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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...

Board Meeting Honors Illinois State Scholar Recipients

Illinois State Scholarship recipients were honored and a new map was introduced to help teachers plan their lessons at the board meeting on February 26.

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 Valentine’s Day Trivia

Sweet Valentine's Day Trivia

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

February 14, 2018

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President Trump’s Year in Review

President Trump's Year in Review

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: History of New Years

Test Your Knowledge: 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 Thanksgiving?

How Well do you Know Thanksgiving?

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

November 22, 2017

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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 Safer

Students now need a pass to get around the school during class.

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 ...

How Much do You Know About Halloween?

How Much do You Know About Halloween?

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and Visual Executive

October 24, 2017

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Fight to the Death (Penalty)

Fight to the Death (Penalty)

By: Matt Cushman and Richies Tiv

October 20, 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...