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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...

Chicago Bums: A Requiem for the NFL’s Original Franchise

Chicago Bums: A Requiem for the NFL’s Original Franchise

Jack Berens, Co-editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under Home, Perspectives, Sports, Student Life

Author's Note: I'm a life-long, diehard Chicago Bears fan, and since I'm prepared to be objective about the Monsters of the Midway, I'll give you some proof.  Here's my collection of Bears jerseys: Let's get going.   The 1920 American Professional Football Association (in 1922 the league becam...

The Look Today: Makeup Trends

The Look Today: Makeup Trends

Lauren Kim, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

Contour techniques that make us look like a tiger, eyeshadows with warm and cool, dark and fruity hues, glitter and rainbow eyeliner... all sorts of makeup trends are present in the world today. We see the Kardashians' makeup lines, their eyeshadow palettes, counters, and highlighters. Rihanna has just...

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...

The Secret of the Live Arts Festival 2017

Victoria Wagner

May 1, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Did you miss this year's Live Arts Festival? If you did, that is a shame. There is a Live Arts Festival almost every year. There are all types of arts involved: choirs singing, parts of plays shown and sung, guard performing their act, the Jazz band performing their music, painting portraits, henna tattoos,...

Biggest Midwest State Schools – Compared

Biggest Midwest State Schools – Compared

Jack Berens, Co-editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Student Life

Are you a prospective future college student?  Interested in large state universities in the Midwest? Start here!  Please click on the sheet to view. Jack Berens Note that undergraduate enrollment and tuition numbers are from US News while acceptance rates are from PrepScholar....

6 Ideas for Spring Break Staycations

Riley Doyle, Contributor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Perspectives, Student Life

The months between winter and spring break seem like an eternity.  The quizzes, tests, assignments, and papers that pile up in just over three months can take a huge toll on a student's already jam-packed schedule.  Envisioning an entire day spent on the beach in balmy Florida weather makes the struggle...

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