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

Speech Team

Speech Team

Emma Pekkarinen, School News September 15, 2021

On Thursday, August 26th, the Glenbard South speech team had their first meeting to kick off the 2021-22 season. Students on the speech team will memorize and/or write speeches, practice performing, and...

Future Teachers of America

Future Teachers of America

Luis Irizarry-Ramirez, School News Writer September 15, 2021

Students with a passion for teaching would fit right into the Glenbard South's Future Teachers Of America club. Future Teachers of America is a fellowship of students determined to help others pursue a...

French Club

French Club

Maggie Falkenberg, School News Writer September 15, 2021

The rest of the world may be under travel restrictions due to Covid-19, but you don’t have to travel far to experience French culture. Glenbard South’s French Club welcomes French speakers and those...

Creative Writing Club

Creative Writing Club

Aminah Ghouse, School News Writer September 15, 2021

Do you enjoy writing? Well, Glenbard South students now will have a community to express themselves! Creative Writing Club will be a safe space for students to “Write Raw. Write Real.” Students will...

‘Ratatouille’ cooking competition

Maggie Falkenberg, Nation Writer April 30, 2021

Always looking for cultural inspiration, French club hosted its 2021 “Ratatouille” cooking competition. Participants cooked the native dish of south France and sent in photos of their creation.    Ratatouille,...

Math Team

Maggie Falkenberg, Nation Writer March 24, 2021

When competitive math meets a fun group of students, what results is Glenbard South’s math team. Even with the pandemic, this year's team and coaches have found new ways to practice and compete.  Typically,...

‘Rewind and Revive’

Maggie Falkenburg, Nation Writer February 21, 2021

The annual spring production, similar to the fall production, will look a little different this year. The Fall Drama Honors Society production of “Clue” was rehearsed, recorded and displayed fully...

East South African-American Read-In

February 21, 2021

Come join your peers Tuesday, February 23rd from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for a special reading of several African-American pieces of literature in honor of Black History Month. The event will feature several...

New Resource Officer

Maggie Falkenburg, Nation Writer January 25, 2021

As students return to the hybrid model at Glenbard South, they will see a new face in the building. The school’s new resource officer, Detective Chiesa, is a welcomed addition to the Glenbard community....

Key Club holiday fundraiser

Maggie Falkenburg, Nation Writer December 3, 2020

Assisting the community in a variety of ways, Key Club's mission has been to provide community service to the area around Glenbard South.  This year has been rough with the COVID-19 pandemic, but the...

French Club

Maggie Falkenburg, Nation Writer November 4, 2020

One of the most spoken languages in the world, the French is spoken in fifty-three countries and territories. French is also one of the two foriegn language options offered at Glenbard South.  South...

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Yearbook

Olivia Kempfe, Nation Writer May 1, 2020

In the past few weeks, the world has been taken over by the Coronavirus. Countries have closed their borders, economies are falling and everyone has elected to stay indoors, participating in social distancing...

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