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JSA reads novel about Holocaust groups

Amanda Cassel, reporter

November 16, 2017

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For the next few months, members of the Jewish Students’ Association will read “The Train,” a fiction book about the common experiences of the victims of the Holocaust. “The Train” by Danny Cohen looks at the experiences...

Debate duo wins third bid to championship

Katerina Lopez, reporter

November 16, 2017

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After earning the minimum two bids to the Tournament of Champions faster than any Lab debate team in history, seniors Michael Hellie and Dheven Unni earned their third bid at the University of Michigan tournament Nov. 4. Michael...

History dept. offers speakers, journal apps

nicholas edwards-levin, reporter

November 16, 2017

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Professional investors, a critically-acclaimed historian and new editors for InFlame are some of what the history department lined up for November. John Rogers and Charlie Bobrinskoy talked to students on Nov. 8 in the economics...

Clubs unite to respond to international crises

Katerina Lopez, Midway Reporter

October 12, 2017

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School clubs are coming together to respond to international crises. Refugee Club and SCAN Club started the school year by calling Illinois’ two U.S. senators, Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, on Sept. 29 to protest a bill...

Freshman Student Council reps elected

Max Garfinkel, Midway Reporter

October 12, 2017

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On Sept. 26 the candidates gave their speeches, and on Sept. 28 the Freshman Class chose their Student Council members. Joshua Ravichandran is the freshman president, Sara Thomas is vice president, and Noor Asad and Destiney Wil...

Students leave early from Homecoming

Katerina Lopez, Midway Reporter

October 12, 2017

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The Homecoming Dance ended earlier than scheduled Oct. 7, with concerned teachers and administration stepping in to stop the music for the safety of students due to excessive jumping and moshing on the dance floor. The turno...

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