The cancellation of forgiveness
Jackson Hassler, News Editor • November 23, 2021

Last year, the Heterodox Academy, a New York-based group, found in a survey that 60% of its academic members would be “very” or “extremely...

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A discussion on "Beloved"
Abby Ryan, Staffer • November 23, 2021

“Beloved” by Toni Morrison is considered a classic by many. It was published in 1987 and won the 1988 Pulitzer Prize. While it has been praised...

Virginia's message to education: Leave parenting to parents
Luke Gilfillan, Managing Editor • November 22, 2021

On Nov. 2, Republican Glenn Youngkin defeated Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the Virginia gubernatorial election. The outcome would have been a...

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Athlete in focus: Easton "The Golden Hammer" Bogard
Archie Beecroft and Calvin Roe November 21, 2021

In his sophomore season, Easton Bogard helped lead the varsity soccer team to a 19-4 record and a sectional championship.  Bogard made...

Soccer fans banned after New Trier Game
November 19, 2021

On Oct. 26, the OPRF boys soccer team took down No. 1 ranked New Trier in the sectional semifinal game of the state tournament. After a tight...

Search for new baseball coach continues
November 19, 2021

The search for a new baseball head coach continues after the resignation of Joe Parenti this past summer. “We need someone that’s going...

Soccer fans banned after New Trier Game
Soccer fans banned after New Trier Game
Alex Goldstein and Jackson Hassler November 19, 2021

On Oct. 26, the OPRF boys soccer team took down No. 1 ranked New Trier in the sectional semifinal game of the state tournament. After a tight 1-0 win, OPRF students took out their phones, catching videos as the celebration evolved into a rivalry between the two student sections. As they rushed the field in jubilation, the excitement that came with beating the No. 1 team in the state did not take long...

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From left: Irish Wristwatch team members Cory Yu, Shankar Kalidindi, Evan Dominguez, Zephy Roe, and Zeno Chiang (Billadeau is not pictured)
VEX team qualifies for state
Max Friedman, Staffer • November 19, 2021

In 25th place, it didn’t seem likely that Irish Wristwatch, a senior OPRF Robotics team, would make their way to the Illinois State VEX Robotics...

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Freshman detracking policy finalized
Mary Andolina, Staffer • November 19, 2021

The D200 Board of Education unanimously approved the administration’s proposal to detrack all freshman English, history, and world language...

The COP26 summit in Glasgow
Three students' experience at the Glasgow climate conference
Sophie Ball, Jelena Collins, and Charlotte Meyer November 19, 2021

COP26 (26th Conference Of the Parties) was the United Nations' 26th annual summit on climate change, which took place in Glasgow, Scotland. Over...

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The Dennies at Vals Halla
The Dennies serve fresh punk music
Harrison Dear, Opinion Editor • November 21, 2021

On Oct. 30, the Dennies stood out among a host of artists at a local show at Val’s Halla, a record store on Harrison St. Playing both covers...