The news site of Hinsdale Central High School

Devils' Advocate

  • April 5Follow us on Instagram and Twitter! @hcdevilsadvo

  • March 22The Spring Band Concert will be on May 2 in the Auditorium

  • March 22Prom is on Sat. April 29

  • December 1The Spring Art Show is on May 2-3 at 8 a.m.

  • May 23Add us on Snapchat! @devils_advo

10 fun things to do outside

10 fun things to do outside

Samia Douedari and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 27, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

With warm weather creeping up, it’s finally time to spend the day outside and have fun. After a long winter, it might be hard to think of some spring/summer activities, so here’s a list of fun activities to do to spark up your memory: 1. Take a hike: Grab a few of your friends and enjoy a scenic wa...

Walk the stage in style: Graduation dress inspiration

Walk the stage in style: Graduation dress inspiration

Holly Swasko, Column Writer
April 27, 2017
Filed under Columns, Fashion, Top Stories

Now that the hunt for the perfect prom dress is over, it’s time for seniors to begin planning for their next and final milestone of high school: graduation. Luckily, stores are stocked with their best spring dresses to get you ready for the special ceremony. Here are some ideas to get you prepared....

Living the healthy life with Protein Bar

Living the healthy life with Protein Bar

Sydney Seda and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 24, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

Snuggled next to La Fitness on York Road, Protein Bar is an up-to-date healthy restaurant that serves bowls, salads and protein smoothies. Protein Bar has both a simplistic and bright vibe. It is an ideal place to visit if you want to enjoy a fresh meal and socialize. Inside, there are wooden chai...

Review: “13 Reasons Why”

Review: “13 Reasons Why”

Jacob Belgrad, Riley Kowalski, Editor-in-Chief, and Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief
April 24, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The latest show that students have been binging is “13 Reasons Why,” a show where the protagonist, Hannah Baker, commits suicide and leaves 13 tapes of explanations. It has gained extreme popularity in the last couple of weeks not only in our own town, but around the country. This popularity has br...

Style that helps the sea: seniors accepted to become Coastal Charm brand reps

Style that helps the sea: seniors accepted to become Coastal Charm brand reps

Holly Swasko and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 24, 2017
Filed under Columns, Fashion, Top Stories

It’s always fun to wear and purchase from your favorite fashion brand, but for seniors and twins Allison and Alicia Tracey, it’s something much more than that. After stumbling upon a popular online clothing store, Coastal Charm, the sisters decided to take their love for it a step further by bec...

Lights, camera, action: behind the scenes of the little mermaid

Lights, camera, action: behind the scenes of the little mermaid

Zeljko Kospic, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Feature Writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

 In theater, all eyes are always planted on the actors. It’s all the audience sees. But what they don’t notice is the students working behind the scene, making the show as great as it should be. As The Little Mermaid prepares to present on the main stage on Thursday, April 20, the stage crew, assistan...

Unicorns aren’t real, but luckily unicorn frappuccinos are

Unicorns aren’t real, but luckily unicorn frappuccinos are

Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 20, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

When rumors of a possible Unicorn Frappuccino spread all over my Facebook timeline last week, I had to admit I was excited. Being a sucker for any rainbow food or drink, I knew I would have to stray away from my daily iced soy latte and try something a little bit more majestic. On April 19, Star...

The Little Mermaid: what to expect

The Little Mermaid: what to expect

Becca Derezinski, Samia Douedari, Copy Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 20, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

The Little Mermaid will be presented as Central’s spring musical this year. The show will premiere on April 20 at 7 p.m. and viewers will have another opportunity to see the musical April 21 and April 22, also at 7 p.m. The play is being directed by Domenico Maniscalco and the Chamber Orchestra ...

District 86 voters reject $76 million referendum

District 86 voters reject $76 million referendum

Everett Eck and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 18, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

On April 5, Hinsdale District 86 voters rejected a $76 million dollar referendum that would have added improvements to both Central and Hinsdale South to help alleviate problems such as overcrowding and problems at the Central swimming pool. “I’m disappointed that the referendum didn’t pass beca...

Sadaf Syed stops the stereotypes

Sadaf Syed stops the stereotypes

Samia Douedari, Ali Ardehali, Copy Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 18, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

On Wednesday, April 12, Sadaf Syed, photojournalist and author of iCover, spoke at Central about her book and shatters the stereotypes of Muslim women who wear the headscarf as a part of Islamic Awareness Week.  “iCover is a book to inspire a day in the life of a covered Muslim girl and show th...

Next Page »

The news site of Hinsdale Central High School
Top Stories