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  • Study Abroad with CIEE
    9:37 AM

    Many people like to brag about participating in a study-abroad program in college, but few people have the opportunity to study abroad in high school. The CIEE Study Abroad program was created 70 years ago to give high school students the opportunity to do so. However, the Global Navigator Scholarship is only three years old.

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  • What’s Next For The Bulls?
    9:37 AM

    The Chicago Bulls are off to a better-than-expected start, and fans are split about their team and whether this season will be a wash or a success. The Bulls currently sit at fourth place in the Eastern Conference with a record of 9-5.  Some believe this season will be like previous seasons, with the Bulls scratching their way to

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  • Mia Piljevic: Breaking Records and the Journey to State
    11:03 AM

    The crowd’s deafening cheers quiet with three short, sharp blows of the referee’s whistle as fans enter the state of calm before a storm. The swimmers ease into the frigid water and begin to calm their nerves. Junior Mia Piljevic‘s hands grab the block and she places her feet against the wall with practiced ease. In these final moments, she takes

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  • Freshman Friday: Christian Mancino
    9:32 AM

    Freshmen are known to be a bit shy when it comes to high school, especially when it requires interacting with upperclassmen. This is often the case when it comes to joining clubs. Luckily, ambitious freshman Christian Mancino shatters this stereotype in a multitude of ways. Mancino is an active member of student government, and was elected the president

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  • 2016 Winter Preview: Boys Varsity Basketball
    9:10 AM

    The Niles West boys varsity basketball team has waited a long time for the start of an extensive season. For most of these boys, it is their last season playing at West, and they are determined to play their hearts out. The NWN had a chance to sit down with varsity coach Bob Williams and

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  • Meet Me in a Minute: Isabella Saldana
    9:33 AM

    Right before beginning her floor routine, freshman Isabella Saldana takes a deep breath. She peers out into the crowd that consists of her close friends and family, and glances at the stoic, expressionless faces of the judges. Like any freshman, Saldana was anxious coming into high school, but she was also very excited to be a part

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