The student news site of Glenbard South High School in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

The Independent

The student news site of Glenbard South High School in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

The Independent

The student news site of Glenbard South High School in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

The Independent

The introduction of the Glenbard Hour has elicited varied reactions from students. Source: Mrs. Santee
Student Opinions on the New Schedule
Ella Pope, Opinions Writer • April 10, 2023
Senior Alizah Hashmi working with me at Osco Pharmacy
Is it worth having a high school job?
Aneeqa Meah, Opinions Writer • March 12, 2023
Source: Creative Commons
Does the Media Glorify Serial Killers?
Ella Pope, Opinions Writer • February 6, 2023
Muslims performing the prayer of Taraweeh which is done after the 5th prayer of the day. Taraweeh is a longer prayer that involves the recitation of passages from the Quran with rakahs (or cycles of movement) ranging from 4-20.
A Holy Month: Ramadan
Alizah Hashmi, In-Depth Writer • April 15, 2023

  As Ramadan began on March 22nd, it is important to take a moment to understand what Ramadan means, what is done in Ramadan and what...

Caption: Czerchlanski has had a remarkable first year filled with passion and dedication here at Glenbard South. Source: Mrs. Czerchlanski%C2%A0
Mrs. Czerchlanski Brings Heart to Glenbard South
Emma Pekkarinen, School News Writer • May 15, 2023

Although Mrs. Brittany Czerchlanski is new to Glenbard South, she brings with her years of experience and an unending passion for her students.  Her...

Bones and All: A Study in Romance
Bones and All: A Study in Romance
Annie Boguslavsky, Scoop Writer • May 16, 2023

There is something beautiful in unorthodox love stories. While a lot of people can get a kick out of gentle, slow love, the most popular and...

My Policeman
My Policeman
Liza Boguslavsky, Scoop Writer • May 16, 2023

Released in late October of 2022, My Policeman is based on the novel of the same name by Bethan Roberts. The movie follows the story of three...

Source: IMDB
Abbott Elementary: A Show Full of Heart
Emma Pekkarinen, School News Editor • May 15, 2023

A heartwarming comedy, Abbott Elementary is the perfect watch for anyone who wants to experience all the sweet childhood memories of their elementary...

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Pelé revolutionized the game of soccer through dexterous play and a meaningful sense of sportsmanship.
David Puchalski, Sports Writer • March 13, 2023

As it is Black History Month, it is a great time to remember one of the greatest soccer players of all time, Pelé. Although Pelé experienced...

Serena’s celebration during a match in the 2014 Australia Open(Source: Bradley Kanaris, 
Getty Images)
The Legacy of Serena Williams
Sofia Alcala, Sports Writer • March 13, 2023

One of the greatest tennis players of all time, Serena Jameka Williams, recently withdrew from the professional world of tennis in September...

Wrestling is a collaborative sport that involves hard work and discipline.
Girls Wrestle Too!
Itzel Cruz-Davalos, Sports Writer • February 7, 2023

When most individuals think about wrestling a variety of different things may come to mind. It might be the cardio workouts, the clean dieting,...

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Amelia Buehle, Illustrator • November 16, 2022