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Hot chocolate Tuesdays are back

Hot chocolate Tuesdays are back

Becca Derezinski, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
December 5, 2016 • 33 views
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On Dec. 6, the PTO’s Devils’ Diner Committee will be providing hot chocolate and marshmallows to students and staff before school in the cafeteria. Students and faculty will have the opportunity to enjoy this annual tradition each Tuesday until finals week, and unlike previous years, the tradition... Read more »

JKB creates a positivity hall for Anti-Bullying month

JKB creates a positivity hall for Anti-Bullying month

Emily Tomkinson and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 28, 2016 • 123 views
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On Wednesday, Nov. 16 members of J. Kyle Braid club (JKB) set up a positivity hallway in the skywalk by the Social Studies department as a part of Take a Stand Month, in which they've organized events to push an anti-bullying, tolerant environment.  Throughout the month of November various c... Read more »

A guide to Chicagoland Turkey Trots

A guide to Chicagoland Turkey Trots

Joseph Miscimarra and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 22, 2016 • 105 views
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As much of a tradition as preparing plenty of food is on the day of Thanksgiving, waking up and running a Turkey Trot is becoming a Thanksgiving ritual as well. Some may partake in a five kilometer dash to burn some calories before the  feast, or just decide to run for fun. Luckily, there ... Read more »

Mr. Hinsdale pageant showcases early December

Mr. Hinsdale pageant showcases early December

Everett Eck, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 21, 2016 • 218 views
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After the initial nomination process for the Mr. Hinsdale pageant that began in October, the 10 finalists, who were decided by interviews, have started preparation for the upcoming competition on Dec. 8. Nominees were announced in a ceremony before school on Nov. 7 where they were accompanied by a... Read more »

Chief Detective on the John Wayne Gacy case visits the school

Chief Detective on the John Wayne Gacy case visits the school

Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 18, 2016 • 101 views
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On Monday, Nov. 14, Professor Edward Jones, who was the chief detective on the American serial killer John Wayne Gacy murder case, came to greet the Constitutional Law classes at the school. “It was really cool to see someone talk about such a crazy famous case,” said Leith Jawich, senior. “It’s... Read more »

Parents get a glimpse into a day at Central

Parents get a glimpse into a day at Central

Everett Eck, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 15, 2016 • 174 views
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The annual Parent Participation Day on Nov. 15 welcomed parents and guardians to experience high school from the perspective of their child's schedule. “I wanted to bring my mom to school so I can show her how much homework I have to do, [so] when I’m staying up late at night doing my homework... Read more »

Bernie Sanders to speak at North Central College

Bernie Sanders to speak at North Central College

Emily Tomkinson, Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 15, 2016 • 98 views
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Former presidential candidate and current U.S. senator Bernie Sanders is coming to Naperville on Nov. 18 to talk about his book “Our Revolution.” The event is sponsored by Anderson’s Bookshop and will take place at North Central College’s Residence Hall/ Recreation Center. As proved by... Read more »

Physics classes learn through go-karting

Physics classes learn through go-karting

Shannon Ging and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 15, 2016 • 75 views
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On Nov. 11, the traditional Physics and AP 2 Physics classes took a trip to K1 Speed go-karting in Addison, Ill.  Dr. James Vetrone, teacher, has brought students on this trip for 11 years. “I was the first to bring a high school class. [I] presented a talk at a national meeting of physics tea... Read more »

Going global: studying internationally

Going global: studying internationally

Becca Derezinski, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 15, 2016 • 66 views
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On Monday, Nov. 14, Central hosted the International College Fair in the student cafeteria, inviting 20 universities from countries such as Canada, England (UK), Switzerland, France, and Austria. “I never thought that I would go to college in another country, but now, I am really considerin... Read more »

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