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20 Sentences for the First 20 Presidents

20 Sentences for the First 20 Presidents

Jack Berens, Co-editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under News

Warren students had President’s Day off school on February 15, 2016. The first twenty presidents comprise roughly the first century of the existence of the United States, but many people forget the significance and existence of many of these presidents! Each president, one through twenty, has a se...

Who Put the Turkey in Turkey Day?

Who Put the Turkey in Turkey Day?

Jack Berens, Co-editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Perspectives, Student Life

It’s 1621, and you’re seated with the Pilgrims at the inaugural Thanksgiving Day Feast.  You scan that table; there are mainly various fowl and deer on the menu.  Alexander Hamilton once voiced, "No citizen of the U.S. shall refrain from turkey on Thanksgiving Day."  Where is the turkey?  How...

Little Changes for Our Big World

Little Changes for Our Big World

Anna Myers, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

From vast oceans to flourishing valleys, our planet is undoubtedly beautiful. Unfortunately, it is dying. From hundreds of melting icebergs to insane earthquakes in unexpected places we can see that our planet is perishing. Over seven billion humans live on earth. What can a high school student do to...

Temperature and Temper: How Weather Controls Our Mood

Temperature and Temper: How Weather Controls Our Mood

Riley Doyle, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Home, News

In light of the recent heat wave at the onset of fall when temperatures reached the mid-90s even as leaves begin to make their way to the ground, I was overcome with positivity and motivation.  The balmy weather allowed me to spend more time outside, playing soccer and even doing my homework out in m...

Should Schools Start Later in the Morning?

Should Schools Start Later in the Morning?

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives, Student Life

Every week, teenagers lose about nineteen hours of sleep, which equals about two nights out of the seven in a week. It’s no wonder that teens are severely sleep-deprived at school. This is a problem for many reasons, but there is a solution. Many schools around the country have already started pushing ba...

Gurnee Teen Job Postings

Gurnee Teen Job Postings

Jack Berens, Co-editor

September 17, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Student Life

Looking for a part-time job at an established restaurant in Gurnee?  Interested in food service because it's a great fit for so many teens?  Awesome, these businesses are looking for students just like you! Burger King (5300 Grand Ave. Gurnee, IL 60031) - Evening Team Member Chick-fil-A (6550...

Careers in Demand/Decline

Careers in Demand/Decline

Jack Berens, Co-Editor

September 17, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

As high school students, we need to look toward employment options in the future.  Here are the top ten careers with the brightest job prospects by 2024 and also the ones that will fight to survive. Ten Jobs in the Most Demand (Percent Growth Projected from 2014 to 2024 courtesy of the BLS) Wind Turbine Service ...

Searching for a Sponsor: Spanish National Honor Society

Searching for a Sponsor: Spanish National Honor Society

Riley Doyle, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Student Life

Over a month into school, activities, and sports are well underway as Warren Township High School's 2017-2018 school year has started seamlessly, with the exception of the Spanish National Honor Society.  After the retirement of SNHS Sponsor Señora Taylor-Boehm at the end of the 2016-2017 school year,...

Women in STEM: A Human Issue

Women in STEM: A Human Issue

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives, Student Life

As the pendulum swung back and forth, and my physics class counted to ten in a dull unison, I noticed the swarm of boys gathered as close to the pendulum as they could get. The girls, however, stood back in a staggered line, observing at a distance. I was filled with resent at the girls' hesitance towards...

Keeping It Clean

Keeping It Clean

Riley Doyle, Contributor

September 11, 2017


Filed under News

At 10 am on Saturday, August 27th, AP Environmental Science and AP Biology students from Warren, in addition to avid environmentally concerned community members, went to Waukegan Beach to celebrate the 4th Annual Beach Rally and Cleanup.  On behalf of the Sierra Club sponsored organization Clean Power...

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