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Hidden Figures for Black History Month

Hidden Figures for Black History Month

Kunal Jobanputra and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
February 23
Filed under News, Top Stories

On Friday, Feb. 17, submissions to the Hidden Figures Challenge, which entailed classrooms showcasing little known African Americans, living or dead, who shaped the success of America. The challenge took its inspiration from the Oscar-nominated 2016 film by the same name that highlighted three AA women...

Executive Board Candidates give their pitch

Executive Board Candidates give their pitch

Everett Eck, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
February 22
Filed under News, Top Stories

On Wednesday, Feb. 22, Hinsdale Central will be holding elections for the 2017-2018 Executive Board. Executive Board positions include President, Vice President, Secretary, Social Chair and Public Relations Manager. Candidates have lined the hallways with posters, made videos andused social media...

Niko Ivanisevic wraps up his wrestling career

Niko Ivanisevic wraps up his wrestling career

Ali Ardelahi, Shannon Ging, Sports Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
February 22
Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter, Wrestling

Niko Ivanisevic, senior, will play football at Princeton over the next few years, but, as of now, the end of his long competitive wrestling career has arrived. Ivanisevic finished second at state on Saturday, Feb. 18 at the University of Illinois. Although his goal was to win, he was still satisfied with...

Bingo Night to raise money for Prom

Bingo Night to raise money for Prom

Everett Eck, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
February 22
Filed under News, Top Stories

On Wednesday, Feb. 22, the class board is hosting a school-wide bingo night to help the senior class board raise money for prom.  This is a break from years past, as it was previously a senior specific event. “I’m excited for bingo night because it’s fun to see all the seniors come together to have a go...

MSA hosts second tournament to benefit students and charities

MSA hosts second tournament to benefit students and charities

Samia Douedari, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
February 21
Filed under News, Top Stories

On Feb. 19, the Muslim Student Association (MSA) held their second basketball tournament this year. Fourteen teams of five people competed in ten-minute long games, and the winning team was able to win two Chick-fil-A gift cards and one Chipotle gift card. MSA hosted a previous basketball tournament on ...

Students stand “still” as they read poetry and prose

February 21
Filed under Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

On Thursday, Feb. 16, twelve students read their pieces at the annual "Tell Your Story" event held in room 216. This year's topic was "still" and the English department has spent the last few months leading up the contest encouraging their students to participate.     

Dance Company returns for a new season

Dance Company returns for a new season

Hannah Anderson, Riley Kowalski, Editor-in-Chief, and Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief
February 21
Filed under Features, Top Stories

On Monday, Feb. 13, room 124B was packed with students for the Dance Company’s informational meeting. The club is preparing for its annual showcase this spring and looking for an array of dancers to help plan and perform in the event. Auditions will be held in the dance studio on Wednesday, Feb. 22 at ...

Girls challenge tradition by running for social chair positions

Girls challenge tradition by running for social chair positions

Allison Schuster, Contributor
February 21
Filed under Features, Top Stories

The Executive Board Election, with voting beginning on Wednesday, Feb. 22, has more diverse candidates than ever before as two girls from different grades, Grace Hafner, junior, and Sawyer Riedl, sophomore, take up the race for Student Council Social Chairs. If they win, they'd be the first social chai...

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