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

Senior Alizah Hashmi working with me at Osco Pharmacy
Is it worth having a high school job?
Aneeqa Meah, Opinions Writer • March 12, 2023
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Does the Media Glorify Serial Killers?
Ella Pope, Opinions Writer • February 6, 2023
How traveling impacts your life
Wardah Fazil, Opinions Writer • February 6, 2023
World Hijab Day
World Hijab Day
Annika Norquist, In-Depth Writer • March 13, 2023

On February 1st, women around the globe celebrate World Hijab Day. World Hijab Day celebrates Muslim women around the world who choose to wear...

A BEU group photo. Source: Aniyah Nelson
Getting to Know BEU
Enaya Siddiqui, Feature Writer • March 13, 2023

Gabrielle Seymour is a Black Excellence United member here at Glenbard South. By all means, she loves being a part of BEU. This month being Black...

Black Authors to Add to Your Shelf
Emma Pekkarinen, School News Editor • March 16, 2023

During African-American History Month it is important to recognize the historical and continued impact African-American individuals have made...

The Return of boygenius
The Return of boygenius
Emily Puchalski, Opinions Editor • March 12, 2023

Jaws dropped, tears were shed, and shrieks were heard worldwide on January 18th, 2023 when the indie supergroup, boygenius, announced their official...

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Wednesday Addams: A Cultural Reset
Jaden Juengel, Scoop Writer • February 5, 2023

The Addams Family was originally released as a satirical television series in 1964, following a wittily gothic lineage of eccentric misfits....

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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