Drops of Ink

41 Hoops: The Girls Basketball Team and Their Success

Sarah Bennett, Staff Member

December 23, 2019

For the Libertyville girls varsity basketball team, the number 41 seems to show up everywhere. Members of the team recall multiple times when the number 41 just began to appear out of nowhere, starting last season.  “Every time we check the clock, it’s says 2:41 or 3:41. It’s kind of just a go...

Sporting success after high school

Christian Roberts

December 16, 2019

Throughout the years, Libertyville High School has been a gateway for many athletes to continue their athletic careers. Featured below are a few athletes who have graduated from LHS and moved onto Division I collegiate sports within the last four years, with an update on how they’ve been doing since. Avryl Johnson...

ProcasTECHnation

ProcasTECHnation

Claire Salemi, Editor-in-Chief

December 15, 2019

You are just about to start working on your essay that is due tomorrow, but then you hear a buzz, and you see that @wildkoulentes_memes has shared a post on Instagram. You get sucked down the rabbit hole: scrolling on Instagram for hours on end, watching a funny TikTok, waiting for a Snapchat from you...

Cracking Open the Curriculum

Cracking Open the Curriculum

Jasmine Lafita, Staff Member

December 13, 2019

It’s the first day of school. You walk into your English classroom and take a seat. After a few moments, the bell rings. Your teacher walks to the front of the classroom and begins to explain the year’s curriculum, including the books you’ll be reading. But how and why are those books chosen? ...

Takeoff: Future Pilots of LHS

Moira Duffy, News Editor

December 13, 2019

Most current seniors at LHS are in the midst of college applications, looking to further their study in areas such as business, engineering, education, psychology and more. Among possible majors and future careers is aviation, but it doesn’t occur to many that it is possible to work toward a pilot’s license in high school and colleg...

No Cap, Recap. Top Ten 2010 Trends

Rayna Wuh, Lilly Williams, and Cali Lichter

December 13, 2019

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Holiday Crossword

Holiday Crossword

Sayre Debruler, Staff Member

December 13, 2019

Across 1. With his yellow and black shirt, this character was originally created for comic strips; these comics were turned into a Christmas film in 1965. 4. This song is the finale of a musical with the same title. 5. This movie tells the story of the most famous Reindeer. 6. This h...

How To Make Hot Chocolate Brownies

Sayre Debruler, Staff Member

December 6, 2019

YIELDS: 1 CUP PREP TIME: 0 HOURS 15 MINS TOTAL TIME: 0 HOURS 40 MINS INGREDIENTS FOR THE CUPS 1 box brownie mix, plus ingredients called for on box 10 oz. mini marshmallows FOR THE TOPPING 1/3 c. semi-sweet chocolate chips Red, green, and white nonpareils   DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350° ...

Crossword Answers: New Music

Crossword Answers: New Music

Rayna Wuh, Staff Member

November 15, 2019

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Going Global

Going Global

Sayre DeBruler, Staff Member

November 14, 2019

You’ve just arrived in a new country. This is a completely new experience for you, and you can’t wait to start exploring. The only problem: you don’t speak the native language; this makes you nervous. How will you communicate with the locals? What will the locals think of you? How will you mana...

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