• September 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
  • Check Out All the Back to School Activities for This Fall

News

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

Saying Farewell to  Ms. Schumann

Saying Farewell to Ms. Schumann

Hailey Ardell, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Near the end of the school year, we would like to recognize the work and achievements of our retiring faculty. These faculty members have dedicated much of their time to helping m...

May 18, 2017

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Features

September Senior Spotlight: Bijoy Shah

September Senior Spotlight: Bijoy Shah

Abby Hoffman, Columnist

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 more about them...

August 21, 2017

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

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

Aliyah Mohiuddin, Features Editor and Columnist

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 up the same way most...

August 20, 2017

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...

Playing Chess Can Give You an Academic Edge

Playing Chess Can Give You an Academic Edge

May 25, 2017

Chess is a game played by millions worldwide. It can be played by anyone regardless gender, race, religion, or athleticism. It’s no wonder that it has become prolific in schools across the country. Learning...

AP Art History Students Learn about Chicago Sculptures

AP Art History Students Learn about Chicago Sculptures

May 25, 2017

Recently, the AP Art History class at Glenbard West took a field trip to downtown Chicago to get a tour of the variety of sculptures in the city. Most of these sculptures were created by artists who also...

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Entertainment

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

Don’t Miss these Summer Movies

Don’t Miss these Summer Movies

Abby Hoffman, Contributing Writer

It's hard to believe that summer is approaching so quickly! There are many new movies premiering this summer that are sure to be hits. The movie Baywatch is coming out May 25. It ...

May 25, 2017

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