The Oracle

Science students succeed at state competitions

Jiwoo Hwang, staff writer

October 4, 2019

Senior Elizabeth Welch-Jani and junior Izzy Huang both achieved significant scientific accomplishments this year, according to Jeff Rylander, instructional supervisor of the Science Department. Welch-Jani earned the highest a...

Fagel perserveres, defies cancer diagnosis

Madaket Chiarieri, Mary Jane McNary, and Gwyn Skiles

October 4, 2019

While most people spend their birthday celebrating the life they’ve lived, Principal Dr. Lauren Fagel feared for her own life when her doctor said her mammogram results were “more suspicious than not.” The diagnosis of ...

New Athletics office built in fieldhouse lobby, now more easily accessible

Ella Naugle, asst. news editor

October 4, 2019

Over the summer, the Athletic Department offices were renovated and moved to the fieldhouse lobby, Athletic Director Steven Rockrohr said. Before the renovation, the office was in the dome and difficult to access, Rockrohr e...

Learn-To-Swim cancelled, replaced by SwimAmerica

Maggie Baumstark, co-news editor

October 4, 2019

After 57 years of service, Glenbrook South Learn-to-Swim has been discontinued and replaced with a new swim lesson program, SwimAmerica, due to the retirement of Co-Director Jody Nolan according to Athletic Director Steve Rockroh...

Future renovations expected to provide comfort, security

Jack Latreille, staff reporter

May 24, 2019

Students returning to South next year will see multiple new building renovations, including new security features, new benches outside the auditorium and a relocated Athletic Director’s office, according to Casey Wright, assoc...

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