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

Zoos: Ethical or Not?
Claire Gelber, Opinions Writer • September 10, 2022
Pros and Cons of Gender Segregated Schools
Wardah Fazil, Opinions Writer • September 10, 2022
Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse
Best Summer of 2022 Vacation Spots
Emily Puchalski, Opinions Editor • May 2, 2022
Starting Quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs, Patrick Mahomes, calls a play at the line of scrimmage. Source: Wikipedia Commons
NFL Week One
Mary Kate Pinkelman, Sports Writer • September 26, 2022

The long-awaited NFL season has officially begun and it started off with a bang. The season has already been full of upsets, interceptions, missed...

Cam Williams(8) and Jalen Brown(2) celebrating 3rd quarter touchdown
Raiders vs. Royals Recap
September 26, 2022

On Friday September 9, the Glenbard South varsity football team faced off against the Larkin Royals, and in a hard-fought battle came out with...

Picture taken of 2021-22 season team, featuring returning varsity players Paige Stephenson, Emma Seamen, Amelia Lake, Kara Bistro, Megan Daca, and Sofia Alcala.
Season Outlook: Girls Volleyball
Sofia Alcala, Sports Writer • September 10, 2022

Bump, set, swing! That’s right, volleyball season is back and the Glenbard South Raiders are getting ready for another exciting season. This...

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In-Depth
Work Smarter, Not Harder: The Science Behind Being a Better Student
Erika Hartman, In-Depth Writer • September 27, 2022

As students progress through primary and secondary school, the amount of homework assigned starts to grow exponentially, but the time allotted...

Caption: “The book The House of Leaves being burned” Credit: Wikimedia Commons https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/
The History of Book Banning
September 27, 2022
Source: Barnes & Noble
'Three Dark Crowns' Review
Rumaisa Shaikh, Scoop Writer • September 9, 2022

Three triplets are born into a harsh world of authority and power. When they turn 16, they will duel each other in accordance with an old custom....

The poster for “Love/Sick” created by Hans Herrera which shows the beauty and the flaws of love.
GBS Production ‘Love/Sick’: Plot and Theme
Grace Rolston and Emily Cascio September 9, 2022

This fall, the Glenbard South Theater Department is putting on John Cariani’s play “Love/Sick” which is about the idea of love itself....

Source: Amazon
'Call Me by Your Name': An Exploration of Summer
Annie Boguslavsky, Scoop Writer • September 8, 2022

Summer. Every year, it brings the usual: sweaty palms, nights out with friends and waves of afternoon boredom. For Elio, the protagonist in Call...

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