• Letter to the Editor: Say It, Don’t Spray It
    9:53 AM

    According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), one in five Americans suffers some sort of physical discomfort as a result of exposure to strong chemical scents. Symptoms include the following: irritation of the eyes, sinuses, or throat; sneezing; coughing; and in the case of asthma sufferers such as I, bronchial arrest and symptoms similar

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  • Letter to the Editor: The Role of Student Government
    10:05 AM

    Dear Editor, Recently, Student Government has been hounded on by the reactions and comments following the NWN article about spirit days and assemblies. We would like to clarify the role and responsibilities of the Student Government. It seems that the student body fails to see the work we do behind the scenes and why we

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  • 5:13 PM

    Dear Niles West Students, Allow me to take you on a journey to a Niles West a long long time ago, circa 2004.  There was no school spirit.  Assemblies were attended by about half of the student population.  Students didn’t love pep assemblies; they dreaded them.  About this time, I joined the Student Union as

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