Erin Haddock ’00 has the lead role in For This Theater Productions’ Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen. The show’s director and producer describe Erin as “a magnificent up-and-coming Chicago actress [who] does a remarkable job in this production.”
Alison Cherry ’96 is about to be published as a young adult author, has signed her first contract and is already writing her third book. Her debut novel, RED, is coming from Delacorte Press.
Quinn placed first among high school jazz pianists invited to the recent IMEA (Illinois Music Educators) All-State Conference and was named to the Honors Jazz Combo, the top jazz ensemble. This past fall, Illinois students performed in regional competitions, with top musicians in each region invited to Peoria for the statewide festival.
A team of ETHS students won the 2012 Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) regional competition. Headquartered at the University of Illinois, the WYSE Academic Challenge is a statewide competition that administers a series of tests in biology, chemistry, physics, computer science, mathematics, and English to high school teams and individuals. Among the fourteen
Connor, a junior at Evanston Township High School, took first place in Principles of Finance at the recent Illinois DECA State Career Development Conference, held in Decatur. Connor’s first-place win qualifies him to be one of three students representing Illinois to compete in the Principles of Finance event at the DECA International Conference to be
Taylor has been awarded the 2012 Tom Gebhardt Journalism Scholarship by the Northern Illinois School Press Association. Each year the award is given to high school students who are interested in pursuing journalism as a major in college and further as a career. Honorees receive a cash prize as part of the award.
The Evanston Township High School (ETHS) student newspaper, The Evanstonian, placed third in the 2012 IHSA Journalism Sectionals in Romeoville. Anna, who placed first in Yearbook Copy Writing, went on to earn a sixth-place medal in Yearbook Copy Writing at the IHSA Journalism State finals held at Eastern Illinois University. Four ETHS journalism students earned
Theo received a Silver Award Medal at the Midwest Chinese Speech Contest held at Northside Prep High School in Chicago in April 2012.
Natalie was among three high school volunteers, three Northwestern University volunteers, and five community volunteers honored at a reception at Northwestern University in February 2012. Natalie was recognized for her volunteer work with soup kitchens in the Evanston area, planning and attending orientations, events, and more. A student at Evanston Township High School, Natalie is