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Ebola timeline

Ebola timeline

Daniel Kalski and Jessica Arnold

November 7, 2014

Ebola hemorrhagic fever is a disease caused by one of five different Ebola viruses that is extremely infectious but not extremely contagious. It is infectious because an infinitesimally small amount can cause illness. The first human outbreaks occurred in 1976, one in northern Zaire in Central Afric...

Games Night

Games Night

Alex Crouch, Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2014

On Monday October 20th, Glenbard South students took part in the annual Homecoming Games Night.

Airstrikes in Syria

Airstrikes in Syria

Daniel Kalski and Yusuf Baggia

October 13, 2014

    As Syria entered its fourth year in civil war, the United States with the Netherlands, France, Denmark and Arab allies launched airstrikes against the ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria). The U.S. began its campaign against ISIS on September 22, 2014, after President Obama was granted permission in...

Parents request change to athletic code

Parents request change to athletic code

Victoria Newman and Alex Crouch

September 21, 2014

This summer a group of around 30 Glenbard West athletes were found to be in violation of the Glenbard High School District 87 athletic code, which forbids athletes to attend parties “where the athlete or others are using or in possession of any illegal or controlled substance, including marijuana, alcohol.”

World news catch-up

Daniel Kalski and Khadijah Khan

September 21, 2014

June Events Supreme Court Ruled on Cellphone Privacy (June 25): The Supreme Court in America ruled that in order for the police to search an individual’s cell phone, when arrested, a warrant will be needed to proceed. The decision was related to two cases on the same issue that appeared back in Ap...

Rising concerns of dress code

Rising concerns of dress code

Jessica Arnold, News Writer

September 21, 2014

Along with the new school year, Glenbard South has decided to make the dress code more black and white. Glenbard South Dean Amy Velasquez said, “We’ve tried to define something that was more of a broad statement.” The purpose of the dress code was to create a decent and healthy environment for...

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