• 10:35 AM

    Starting Friday, Jan. 14 and ending Saturday Jan. 15, Niles West Theatre will be putting on The Director’s Studio, a multitude of student-directed plays, in the Black Box Theatre. There are a total of 14 different 10 minute plays, with seven different ones playing each night. The plays will be shown at 4 p.m and 7:30

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  • 10:56 PM

    Images, Niles West’s own literary magazine, is looking for student’s pieces of writing. All different types of writing are welcome, such as short stories, poetry, essays, or opinon pieces.  “It is a great way to have people see your creativity and writing skills,” said advisor Lisa DeNapoli.  To submit a piece, email it to,

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  • 4:36 PM

    Due to a faculty complaint to principal Kaine Osburn, the Turnabout theme of “Teenage Dream” has been changed to “Not Just a Dream,” upsetting some students who say the school is sending mixed messages. The lyrics of Katy Perry’s song “Teenage Dream” is said to be inappropriate for high school students. One verse states, “We

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  • 10:15 AM

    Niles West is conducting a survey to seek students’ opinions on the cafeteria food. Take a few minutes to complete it and give Niles West an input of what you think. Here is the link:

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  • 11:40 AM

    Every semester, each department chooses one student who exemplifies leadership among their peers for the Principal’s Recognition Award. He or she shows great character, diligence, and doesn’t do the work to get recognized. This semester the following students were recognized on Wednesday, Dec. 1 at the Principal’s Recognition Breakfast:  Ken Banchoercharoen, Dabin Chen, Daniela Dadesho,

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  • 10:10 AM

    The Morton Grove Public Library is currently in the race for the Playaway Picture This contest, a nationwide library competition based on community votes with grand prize of $10,000. To vote for Morton Grove Public Library, go to Playaway is an audiobook company, and the theme for the contest is different ways to use

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  • 10:58 AM

    Another Spirit Week is scheduled for next week, beginning on Monday, Dec. 6 and ending on Friday, Dec. 10. The themes: Monday: Pajama Day Tuesday: Superhero Day Wednesday: Twin Day Thursday: Judgment Day (Vampires vs. Zombies) Friday: Red and White Day Remember that Friday, Dec. 10 is the winter pep rally. Go Wolves!

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