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MetaMedia Summer Experience Concludes With Shark Tank Exhibition to Tackle Local Problems

The concept of the television show “Shark Tank” is rather simple: Find a common problem in society and provide an appropriate solution. The show’s contestants all demonstrate a quality – the hunger for innovation – that is remarkably universal. More importantly, this quality does not discriminate amongst gender, race, and even age. McGaw Y’s Meta […]

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Park School Board Meets to Discuss Budget, Future

Representatives of School District 65 and Evanston Township High School (ETHS) met June 7 to discuss fiscal projections, budgeting strategies, and student enrollment for Park School’s 2016-17 school year. The school, which services students with mild to severe cognitive and physical disabilities, will take a financial hit with the loss of three out-of-district students, though […]

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Oakton School ACC Program Takes Part in ‘Little Dresses for Africa’ Project

Oakton Elementary school, in partnership with the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., donated more than one hundred dresses to the Little Dresses for Africa project on May 25. Oakton students spent the day designing and sewing dresses made from colorful pillowcases, bandanas, and ribbons, all of which will be sent to underprivileged girls in Liberia […]