Seniors Organize ’1 Wish, 1,000 Cranes’ Fundraiser to Help Japan

By Rebecca Yun

April 14, 2011

Seniors Erica Mui and Thidar Khine have organized a fundraiser called "1 Wish, 1,000 Cranes' to help the victims of the recent Japanese earthquakes by making paper cranes and using the money raised to send to Japan. The fundr...

Debate Team Argues Their Way To Success

By Mara Shapiro

March 2, 2011

Social Studies teacher Eric Oddo walks around room 3000, telling his debate team to be louder in their annunciation activity. The kids are staring intently at research written on pieces of paper they grabbed  from a box that is kept in the closet in the room, and start readin...

Q & A with the Filipino Club

By Athena E. Hilentzaris

February 16, 2011

NWN interviewed Laura Hernandez about her Filipino Culture. Q. What are you most proud of about your culture? A. I am proud of all Filipinos support their culture to a very large extent. They like presenting it to others t...

Master Jedi Sci-fi Club has the Force With Them

By Mara Shapiro

February 3, 2011

When you hear on the announcements at the end of a hard Thursday the words “The Master Jedi Sci-fi Club will be meeting in room 3185 at 4,” do you ever wonder what the club is even about? Sure you know it’s about Sci-fi, but what do you think the club does for a whole hour, considering it ends at 5? Just sit around...

Dance Marathon Fundraiser Tomorrow at Noodles and Company

By Maggie Wibright

November 23, 2010

Come help support the Dance Marathon Fundraiser by eating at Noodles and Company (5681 West Touhy Ave.) after the boys' basketball tournament on Wednesday, Nov. 24 . This year, Dance Marathon has selected to support RefugeeOne....

R.I.O.T. Club Rocks on Tuesdays After School

By Galina Velgach

November 10, 2010

You’ve seen the ads on the morning announcements about the club that blows stuff up. Well, now you could be a part of all the action. R.I.O.T., Researchers and Investigators of Tomorrow, is the perfect club for students who like to really think about what and why things are. “It’s just freaking awesome!” say...

Clubs & Activities

By Colene Gibson

September 18, 2010

Accolades Sponsored by Stephanie Lau, Martha Lietz, Sharon Swanson, & Natalie Moscovitch Art Club Sponsored by Barbara Wismer Second and fourth Wednesday of each month 3:30 pm in 1775 Asian Pop Culture Club Thursda...