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  • Calvin Terrell to Speak at West
    11:10 AM

    Self-proclaimed “soul warrior” Calvin Terrell is scheduled to present his “Cowards to Warriors” presentation at Niles West on Tuesday, Aug. 23 in the auditorium during this year’s Opening Activities assembly. Terrell, a speaker and educator, will be discussing different social issues, including bullying and prejudice, throughout his performance by challenging students to carefully examine all

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  • Red and White Scrimmage Game Moved to Saturday
    9:52 PM

    Due to technical difficulties and conflicts, Red and White Scrimmage football game has been moved to Saturday, Aug 20. This Friday. Aug 19, the boys sophomore football team was supposed to scrimmage against boys varsity. During the storm one of the power boxes was hit by lightning and is not functioning right as of now.

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  • Homecoming King and Queen Applications
    8:16 AM

    This Friday, August 19th, get your nomination forms ready for this year’s homecoming court. In order to be on the court, someone else must nominate you, and the nominee must accept the application. “It’s a great way to represent your school and to get into some school spirit…It’s just fun to be apart of something

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  • Politics: What You Missed This Summer
    8:14 AM

    This summer has been a busy one for politicians, both domestically and internationally. The Republican and Democratic National Conventions were both held and nominees for the general election were announced, while Britain made a potentially-catastrophic decision about its tenure with the European Union. For July 18 through 21, Cleveland was home to the Republican National

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  • Judge Garland Speaks at Graduation
    9:45 AM

    Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia and Supreme Court Justice nominee Merrick Garland returned to his alma mater, Niles West High School, as the distinguished commencement speaker for the graduation ceremony on May 29. Prior to the ceremony, Garland could be found on the tennis courts, chatting with the

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  • Dance Marathon to be Held Saturday at Niles North
    11:19 AM

    District 219’s 13th annual Dance Marathon event will be held this Saturday, May 21 at the Niles North main gym. The event will begin at 4 PM and finish around midnight, with a bouncy house provided for children from 4-6 PM. This year the event will feature theme hours such as Halloween, decades, beach, and

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  • Textbook Center Book Returns to Take Place
    8:18 AM

    Returns for all student textbooks will begin in the cafeteria starting on Tuesday, May 24 at 7:30 a.m. Students have all of finals week to return their books; the deadline for all textbooks is Thursday, May 26 at 12:30 p.m., the last day of school. “To avoid long lines on the last day of school, we

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