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Test your knowledge on the day of jokes

Test your knowledge on the day of jokes

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

April 1, 2018

Which test is for you?

Which test is for you?

By: Matt Cushman and Richies Tiv

March 29, 2018

Once a month two of our staff members, Matt Cushman and Richies Tiv, are given a topic and they have 30 minutes to debate it. However, they are not allowed to speak. They type their arguments on a Google Document. They are allowed to use any research they can find on the internet to support their vie...

One and done, a quick calorie burner

One and done, a quick calorie burner

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and visual manager

March 22, 2018

Tired? Out of time? Trouble committing to a New Year's resolution? The 7 Quick Fit app claims it’s “all it takes to get in shape” and is a “scientifically proven, full body workout.” But is it? This app available for free on the app store provides a seven minute workout which includes 1...

Test your luck with this St. Patrick’s Day quiz

Test your luck with this St. Patrick’s Day quiz

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

March 17, 2018

 

Board meeting honors Illinois State Scholar recipients

Board meeting honors Illinois State Scholar recipients

By: Ashley Edwards and Richies Tiv

March 1, 2018

A Board of Education Meeting was held this Monday on February 26 to discuss the new curriculum map as well as to commence Kaneland High School’s Illinois State Scholars and Harter Middle School’s word master participants. “The Illinois State Scholars represent approximately the top 10 percent of ...

A salute to the Student Advisory Board

A salute to the Student Advisory Board

By: KT Mattern, Richies Tiv, and Jessica Tiv

February 20, 2018

At this past board meeting on February 12, the community discussed numerous issues including a salute to the newly formed Student Advisory Board. Starting this year, students were asked to join a new sort of club that consists of communicating with educational officials like the dean, assistant p...

Sweet trivia about Valentine’s Day

Sweet trivia about Valentine’s Day

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

February 14, 2018

     

A year in review of President Trump

A year in review of President Trump

By: Richies Tiv, Editor

January 24, 2018

The applause, the boos. The truth, the fake news. A lot was said during the United States 2016 presidential election, but how much talk is actually being walked? Executive Order (Immigration Ban): A week after assuming office, President Donald Trump signed an executive order blocking entry of ci...

Test your knowledge on the history of New Years

Test your knowledge on the history of New Years

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

January 1, 2018

 

December 15: Santa Claus around the world

December 15: Santa Claus around the world

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

December 15, 2017

The crackling of a blazing fire, the frantic and eager sounds of wrapping paper ripping, the warmth of slurping hot chocolate—these are all associated with a traditional American Christmas. Christmas in America, as well as other countries, is often associated with gifts and time spent with family and ...

How well do you know your Thanksgiving trivia?

How well do you know your Thanksgiving trivia?

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

November 22, 2017

     

Piece of cake or piece of pie?

Piece of cake or piece of pie?

By: Matt Cushman and Richies Tiv

November 17, 2017

Once a month two of our staff members, Matt Cushman and Richies Tiv, are given a topic and they have 30 minutes to debate it. However, they are not allowed to speak. They type their arguments on a Google Document. They are allowed to use any research they can find on the internet to support their vie...

Hallway passes make school a safer environment

Hallway passes make school a safer environment

By: Richies Tiv, Editor

October 31, 2017

Can a slip of paper really save lives? According to security guard Francesca Bruzzino, these slips of paper known as ‘hallway passes’ can help with keeping the school safe, which is why it is being more strongly enforced this year. “We’re trying to make sure that everyone in the building ...

See how much you know about Halloween with this quiz

See how much you know about Halloween with this quiz

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

October 24, 2017