and being paid to do it is a passion of senior Emily Bo... Read more »

Night of volleyball honors the retirement of a coach

Night of volleyball honors the retirement of a coach

October 13, 2016

When head volleyball coach Kris Hasty saw gym teachers sporting Hasty Night  t-shirts, she knew some... Read more »

The world of science opens new doors for teacher

The world of science opens new doors for teacher

October 6, 2016

Spending eight weeks at Fermilab was an amazing experience for math and science teacher Eduardo Montoya... Read more »

Athletes commit to their respective schools to play sports

Athletes commit to their respective schools to play sports

October 5, 2016

Playing sports in college can be challenging, but several student athletes who have committed to their spo... Read more »

Terrorist act leaves students owning their voice

Terrorist act leaves students owning their voice

October 4, 2016

Ahmad Khan Rahami is facing a second-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose charge afte... Read more »

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