The Independent

Mutating Coronavirus – how new COVID strains will affect us

January 25, 2021

The pandemic is not over yet. Just as cases seemed to be getting under control, recently a new coronavirus variant has been identified in Britain. The CDC has announced that this strain of COVID is likely...

Inaguration Updates

Inaguration Updates
January 15, 2021

The date has been set for the presidential inauguration to take place on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. What can the public expect after the terrible series of events which took place just last week?  An...

Holiday Traditions

Holiday Traditions
December 17, 2020

Winter is one of the times of the year most often associated with holiday traditions. Although not everyone has the same traditions or practices, there are similarities between everyone. One commonality...

Five effective ways to de-stress

Five effective ways to de-stress
December 2, 2020

The holidays are the most wonderful time of year, but for some, they are the most stressful. With frantic holiday shopping approaching and countless tests and exams right around the corner, it is important...

Getting tired of COVID as cases go up

Getting tired of COVID as cases go up
December 2, 2020

COVID-19 cases have been on a very steep incline in the United States, with more and more people testing positive for the disease. The more tired people get about following guidelines and restrictions,...

E-Learning Proves Beneficial

E-Learning Proves Beneficial
November 5, 2020

In the lives of students, the past couple months have drastically affected their educational experiences and pursuits. Although most have considered e-learning a hindrance to their academic progression,...

Election Controversy

Election Controversy
November 2, 2020

The upcoming election has been the topic of conversation since February of this year, and  there have been numerous controversies that have riddled this election with some even claiming it is the most...

Where’s the Vaccine?

Source: CDC
October 5, 2020

Since mid-March of the 2019-2020 school year, remote learning has been in effect. First anticipated to last only a couple of weeks, it quickly became apparent that the situation would go on for much longer....

E-Learning Affects Students

E-Learning Affects Students
October 5, 2020

Most schools around the globe have turned to online education since the beginning of the pandemic. Students from preschool all the way through high school and college have been taking their classes remotely...

Companies Race to Purchase TikTok

Companies Race to Purchase TikTok
September 12, 2020

TikTok has quickly become the newest teen craze. With nearly 500 million users worldwide, it has created quite a buzz. While most people have been pleased with the app, there have been others who have...

COVID-19 On-Campus Guidelines

COVID-19 On-Campus Guidelines
August 15, 2020

The COVID-19 virus has affected lives all around the world. Different or alike, everyone’s way of living has changed in regards to something. As the 2020-2021 school year begins, hybrid students need...

Face masks during pandemic—are they effective?

Face masks during pandemic—are they effective?
April 29, 2020

The coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 is spreading from America’s biggest cities to its suburbs and has begun encroaching many across the nation. The fight to prevention is taking its peak as many...

Load more stories
The student news site of Glenbard South High School in Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Bottom Line