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Misinterpretations of link lunch policy cause confusion

Anne Ribordy and Noah Walch

December 20, 2019

Students who spend their unscheduled time, such as lunch and SRT, in the link this year have faced the consequence of being kicked out of the area by paraprofessionals. However, the deans’ office does not forbid the use of the...

Wellness workshop initiates mental health conversation, proves ineffective

Maddie Cloutier and Jessie Norwood

December 20, 2019

This year, South held its first ever all-school workshop, which focused on the general wellness of the student body. Opinions on the workshop were divided between the students who did not enjoy it and the staff involved in pl...

History made: winningest team at South brings home another strong finish

Chloe Arciero and Maggie Baumstark

December 20, 2019

South’s Horticulture team took 11th place at the National Floriculture Career Development Event (Floriculture) on the weekend of Oct. 29 in Indianapolis, placing the highest that the team has ever finished at the event, said J...

New athletic dress code creates equity

Jonas Evans, staff writer

November 15, 2019

In almost any photo of a cross country practice, there are boys who have no fear of  showing skin. That image, however, will not be seen around the Glenbrook South sports complex after an Athletic Department rule change this ye...

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 ...

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