Niles West News

Poetry Slam Advances to Semifinals

By Mara Shapiro

March 13, 2012

The Niles West Poetry Slam team, Tribe Called West, advanced to the Semifinal competiton and came away with fourth place  at Victory Gardens Theatre on Monday, March 5 . The team won first place in their first bout Friday, Feb. 24 at Col...

Poetry Slam to Compete in Louder Than a Bomb

By Mara Shapiro

February 23, 2012

The Poetry Slam team, Tribe Called West, will be competing in the annual Louder Than a Bomb competition Friday, Feb. 24 at Columbia College  and Saturday, March 3 at the Chicago Cultural Center. Around 70 schools in the state par...