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The North Current

The Student News Site of Glenbard North High School

The North Current

The Student News Site of Glenbard North High School

The North Current

Russia Launches a Full-Scale Military Invasion against Ukraine
Russia Launches a Full-Scale Military Invasion against Ukraine
Shivani Bhardwaj, Dianne Lee Jimenez, Writers • April 21, 2022

In 1919, known as the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, Ukraine was one of 15 republics that made up the Soviet Union. But following World War II and the unsuccessful Perestroika and Glasnost of President...

Justice Stephen Breyer retires
Shivani Bhardwaj, Writer • March 4, 2022

Justice Stephen Breyer has announced that he will retire from the Supreme Court. This comes after progressives have urged him to retire ever...

Labor Shortages
Emily Mrowca December 5, 2021

It can be seen in news stories on television or in the newspapers.  A quick drive through the community results in countless “Now Hiring”...

NAHS Launches the 4th Annual Empty Bowls Event
NAHS Launches the 4th Annual Empty Bowls Event
Dianne Lee Jimenez, Writer • May 13, 2022

In 1990 Lisa Blackburn and John Hartom founded the Empty Bowls project. Hartom, an art teacher, had his students create ceramic bowls to sell and raise money for charity. Since then, the Empty Bowls has evolved into a worldwide...

The Panther Closet
Victoria Hernandez and Victoria Flores , Writer and Photographer • March 17, 2022

The Panther Closet is a way for the GN community to get free clothes for every season whenever needed. Anyone -- teachers and students -- can...

India Night 2022 - The Magic Reborn
Ria Patel, Writer • March 4, 2022

Glenbard North’s Indian Student Association held its annual multicultural show on February 11 and 12. After two years of not performing in...

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Forced normalcy in a COVID world
Vidhi Patel, Assistant Editor-in-Chief • April 7, 2021

As strides in vaccinations are being made and states around the country are opening up again, the world is beginning to see hope of returning to a normal life. One such change towards pre-pandemic life...

Stacks on stacks: Billionaire wealth spiking with COVID
Vidhi Patel, Assistant Editor-in-Chief • December 1, 2020

There are countless tragedies to come out of the coronavirus pandemic. Life was changed entirely; lives and jobs were lost, businesses tanked....

We: The reason for change
Senna Abraham, General Editor • November 2, 2020

Rallies, protests, and Instagram pages addressing the lack of accountability and action taken by Glenbard District 87 have kicked off this school...

Valheim: The Valiant Tenth Realm
Valheim: The Valiant Tenth Realm
Rohan Rughani, Editor-in-Chief • April 13, 2021

Valheim has taken the gaming world by storm. The game was made by two veterans of the industry: Richard Svensson and Henrik Törnqvist. Within...

Emily in Paris: More Than Meets the Eiffel Tower
Charles Robert O'Leary, Staff Writer • March 25, 2021

(Spoiler WARNING)   With award season winding down, I thought it would be nice to look back at the most interesting show to be nominated...

Strike First, Strike Hard: Netflix's Cobra Kai
Hetansh Trivedi, Staff Writer • February 23, 2021

(Spoilers WARNING) Through its comedic satire, intense karate scenes, and the occasional teenage romance, Netflix’s “The Karate Kid”...

The Sustainability of “American” Independence
Dianne Lee Jimenez , Writer • February 24, 2022

It is an unspoken rule for recent high school graduates to leave the nest and begin living independently. It just makes sense; as teenagers,...

GN's retiring teachers
Vidhi Patel, Kevin Ha, Jimmy Doan, and Rohan Rughani April 29, 2021

Peter Giaquinta After getting his first teaching job in 1986, Peter Giaquinta is retiring from GN and saying goodbye to his teaching career....

First Year of Quarantine
Emily Mrowca, Staff Writer • March 23, 2021

Quarantine: a long weekend that seemingly never ends. A full year has already gone by since the beginning of this unusual period and many abnormal...

NAHS Launches the 4th Annual Empty Bowls Event
NAHS Launches the 4th Annual Empty Bowls Event
Dianne Lee Jimenez, Writer • May 13, 2022

In 1990 Lisa Blackburn and John Hartom founded the Empty Bowls project. Hartom, an art teacher, had his students create ceramic bowls to sell...

The Panther Closet
The Panther Closet
Victoria Hernandez and Victoria Flores , Writer and Photographer • March 17, 2022

The Panther Closet is a way for the GN community to get free clothes for every season whenever needed. Anyone -- teachers and students -- can...

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