• Where Are You Going Wednesday: Maeve McCaffrey
    11:37 AM

    There is only one bad thing about birthdays, and that is trying to think of a wish. With family and friends hovering over the cake, paired with the end of the “Happy Birthday” song slowly creeping up on you, making your annual wish can be stressful. Unlike most girls, who often choose between wishing for

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  • Boys Volleyball vs. New Trier Preview
    11:33 AM

    The boys varsity volleyball team will be taking on the New Trier Trevians this Wednesday, April 12, at New Trier High School. They hope to earn their 6th win of the season by playing with attitude and determination. Though New Trier is known to be a powerhouse in the CSL, head coach Andrew Roche is confident that the

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  • AP Registration to be Held Ninth Period Tuesday
    8:40 AM

    The annual AP Test Registration will be held Tuesday, April 11 in the cafeteria during 9th period. Any student who is registered for an AP test in May is required to attend this session where students will be filling out their testing forms. AP testing coordinator Mary Nolan Bridges encourages students to take AP tests, and wants to

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  • Don’t Miss Out On The Movie Everyone’s Talking About: Get Out
    10:30 AM

    Unsettling, challenging, suspenseful…there are roughly another thousand words that can be used to describe Jordan Peele’s Get Out, but among them all, one stands out: risky. Arguably one of the first honest movies to appear on the screen for quite some time, Get Out focuses on an interracial couple and the notion of being an outsider (in this case, being black)

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  • The Wolf Road and a Female’s Journey: Kathy Marma
    10:52 AM

    Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of five features about female student-athletes and alums of Niles West highlighting their journeys as female athletes. Women in the weight room? Or just a group of Fabletic-wearing teenagers, binging ab workouts and lingering around treadmills? While men are focused on piling plates onto the bar, women tend to stay

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  • Let the Madness Begin
    8:34 AM

    It’s time to call up your group of friends, make bets with coaches, and start hitting the basketball history books…it’s time for the madness. March Madness, that is — what else would this month be known for if it wasn’t for the annual NCAA tournament? Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past few

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  • 2017 Spring Preview: Girls Softball
    8:45 AM

    The NWN had the chance to sit down with girls softball head coach Nicole Reynolds and varsity captains Gianna Mahoney and Hope Cherian to discuss the upcoming season. After last year’s many successes as well as the return of multiple starters from the 2016 team, many are excited to see what the girls have in store.

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