Niles West News

A Girl’s First Detention is Memorable…Maybe Not

By Rozy Kanjee

April 12, 2011

Last Thursday, I served my first detention. Woohoo! Yes, it was because of the walkout, and no I couldn't do it on the Friday everyone was suppose to go. It was an interesting experience. There were a good number of people there, but what I got was completely different from what I expected....

Students Walk Out for Collective Bargaining Rights

By Rozy Kanjee

March 17, 2011

  Holding signs that read "Teachers+Students=Solidarity" and "Union Rights are Human Rights," more than 300 Niles West students walked out before 8th period yesterday to support collective bargaining rights not only for District 219, but Wisconsin, Indiana, and 22 other states. Seniors Alex Knorr and Eric Krikori...