Niles West News

Divitya Vakil
When she's not writing for the NWN, Divitya can probably be found on the nearest couch taking a nap or binge-watching movies on Netflix. She loves playing soccer, petting random dogs on the street, and brunching.

Divitya Vakil, Editor in Chief

May 17, 2019
Farewell NWN (Story)
Apr 22, 2019
Mix and Mingle at Glenview’s Juice Bar “Mingle” (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Hana Choi: Vault Comes to a Halt (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Reeling From Rejection (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
Still No Posting For Ness’s Intended Psychologist Position (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Getting into the College Interview Process (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
Students and Staff Initiate Support Efforts for Mark Rigby (Story/Media)
Dec 11, 2018
Assistant Principal of Operations Mark Rigby Resigns (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Physical Welfare Job Posted (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Three Employees Escorted Out of Niles West (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Depressed About the Next Great Depression (Media)
Oct 05, 2018
Update on Student Cinsere Howell (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
Q and A with the 2018 Homecoming Court (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
West Outperforms the Nation in AP; Some Still Opt Out of Tests (Story)
Sep 04, 2018
Merrick Garland Speaks at Lincolnwood School District 75th Anniversary (Story/Media)
Aug 21, 2018
I Blessed The Rains Down In Africa (Story/Media)
May 15, 2018
Parking Lot by Stadium to be Closed Starting Wednesday (Story)
May 09, 2018
Juniors and Seniors: Vote For Your Prom Court (Story)
May 01, 2018
State Science Fair Proves Successful (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
West Sophomore Kamila Louafi Reported Missing (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Impact All Around: Sanlida Cheng (Story)
Apr 06, 2018
Lit Center Accepting Applications for Prospective Tutors (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Breaking News: West Bomb Threat Deemed Not Credible (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
Boys Water Polo Preview (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
Breaking News: West Walks Out in Solidarity with Parkland (Story)
Mar 13, 2018
School Reminds Students of Policies for March 14 Walkout (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
Parent Concerns Heard at School Safety Forum (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Six Students Advance to State WYSE Competition (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Increased Security Measures for North Students (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Why I Decided To Protest (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
Daniel Shakro and Benjamin Manogura: Cutest Couple 2018 (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Sproat Files Lawsuit Against Board of Education (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
International Week: Filipino Club (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
Yunyan Mo: An Immigrant’s Perspective (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Unannounced Drug Search Conducted (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Missing Men’s Bathroom Stalls will Return (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Coming Together Begins Celebration of Muslim Cultures at Opening Ceremony (Story/Media)
Jan 18, 2018
The Argentinians Have Arrived (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Student For a Day: Niles North Edition (Story)
Jan 11, 2018
Chromebook Insurance Now Offered At Discounted Price (Story)
Dec 19, 2017
Women’s Bathrooms Now Offer Free Feminine Products (Story)
Dec 18, 2017
Five Tips for Finals (Story)
Dec 07, 2017
Winter Spirit Days Announced (Story)
Dec 07, 2017
Daniel Cudzich: A Machine (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
Jude Mathew: Researcher By Day, Dancer By Night (Story)
Nov 29, 2017
District To Now Send Emergency Messages Via Text (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
Board Eliminates Racing for Autos Clubs (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Attempted Child Abduction at Fairview South (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
Unexpected Fire Alarm Interrupts Third Period (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Season Preview: Science Olympiad (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
Graduation Location Changed from Niles West to Rosemont Theater (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
West Hosts Successful First Wolfpack Gives Back Event (Story/Media)
Oct 03, 2017
Niles North Football Operations Reinstated (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Q and A with the 2017 Homecoming Court (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Niles West Lockdown Recovers Airsoft BB Gun (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Niles North Football Program Suspended Amid Hazing Allegations (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Homecoming Court Results Are In (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Voting for Homecoming Spirit Week has Commenced (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
Irma’s Impact Stretches from Florida to Niles West (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
The Impact of DACA’s Removal on West (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
2017-18 Varsity Girls Tennis Preview (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Niles Township to hold Blood Drive to Support Harvey Victims (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
Niles North Principal Responds to Nude Photograph Investigation (Story)
Sep 01, 2017
In Wake of Disaster in Texas, West Teachers and Students Extend a Helping Hand (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
Unexpected Fire Alarm Interrupts 7th Period (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
Wasp Infestation Stings Start of School (Story)
Aug 24, 2017
Seniors: Nominate Your Friends for Homecoming Court (Story)
Aug 16, 2017
West Welcomes Class of 2021 (Story)
May 03, 2017
Changes to West’s Stand Against Racism Event Receive Mixed Reviews (Story)
Apr 17, 2017
D219 Board President Responds to Recent Allegations Made by Girls’ Basketball Community (Story)
Apr 17, 2017
Autos Club No Longer Allowed to Race (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Principal’s Recognition Breakfast Held This Morning (Story)
Mar 22, 2017
Homeroom: Is It Really Necessary? (Story)
Mar 21, 2017
West to Host Spring You Make a Difference Breakfast on Wednesday (Story)
Mar 21, 2017
Niles West to Celebrate Poetry Day on Thursday (Story)
Mar 17, 2017
Niles West to Host College Night (Story)
Feb 28, 2017
Video: Regional POL Winner Gina Kostovetky’s Recites “Personal” (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Niles West’s Gina Kostovetsky Advances State Poetry Out Loud Competition (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
Gina Kostovetsky Advances to Poetry Out Loud Regionals (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Current Events: Black Student Union (Story)
Feb 14, 2017
Perfect For A Snack, Not A Meal: Wow Bao (Story)
Feb 10, 2017
International Week to Kick Off with Cultural Round Table (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
Press Conference Held to Celebrate Chinese Culture (Story)
Jan 20, 2017
Poetry Out Loud Finalists Announced (Story)
Jan 17, 2017
Assembly Honoring MLK to be held Wednesday (Story)
Dec 12, 2016
Earn Service Hours Wrapping Gifts for Expanding Lives (Story)
Dec 05, 2016
Meet Me in a Minute: Donya Richter (Story)
Dec 02, 2016
SADD Club Holds “Stress Less” Week (Story)
Nov 22, 2016
Grants Available from the Education Foundation (Story)
Nov 18, 2016
Freshman Friday: Christian Mancino (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
Flagpole Ceremony To Take Place on Veterans Day (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
Meet Me in a Minute: Maya Cayemitte (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
Meet Me in a Minute: Lily Gussis (Story)
Oct 24, 2016
Niles West to Host Theatre Showcase (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
Students Honored at West’s You Make a Difference Breakfast (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
Niles West’s Response to the First Presidential Debate (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
Meet Me in a Minute: Emily Mendieta (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
10 Reasons Why I’m Excited for Grey’s Anatomy (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
Powderpuff Shootout: Sophomores and Juniors Come Out on Top (Story)
Sep 12, 2016
Why Summer Reading is My Least Favorite Part of Summer (Story)
Sep 12, 2016
Yearbook Picture Retakes (Story)
Sep 02, 2016
Freshman Friday: Lili Youkhana (Story)