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Student Council presents Banana Split Day

On Wednesday May 16, student council and PTO worked together to have a free banana split day at lunch.

Scott Bitautas, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2018

On May 16, student council and the PTO held Banana Split Day for students to enjoy during all lunch periods. The ice cream was provided by Baskin Robbins. “[Student council members] helped with serving the banana splits for all the lunch periods,” said Becca McCann, sophomore, and student coun...

The perfect studying playlist

As students prepare for AP Exams and finals, many listen to music while studying to simultaneously calm their nerves and make the most of their study session.

Scott Bitautas, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2018

With AP exams in progress and finals approaching, I have compiled a study playlist to help students get in the zone for focused studying. With instrumental music ranging from classical music to the Minecraft soundtrack, this playlist will have you wired and relaxed at the same time. Some say Classi...

Students anticipate summer music festivals

Spring Awakening, a rising EDM festival, attracts many teenagers every year.

Scott Bitautas, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

May 3, 2018

During the summer, Chicago is home to a variety of activities that students and staff can look forward to. For many, the highlight of summer is experiencing one of the many musical festivals that the city hosts. Here's a list at some of the top festivals taking over Chicago this summer. Lollapalooza Lollapal...

Juniors inducted into NHS

After being inducted into the National Honors Society on Thursday, April 26, inductees then carried out the tradition of signing their name in a book where all past RDN inductees have signed as well.

Scott Bitautas, Kabir Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Abby Stockmal, Editor-in-Chief

April 30, 2018

On Thursday, April 26, the annual National Honors Society (NHS) induction took place in the auditorium at 7 p.m. NHS inductees were given a certificate and pledged to honor the NHS conduct code. Students gathered in the auditorium at 6 p.m. before their parents arrived to practice the pledge and rehear...

Old home catches fire in Hinsdale

The fire burned different spots in the house, from the roof, to the third floor, all the way down to the basement.

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

April 19, 2018

On Wednesday, April 11, a nearly 120-year-old house caught on fire near the corner of 6th Street and Oak Street in Hinsdale. No one was injured by the fire, but the house suffered great damage. “The irony is we were trying to preserve it, by putting a new roof on,” said Neal Reenan, homeowner,...

Students and faculty recap March Madness

Villanova team members raise their third National Championship trophy in three years.

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

April 5, 2018

On Monday, April 2, Villanova University beat the University of Michigan in the NCAA March Madness tournament, 72-69. With Loyola University Chicago in the Final Four this year, more students and faculty than normal paid attention to the final few games. The men's basketball tournament has had so ma...

German Club organizes world language fundraiser

Tables were set up across the cafeteria for the fundraiser put on by various world language clubs.

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2018

On Thursday, March 15, students in different world language clubs organized a fundraiser in the cafeteria from 3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. All proceeds went toward the Ronald McDonald House. The event was organized by students in German Club, French Club, and Latin Club. “At first we were going to...

Quest serves up new breakfast options

Quest Food Services recently updated its breakfast menu.

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2018

On Monday, Feb. 5, Quest Food Management Services introduced new breakfast food items to the cafeteria's Rise line, giving students more options to choose from. Due to the many early activities in the building, from club meetings to athletic practices, the cafeteria is always open in the morning ...

Latin Club holds Lupercalia

On Thursday, March 1, Latin Club held its annual Lupercalia festival after school in the cafeteria. Participants took part in a variety of events celebrating Roman culture.

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2018

On Thursday, March 1, Latin Club held its annual Lupercalia festival after school in the cafeteria. While the school has hosted its event for twelve years, the ancient Roman festival traces all the way back to the sixth century B.C. The event was organized by Mrs. McCloud and Ms. Tobin, Latin...

Battleground: Gun control after the Parkland shooting

Since the shooting, MSDHS students such as David Hogg (pictured) have pushed for stronger gun restrictions. However, some see this as a violation of constitutional rights.

Brandon Belgrad, Scott Bitautas, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2018

Background: On Wednesday, Feb. 14, tragedy struck at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. as former student Nikolas Cruz killed 17 people and injured 14 more, making it the 11th deadliest school massacre in world history. Due to the involvement of guns, a nationwide debate has once again started regarding gun laws in the U.S. Cruz, 19, set off a fire alarm before using an AR-15 style semi-automa...

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