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Fiddler on the Roof

Fiddler on the Roof

Iqra Baggia, Scoop Editor

November 15, 2016


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It is that time of the year again-- the musical is arriving at Glenbard South. This year, director Amy Newlan says “I chose Fiddler on the Roof because it is a classical musical, and I know the audiences will love it. Its themes are timeless and especially relevant to today's world culture.” Th...

Equality for genders at Glenbard South

Sabine Kempfe, Nation Editor

November 7, 2016


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If you feel strongly about equality and stereotyping issues that are controversial in today’s society or if you just are looking for an environment to express your opinions freely, Gender Equality Club is the perfect place for you. Gender Equality, run by seniors Maggie Micklo and Gabi Pierotti,...

Theatrical dance frees minds of students

Kasia Szot, Nation Writer

November 7, 2016


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For all Glenbard South students interested in a unique kind dance, now is the perfect opportunity to join Orchesis Club. Orchesis is defined as “the art of dancing in the Greek Chorus.” In this club, members will have the chance to try hip-hop, contemporary, lyrical, jazz and musical theatre dances. Orchesis...

Glenbard South Author Fest

Iqra Baggia, Scoop-Editor

October 31, 2016


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Every year, the Glenbard South library has partnered with Anderson’s Bookshop to bring Author Fest to the school. Author Fest has been a one day event where authors present their latest Young Adult novels to a group of Glenbard South students. This year, five authors came to visit: Aaron Starmer, ...

Good times at games night

Maggie Loversky, Scoop Editor

October 1, 2016


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Monday, September 26th, Glenbard South kicked off Homecoming week with Games Night. From 7-9 p.m., students dressed in their class colors--freshman, blue; sophomores, red; juniors, white; and seniors, black. Classes competed against each other in a variety of fun games. “Games night is really th...

Spirit soars at South

Sabine Kempfe, Nation Editor

October 1, 2016


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Glenbard South hosted a pep rally during school on Friday, September 30. Students and staff gathered in the gym to celebrate homecoming.

South simulates emergency situations

Sabine Kempfe, Nation Editor

September 28, 2016


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Glenbard South held an evacuation drill yesterday on Tuesday, September 27. Students and teachers discussed lock-down and off-campus emergency procedures. As part of the evacuation, the student body, accompanied by the staff, walked down to the College of DuPage to practice what to do in a real emergency...

Diversity in philosophy

Abigail Treado, Writer

September 13, 2016


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Last winter, Glenbard South welcomed the Philosophy Club to its diverse mix of unique student organizations. Senior Sean Gitchell founded the Philosophy Club as a way for students to discuss and share their opinions about controversial philosophical topics, including subjects regarding afterlife and...

Athletic trainers assist athletes

September 12, 2016


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If one is interested in sports, but does not actually want to be part of a team, athletic training club is the perfect club. This club works with the athletic trainers, Jess Brakto and Meghan Lockerby, at Glenbard South High School to  help students learn how to deal with a variety of sport injuries. Senior...

Raiders host pep rally to kick off year

Sabine Kempfe, Nation Editor

September 6, 2016


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The PBIS pep rally at Glenbard South was last Friday, August 26. The event featured the Glenbard South marching band and the Raider dance and cheer teams. It was a fun way to kick off the year for students and staff throughout the building.

Freshmen welcomed to South

Freshmen welcomed to South

Amanda Herrmann, Editor-in-Cheif

August 16, 2016


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On Monday, August 15th, Glenbard South held its freshmen orientation. The junior and senior Link Crew leaders, alongside of advisers Mrs. Cindy Demos and Ms. Pacheco, led this orientation.  The freshmen arrived at the gym at 12:00 p.m. and went through a variety of activities and then broke-off into smaller...

Congratulations class of 2016

Congratulations class of 2016

Amanda Herrmann, Editor-in-Chief

June 4, 2016


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On Friday, June 3rd, the Raider Gym was filled in a sea of red and blue gowns. There were 282 students who walked across the stage at Glenbard South for the final time and were a part of the graduating class of 2016. Executive student council president Brianna Kay and senior class president Michael ...

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