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Newly-founded Quantum Club magnifies the topic of quantum

Newly-founded Quantum Club magnifies the topic of quantum

Bruce Peters and Lucy Valeski

October 18, 2019

The 2019-2020 school year welcomed a brand new science club at York. Created by senior Karlene Stanton, Quantum Club is a research-based club exploring concepts of basic quantum theory. The club is sponsored by physics teacher Brian Ramm, who wanted to bring students with a common interest together.  ...

Model UN will translate early success to a great year

Model UN will translate early success to a great year

Ethan Thomas, News & Opinions Editor

October 9, 2019

As the world’s attention is turning to the stability of regional and global governing bodies, such as the European Union in the face of Brexit, the Model United Nations club is beginning their year with their first conference. On Saturday, the Model UN club competed in its first conference, the Carl...

Math Team d(e)rives their season home at state

Math Team d(e)rives their season home at state

David Hansen, Satire Editor

May 17, 2019

Some people love math. Some people can’t stand it. But for these students, math is more than just a class. It’s a competition. On May 4, York’s Math Team faced their biggest competition of the year: the Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics State Competition. Early Saturday morning, the team threw on th...

York students jam out at the album release for “Open Up”

York students jam out at the album release for “Open Up”

Mike Bindeman, A&E Editor

May 9, 2019

Fitz's Spare Keys was packed Saturday night with supporters of the York Album Project, the annual release by York's Amateur Musicians club and the students body's musicians at large. Titled "Open Up", the album featured songs from a variety of York musicians, and ranged in style from pop to heavy rock...

Mikaela Jopes brings sign language to the halls of York

Mikaela Jopes brings sign language to the halls of York

Katherine Steahly, Reporter

May 8, 2019

Junior Mikaela Jopes brought American Sign Language (ASL) Club to York this year to help educate students on the language and its history. The club meets Thursdays in foreign language classrooms. “I started it because I believe it’s important for people to reach and communicate with those who...

Black Student Union hosts annual dinner dance

Black Student Union hosts annual dinner dance

Ellie Ryan, Editor-in-Chief

February 19, 2019

Last week, the Black Student Union gathered their friends and family in the York Commons for an evening filled with speeches, dinner, dessert and most of all dancing. Although the annual event takes place in February, during which we honor Black History Month, this event is to celebrate and honor the...

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