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Gaming Club plays into student interests

Gaming Club plays into student interests

Branden Shelwood, Staff writer

March 12, 2018

Out of all the clubs at Eisenhower High School, nobody would expect a club to be dedicated to just video games. However there’s something going on in the LRC every Wednesday that’s getting people’s attention and bringing in students in large numbers. Math teacher Mr. Aviv Katz went above and...

Rookie scholastic bowl team finishes with medal

Rookie scholastic bowl team finishes with medal

Hailey Hecht-O’Connor, Editor

February 23, 2018

After taking a one-year hiatus due to low enrollment, the 8-man Scholastic Bowl team finishes with a medal and a positive outlook for next year. Eisenhower’s short lived Scholastic Bowl season started January 10 and ended February 14. The team’s record was less than desirable with a final record...

Prom Fashion Show right around the corner

Prom Fashion Show right around the corner

Selena Washington, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

Come out to the Prom Fashion Show this year and participate in a raffle to win a free prom ticket valued at $120. On Tuesday, Feb. 27, the Fashion Club will host its annual Prom Fashion Show. The show will be hosted after school in the PAC at 3:30 p.m. - 4. There will be up to 25 people participating...

Teens Read

Teens Read

February 21, 2018

Dance team hosts roller rink fundraiser

Dance team hosts roller rink fundraiser

Amari Glover, Editor

February 8, 2018

On Monday, Feb. 19, the dance team is hosting their first ever roller skating fundraiser party. The party is at the Tinley Park Roller Rink from 4 -7 p.m.and is open to all Eisenhower students. Admission tickets are $10, the skate rental fee is $3. The team is hosting this event to cover the...

Speech team hosts family, friends night

Speech team hosts family, friends night

Stephanie Mendoza, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018

On Thursday Feb. 1, the Eisenhower Speech Team held their 10th annual Family and Friends Night in the LRC. There was 14 different performances all from the I.H.S.A regional team. The Cardinal Speech Team does this so that each team members family or friends see what they have been working so hard...

GSA travels to Elmhurst College

GSA travels to Elmhurst College

Hailey Hecht-O'Connor, Editor

December 19, 2017

Eisenhower, Richards, and Shepard’s Gay-Straight Alliances (GSA) attended ‘The Big Queer Gathering’, hosted by Elmhurst College on Dec. 8, 2017 from 5 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. 24 of students from the three schools’ GSAs visited Elmhurst College for The Big Queer Gathering. This year the total numb...

Felder strikes success on bowling lanes

Felder strikes success on bowling lanes

Scott Gardner, Staff writer

December 17, 2017

Tirrell Felder is a dedicated bowler and on Nov. 20, his dedication payed off when he accomplished something that doesn't happen very often. Felder bowled a perfect 300 perfect game during a bowling practice.  His previous high score was still impressive at 268. Felder said he practices on average...

Student council spreads holiday cheer

Student council spreads holiday cheer

Amari Glover, Editor

December 15, 2017

Friday Dec. 8, Student Council, led by sponsors Ms. Madeline O’Brien and Ms. Linda Gruchot, participated in their annual toy drive giving kids from pre-k to third grade Christmas gifts at Childs Elementary in Robbins. The event that lasted from 1:15-2:30 p.m. included 43 students from Eisenhower...

Ike Update’s last show in works

Ike Update’s last show in works

Branden Shelwood, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017

The WDDE TV studio, led by Ms. Jodi Pelini,  is in the final works of filming and editing for their final show of the school year. The Ike update is the second news source at Eisenhower that is shown during freshman homerooms and during lunch periods. "Working in the studio can be a bit stressful...

Drama Club sees Elf the Musical

Drama Club sees Elf the Musical

Brianna Smith, Staff Writer

December 10, 2017

Members of the Drama Club went on a field trip to see Elf the Musical on Thursday, Nov. 30. The club took a bus to the Paramount Theatre in Aurora, IL to see the show that began at 7 p.m. 20 students attended the trip along with the club sponsors Ms. Sarina Kledzik and Lindsay Dahlke. Tickets that...

Super Fan application boosts school spirit

Super Fan application boosts school spirit

Maya Huntley, Staff writer

November 7, 2017

DDE appreciates their fans and the new Super Fan app is showing them just how much. This app, downloadable only on cell phones,  encourages students to go to school events and earn rewards. Students check in when they arrive at a  sporting event. By checking in, it gives the user a chance to...

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