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Seniors Star As Warren Lacrosse Easily Defeats A Tough Libertyville Team

Seniors Star As Warren Lacrosse Easily Defeats A Tough Libertyville Team

Josh Pos, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019


Filed under Sports

In a conference that has 3 teams in the top 10 in the state, it is not easy to win games. But the top ranked team in the state, our very own boys lacrosse team made it look easy last night as they routed the 6th ranked Libertyville Wildcats by a score of 15-9 in front of a great crowd at the O'plaine ...

Retiring Special Education Teacher, Vicky Pogue

Retiring Special Education Teacher, Vicky Pogue

Rebecca Benjamin, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019


Filed under Perspectives

About Vicky Pogue: "I attended college at Western Illinois University for undergrad, Northeastern Illinois for masters, and I’ve been at Warren for 16 years. I started out as an Early Intervention Special Education Preschool Teacher in Quincy, IL. Then, I took some time off to stay home with my ...

Retiring Social Studies Teacher, Mr. Greg Cohen

Retiring Social Studies Teacher, Mr. Greg Cohen

Jessica Lim, Editor-in-Chief

April 23, 2019


Filed under Perspectives

Mr. Cohen has been teaching at Warren longer than us students have been alive, beginning his time here during the 1991-1992 school year. From world civilizations to economics, American issues, and U.S history, he has taught a variety of subjects to generations of Warren students. Originally, Mr. Cohen...

More About The Track Team, feat. Coach Williams

More About The Track Team, feat. Coach Williams

Eric Buchanan, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

Boys' track is one of the many numerous sports Warren has to offer. It's also one of the most popular sports at Warren. This year is the first time Coach Williams has been the head coach of boys' track. I asked Mr. Williams what it's like being head coach so far and he replied, "It has been fun...

AP Exam Preparation

AP Exam Preparation

Hannah Jaros, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Within the past few years, more students have been enrolled in Advanced Placement classes than ever before and scores of 3 or higher have increased by 70%. Consequently, the college admission process has gotten more and more competitive. With more students succeeding on these exams, the more are apply...

Retiring Network Administrator, Howard Yundt

Rebecca Benjamin, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Perspectives

Mr. Yundt, as network administrator, is a highly industrious individual who, despite his busy schedule in handling all of business relating to tech at Warren, was able to share about himself and his time here. He begins, "I graduated in 1986 from Troy State University with BAS in Electronics Man...

Baseball Mid-Season Review

Baseball Mid-Season Review

Josh Pos, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

Baseball. An All-American sport. A spring sport here at Warren.   I talked to our Varsity Head Coach, Mr. Smothers, and asked him a few questions. My first question for him was how long he had been coaching Warren baseball; he answered with, “I've been coaching for 23 years, 12 of those 23 ye...

Retiring Dean, Pat Shea

Retiring Dean, Pat Shea

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Perspectives

Like most years, this school year sees its fair share of retiring teachers. At the end of this semester, this will include saying goodbye to one of the O’Plaine deans: Dean Shea. I had the chance to sit down with him and discuss what his experience has been like at Warren. Before he worked at Warren,...

Retiring Spanish Teacher, Doctora Jamie Gustafson

Retiring Spanish Teacher, Doctora Jamie Gustafson

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer, Co- Editor

April 22, 2019


Filed under Perspectives

On March 15th, Doctora Gustafson met with me to discuss her thirty-three year teaching career— after school, on a Friday. Her willingness to work at this inopportune time reflects the generous aura I came to know, encapsulated in her final comment: when I noted how fulfilling it must be to have impa...

Retiring Science Teacher, Mike Mieszala

Retiring Science Teacher, Mike Mieszala

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

April 21, 2019


Filed under Perspectives

As the year comes to a close, Warren says goodbye not only to graduating seniors, but also to various retiring teachers. One of these teachers is Mr. Mieszala, a science teacher at the Almond Campus. Other than a year-long stint as a permanent sub/coach at Cary Grove, he has spent his entire 33 year...

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