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Dick’s Sporting Goods: December 2017

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports

  2017 was a wild year in sports. It included Clemson’s last-second touchdown to win the college football championship game, perhaps the greatest comeback ever in the Super Bowl, the revival of the Roger Federer-Rafael Nad...

Natalie’s News: New Year, New Me

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Every Jan. 1, my mom forces my family to write down our New Year Resolutions. Whether it’s as small as eating healthier or as big as getting into college, she tries to make all of us think of ways to better ourselves. This...

Natalie’s News: Sexual Assault Brought to Light

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Is 2017 ever going to end? Every month, new scandals or disasters have rocked the world. For the past month, a barrage of sexual assault, abuse, and misconduct allegations have consumed the press. Since early October, when...

Dick’s Sporting Goods: November 2017

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports

It has been difficult to ignore the impact Lavar Ball has had on basketball and sports in general since Lonzo Ball, his oldest son, rose to fame for the UCLA Bruins last year. Lonzo now plays for the Los Angeles Lakers, middle...

Dick’s Sporting Goods: October 2017

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Watching the Chicago Cubs’ playoff games this month, I found myself forming superstitions lasting from the first playoff game until the Los Angeles Dodgers eliminated them (there’s always last year, right?). My superstitions...

Natalie’s News: Family First

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

October 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion

On a recent Saturday night, I was at a Blackhawks preseason game with fellow senior Mireya Garcia. After pretending I knew what was going on in the game, I was scrolling through my Instagram feed when I came across a picture that...

Natalie’s News: Friends Make the World Go ‘Round

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

September 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As September comes to a close, I invite you to look back on your high school career. Maybe it’s less than a month long, and you still don’t know where your counselor’s office is. Maybe you’re counting down the days...

Haiti Column

Brendan Carew, Managing Editor

April 11, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once preached this message:     “Everybody can be great...because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve…. You don't have to make your subject and verb agree...

Benchwarming with Beebe: March 2017

Evan Beebe, Sports Editor

March 24, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports

The other day, as I was perusing the Chicago Tribune's sports section I came across a list of all Chicagoland area kids participating in the 2017 NCAA basketball tournament. Scanning through the list I came across. Scottie ...

Bench warming with Beebe: February 2017

Evan Beebe, Sports Editor

February 27, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Blair Ripley grew up around basketball. Her mom played college ball at University of Minnesota, and later played professionally in Germany. As a child, Blair loved making trips up north for alumni weekend with her mom. She has a...

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