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The Talk

The Talk

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Home, In The Community, News, Opinion, Student Life

While watching a recent Blackish episode on ABC, "The Talk" was drawn to my attention for the first time. In this specific episode, the show teamed up with P&G in their My Black is Beautiful initiative to spread awareness of "The Talk," presented as a dialogue between African American parents and...

Mr. Warren Pics

Alexis Bell, Staff Photographer

March 19, 2018


Filed under In The Community, News, On Campus, Photography

Please see the slideshow.

The Importance of Gun Control

The Importance of Gun Control

Hannah Jaros, Staff Writer

February 17, 2018


Filed under Around the World, In The Community, News

Another mass shooting. Seventeen students were murdered right before school was about to end for the day. For them, it was just another typical day of school, but they didn’t know that it would be their last. Videos and photos have circulated the Internet since the shooting that showed in graphic detail t...

Me Too.

Me Too.

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Around the World, Home, In The Community, News, Opinion

We've all done it. Laughing with the crowd, whether we knew it was wrong or not. Telling the joke we thought was harmless. Hearing insensitive humor and brushing it off. We've all been guilty of at least one of these at some point. It's a normal human reaction, to jump on the bandwagon and avoid confrontation....

Views and Great (College) Expectations

Views and Great (College) Expectations

Jack Berens, Co-editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Home, In The Community, News, On Campus, Opinion, Student Life

The following is my humble (disclaimer - possibly misleading) opinions about the college application process.  Good luck to everyone with your applications! First, I'd like to stress that applying to colleges is one important step in the entire college selection journey.  Ideally, prospective students...

Observations of Chicago

Observations of Chicago

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018


Filed under Creative Corner, Home, In The Community, Opinion, Student Life

Thrill after thrill passed over me from simply being in the presence of such a myriad of people. My family and I waited for the train amidst families, ambitious adults, a few shady characters, and a miscellaneous assortment of others. I felt bold to be brushing shoulders with those behaving in ways my...

FBLA’s Games 4 Gurnee

FBLA’s Games 4 Gurnee

Snehitha Talugula, Contributor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Events, Home, In The Community, News, On Campus, Student Life

Warren Township High School’s Future Business Leaders of America sponsored a board game and toy drive called “Games 4 Gurnee” this year. Along with the help of over 60 FBLA members in the community service committee, co-chairs Snehitha Talugula and Pritika Sharma, organized two collection drives...

Prairie Crossing

Prairie Crossing

Alexis Bell, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under In The Community, Student Life

The staff of The Golden Blue went to visit and help out Prairie Crossing Charter School's brand new journalism club!

Tips for Trying Times: Final Exam Season

Tips for Trying Times: Final Exam Season

Riley Doyle, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under In The Community, On Campus

As December comes to a close, first-semester final exams are nearly upon us.  With schedules filled to the brim, the omnipresence of final exams may add another layer of tension to the already high strung high school students.  With a few words of encouragement and guidance, students and teachers alike can...

Charming Chicago

Charming Chicago

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under Home, In The Community, News, Student Life

If you live in Illinois, it’s inevitable you’re going to end up in Chicago at some point. However, living so close to the third largest city in the U.S. sometimes means you don’t get to see the city from a tourist’s point of view. Chicago is so large and diverse that there’s always going to ...

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