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May 2022 - The Future Issue

May 2022 – The Future Issue

May 20, 2022

Our last magazine of the year can now be viewed online here! Copies of this magazine will be available to students on April 7th. Extra copies can be found at the newsstands by the Main Entrance, Studio...

Mental illnesses should not be the punchlines of our jokes

Mental illnesses should not be the punchlines of our jokes

Sarah Wuh, Opinions Editor May 20, 2022

Warning: Story speaks of suicide and mental health illnesses. “I have PTSD from that.”  “She’s been depressed lately.”  “I’m so OCD.”  “He’s bipolar.” As the...

A student exits LHS, representing leaving high school in the past and the search for new beginnings with the start of college.

Should I Stay or Should I Go

Liv Martin, Staff Member May 20, 2022

High school seniors are faced with all sorts of variables to consider when choosing their “next four:” price, education, school spirit, extracurriculars offered, et cetera. For some, distance from...

DOI’s Guide to the Primaries: Candidates

Eva Fahrenkrog May 19, 2022

Illinois's primary elections are on June 28, 2022. Here is a guide to all the candidates in races with contested primaries, meaning races where there is more than one candidate of the same party running...

Wildcats baseball executes strong victory against Warren

Wildcats baseball executes strong victory against Warren

Liam Foo, Staff Member May 12, 2022

On Monday May 9th the Wildcats varsity baseball team was victorious against Warren Township with a final score of 14-1. The first three innings started off slowly with short innings and only 1 run for...

These bright lights, lanterns and crescent moon decorations adorn this house to celebrate Ramadan. The crescent moon and star are Islamic symbols. Lanterns have always been a traditional decoration that many Muslims around the world put up every Ramadan. The pillows in the back say “Ramadan Kareem” in Arabic writing, the dominant language of Islam.

What is Ramadan?

Roqaya Elmenshawy and Zahraa Patel April 27, 2022

You may have seen a lot of people putting up “Ramadan Mubarak” posts on social media or possibly heard that phrase sometime this month. Well, what is Ramadan? Ramadan is the 9th month of the Islamic...

The April 2022 Issue - Middle Ground

The April 2022 Issue – Middle Ground

April 7, 2022

Our fifth magazine of the year can now be viewed online here! Copies of this magazine will be available to students on April 7th. Extra copies can be found at the newsstands by the Main Entrance, Studio...

Masks do not define my political affiliation

Masks do not define my political affiliation

Ellie George, Editor-in-Chief April 7, 2022

Since March 2020, a piece of cloth has polarized local communities, countries and international relations. The decision to wear a mask or not has torn relationships and friendships apart, but what does...

The NFL Needs Change From the Inside Out

The NFL Needs Change From the Inside Out

Sarah Wuh, Opinions Editor April 7, 2022

"End Racism”. “Stop Hate”. “It Takes All of Us”. Messages like these promoting social justice started appearing on NFL players’ helmets and in NFL end zones amidst the Black Lives Matter movement...

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