• Welcome Class of 2021!
  • August Senior Spotlight: Bijoy Shah
  • What it Means to be an Immigrant from a Glenbard West Student
  • Get the Latest News on GBW Girls Volleyball!
  • Why the Panda Population is Still Heavily Endangered

News

Glenbard West Field Hockey Defeats Rival Lake Forest

Glenbard West Field Hockey Defeats Rival Lake Forest

Ashley Voigt and Lorena Iannicelli, Contributing Reporters

Glenbard West Varsity Field Hockey defeated Lake Forest 2-1 in an intense game on Tuesday night.  Lake Forest, the defending state champion, came into this game already having...

September 21, 2017

Get the Latest News on GBW Girls Volleyball!

Get the Latest News on GBW Girls Volleyball!

Emma Blackwell and Aliyah Mohiuddin

As we kick-start the school year, West's sports teams are already preparing for their fall season. Check out what our Girls Volleyball players have been up to so far in this...

August 11, 2017

Check Out All the Back to School Activities for This Fall

Check Out All the Back to School Activities for This Fall

Mary Swikle, Columnist

Freshmen get ready for the start of school at a pep rally.   The summer season is over and it is time to hang up our swimsuits and put away the flip-flops. Before w...

August 10, 2017

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Features

What’s New At Glenbard West?

What’s New At Glenbard West?

Matt Reilly, Contributing Writer

This school year at Glenbard West High School will be one to remember for its students. As the class of 2021 settles into their new surroundings, sophomores, juniors and seniors may notice some things have changed at Gle...

September 24, 2017

Tips to Get Your School Year Off to a Good Start

Tips to Get Your School Year Off to a Good Start

Johnathon Tews, Contributing Writer

The change to high school is one of the hardest for most people. As the incoming freshman class enters with high expectations, resources, such as the iPads, are here to help us all succeed. Despite these advancements, the...

September 21, 2017

August Senior Spotlight: Bijoy Shah

August Senior Spotlight: Bijoy Shah

August 21, 2017

To kick off the school year, I chose Bijoy Shah, Student Council President, to be featured in my first “Senior Spotlight.” Every month, “Senior Spotlight” will highlight a specific senior to learn...

What it Means to be an Immigrant from a Glenbard West Student

What it Means to be an Immigrant from a Glenbard West Student

August 20, 2017

While many people enjoy the luxury and the similarity of daily routines, it is also extremely easy to forget just how privileged we are. Alexia Lukose, a current senior at Glenbard West, didn't grow...

Why the Panda Population is Still Heavily Endangered

Why the Panda Population is Still Heavily Endangered

August 10, 2017

Pandas have long been endangered and the numbers aren’t going to increase significantly any time soon. With the luck of last year when ten new babies were born, there seems to be a brighter future f...

Ready for an Excursion to Indiana Dunes State Park?

Ready for an Excursion to Indiana Dunes State Park?

May 25, 2017

Indiana Dunes State Park, only a 73 mile drive from Glen Ellyn, has an abundance of activities to do both within the park’s limits and in nearby Michigan City. Visitors, many of whom are from Illinois, in...

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Entertainment

Review of New York Fashion Week and What to Include in Your Wardrobe

Review of New York Fashion Week and What to Include in Your Wardrobe

Amanda Muchmore, Contributing Reporter

As New York Fashion Week comes to a close, the possibilities for your new wardrobe are endless! From Kaia Gerber closing Marc Jacobs show to Kendall Jenner strutting her st...

September 25, 2017

Lineage of Lollapalooza

Lineage of Lollapalooza

Molly Molloy, columnist

As summer has come to a close, you’ve probably noticed while scrolling through your Instagram feed some similar looking pictures. Most are filled with bright colors, wate...

August 9, 2017

Adventures in Baking: Mocha Madness Ice Cream!

Adventures in Baking: Mocha Madness Ice Cream!

Ellie Ostroff, Columnist

Ice cream is one of my favorite desserts - it’s creamy, sweet, flavorful, and perfectly cold, especially on a hot day. My love for frozen dessert and my love for coffee ...

August 8, 2017

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