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  • December 5On Wednesday December 5, an anti-abortion protest was held before first period on the main street entrance sidewalk

  • December 3Boys Wrestling won against Proviso West 56-15

  • December 3Varsity Boys Basketball won home opener against Proviso West 85-54

Struggles of having a twin

Sam Weinheimer, Feature Editor

December 18, 2018

Filed under Features

In 2017-2018 alone, DGN contained 36 sets of fraternal and identical twins. While students seem surprised to learn about the vast number of look-alikes, they are more common than people realize. A study provided by UT Austin said...

Immigrants shed light on difficulties of American culture

Ellie Cawthorne, A&E and Social Media Editor

November 7, 2018

Filed under Features

Room 364 during 6th period is different than a usual resource classroom: students are talking, playing games or watching videos. But what stands out the most is that a majority of these students speak a different language. ...

Contact sports take initiative to prevent concussions

Matt Troher, Editor-In-Chief

November 7, 2018

Filed under Features

Four minutes left in the quarter, the Trojan Varsity Football is up by 7 points. The offensive line takes the field and lines up for the next play. Center senior Tom Ward gets into position. Ward snaps the ball and goes head-to-head wi...

Anonymous Alert system fuels drama with students

Katherine Gross, News Editor

October 29, 2018

Filed under Features, In-Depth

The number of Anonymous Alerts and false alerts submitted has risen this year. The police and administration have enforcements in place to discourage students from using alerts as a tool to hurt others. D99 added the Anonymous...

Saam helps coworkers with retirement

Trenton Cintron, Sports Editor

October 29, 2018

Filed under Features

DGN economics teacher supplying assistance with retirement plans and demanding nothing in return. During his 15 years teaching at DGN, Thomas Saam has helped more than 24 teachers establish dependable retirement plans, projected to ...

Bernard brings unique teaching style to AP Art History

Mary Wojcik, News Editor

October 29, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Features, Fine Arts

Every day during 4th period, fine arts teacher Amy Bernard packs up her materials and heads upstairs for her only class taught outside the first-floor ceramics room. Currently borrowing an English room for the tight-knit class ...

Hat Policy: What you need to know

Patrick Brooks, A&E editor

October 11, 2018

Filed under Features

DGN and DGS students were told that a change was made to allow partial head coverings for all students including hoods behind the ear and durags. The change is explained as the school attempting to be more culturally sensitive...

Student’s advocate for safety: students attend Willowbrook High School student forum on safety and gun control

Sophie Karrow, In-Depth Editor

March 19, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Uncategorized

    The morning took off with 400 students from 29 different high schools spread out across blue bleachers in the Willowbrook High School field house. All attendees took part in a safety forum to voice their op...

Bedell changes school atmosphere

Sarah Baran, Social Media Editor

March 16, 2018

Filed under Features

Patrick Bedell, the teacher that we all know and love. His first year at North was spent student teaching in the social studies department. Since then, Bedell has exceeded all expectations of both students and teachers. Bede...