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New Club Alert: The Public Art Collaborative

New Club Alert: The Public Art Collaborative

Jack Latreille
April 21, 2021

Pasted to the wall just outside of the library is the first art piece of a new club at South, the Public Art Collaborative, according to English Teacher Scott Glass, the club’s sponsor. Glass explained...

District 34 referendum pushes for updated facilities

Jack Latreille and Sarah Ordway
March 16, 2020

A referendum for $119 million dedicated to the repair and renovation of all District 34 schools will appear on the March 17, 2020 presidential primary ballot. This $119 million would be largely dedicated...

District implements YONDR bags; students find them inconvenient

Jack Latreille and Sarah Ordway
February 14, 2020

Most students are used to putting their phones in caddies or baskets, but several classes have been piloting the use of YONDR bags: pouches that magnetically lock a student’s phone during the class....

Illustration by Esther Yun

Late arrivals prompt discussions of benefits and drawbacks

Jiwoo Hwang and Jack Latreille
December 20, 2019

Unlike past years where the number of late arrivals was between 8 to 10, South has implemented 14 late arrivals for this school year—eight for the first semester and six for the second, said Principal...

Pep club works to bring spirit to all activities

Pep club works to bring spirit to all activities

Jiwoo Hwang and Jack Latreille
November 15, 2019

Although South has always had spirit days and events in the past, compared to other schools, South seems to lack school spirit overall, according to senior Ela Redlinska, a Titan Nation leader. Redlinska...

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...

DEDICATED DELEGATES: Focusing on her work, Maddy McGrath, Model United Nations co-president,  helps a crisis staff respond to crisis notes during the GBSMUN conference. South’s MUN team hosted over 500 students for a conference on April 6.

Model UN hosts largest conference in club history

On April 6, Glenbrook South’s Model United Nations (MUN) team hosted its fifth GBSMUN conference, which brought over 500 students from all over Chicago, as well as Brad Schneider, the U.S. representative...

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