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  • March 402/27/20 - Girls' Varsity Basketball loses to Whitney Young 53-47 in Sectional championship
  • March 403/03/20 - Boys' Varsity Basketball loses to Hinsdale Central 35-32
  • February 2602/22/20 - Jonah Kopecky places 4th at Sectionals for Boys' Diving, advances to State

The #metoo movement does not end with a sentencing

Anika Canamedi, In-Depth Editor

May 19, 2020

The phrase “me too” first entered social media in 2006 when Tarana Burke used the phrase to speak out against sexual assault. After over a decade, this phrase has become a uniting call for women who have experienced the same....

Ahmaud Arbery’s murder is a wake up call to check our privilege

Madeline Schallmoser, Sports Editor

May 16, 2020

 He went for a jog around the neighborhood and never returned home. Last Tuesday a video of the fatal shooting of 25 year old Ahmaud Arbery went viral. Arbery’s case is one of the many modern day instances that dates America decades ...

Students need more freedom to specialize in schedules

Mary Petersen, In-Depth Editor

April 26, 2020

To graduate from DGN, every student is required to collect a minimum of three math credits, four english, two science (recommended three), three social studies, four physical education, half each of consumer education, applied ...

Learning different versions of history leads to a divided country

Anika Canamedi, In-depth Editor

March 5, 2020

In 1954, an unanimous decision by the Supreme Court outlawed school segregation. The landmark court case, Brown v Board of Education, decreed “separate” is not "equal.” Yet, 66 years since that ruling, segregation has mo...

Coronavirus is not an excuse to be racist

Jill Anthony, A&E Editor

March 3, 2020

As the coronavirus continues spreading, so has the racism behind it. The East Asian community has faced countless discriminatory jokes and xenophobic memes. While people nowadays tend to turn to the internet to find informatio...

Staff Editorial: Intentional thinking over irrational action

February 27, 2020

“I’m lowkey scared to eat from this Chinese Place because what if one of them is affected by Coronavirus,” one person tweeted on Feb 7, mimicking the fear of many others.  This tweet is just one of the examples of th...

Master Facility Plan should do more to fix elevators

Andrew Thompson, News Editor

February 26, 2020

Despite all the recent progress made on the massive Master Facility Plan, there has been little to no talk of how the current elevator system will be improved. As someone who was recently on crutches, I find this frustrating, a...