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Matthew Nerenberg, sophomore and band student, in the middle of recording his oboe audition for ILMEA. Students were told to create a single video, encompassing all parts of the audition.
ILMEA auditions online for second year in a row
Gurneer Sidhu, Secretary • October 19, 2021

For the second year in a row, band, orchestra, and choir (BOC) students participating in Illinois Music Education Association (ILMEA) were required to perform their auditions by submitting online videos.  Students...

Pictured here are students utilizing the spaces during the school day, including before and after school. They use the brand new library and learning stairs to work collabortively together or simply getting their homework done. The library and steam room also feature new furniture and meeting rooms for students as well. Pictured above the football team uses the learning stairs to go over different strategies.
New year, new spaces
October 1, 2021
(From left to right) Kate Thompson, David Appel, and Natalie Dziubinski stand in front of the performing marching band during a football game.
Drum majors march into action
Mackenzie Rough, Staff Writer • October 25, 2021

There are approximately 165 people in band, but only 3 students to conduct and lead them, and while the marching band has its directors, it owes much of its success to its student leaders, the drum majors. The...

Maybe next summer?
October 7, 2021
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Jack Dwyer, senior, breaks for the edge against Mundelein. The team was able to finish their spring season with a 3-3 record and 3 shutout victories.
Spring Sports Recap 2021
Alex Ketcham, Sports Editor • May 2, 2021
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The center of attention
Spinning into a new season

Spinning into a new season

August 20, 2021

Orchesis leaps into a new season, bringing their passion...

Too much to do, too little time

Too much to do, too little time

May 21, 2021

After a year without large-scale school athletics,...

Racing into spring training

Racing into spring training

April 1, 2021

The distance running teams dodged icy roads and kept...

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My health, my choice

Sasha Kek, LZ Life Editor
August 25, 2021

NOTE: This is the writer's opinion and the following information is not intended as the writer's medical advice, but research regarding the COVID-19 vaccine. Over...

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The influence of homework on mental health

Annette Suk, Business Manager
May 27, 2021

I am not even going to lie, I am so glad I am done with high school. I will admit that sometimes I'm dramatic, but can I just say, there are parts of high...

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We must look past the pandemic

Max Feldman, Magazine Editor-in-Chief
May 21, 2021

As vaccine distribution kicks into high gear, our staff is beginning to see a light at the end of the tunnel. For the first time in a long while, there...

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