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Team captain Luis Toro with his commemorative plaque.
Oakton Debate Makes “Sweet 16” At National Championship in Debate
April 26, 2022

The Oakton  debate team participated last week in the Cross Examination Debate Association (“CEDA”) National Championships. This was Oakton Debate’s first appearance at CEDA Nationals. Teamed with...

Sights and Sounds- Art
Sights and Sounds- Art
October 21, 2021
Band and choir  classes are still meeting online in an effort to mitigate risks. Virtual meeting apps allow for continuation of rehearsals but add challenges.
Passion for music perseveres online
Gabriela Krieger, Editor • October 26, 2021

As an increasing number of Americans become vaccinated, the world- which, for a period of time, appeared frozen in orbit- seems to be stirring back into rotation. The majority of schools have traded in...

Masking: lets make it two!
Masking: let's make it two!
February 22, 2021
If You Go: Wrigley Field
If You Go: Wrigley Field
Andrew Klipin May 12, 2022

If you go: Wrigley Field Cubs Game   WHO: Avid Cubs fans from all over the city travel to Wrigley Field to watch the Chicago Cubs play....

Even as fall registration begins, enrollment maintains its dramatic decline
Even as fall registration begins, enrollment maintains its dramatic decline
Gabriela Krieger, Editor • April 20, 2022

Registration for the fall semester has begun, and classes are beginning to fill; but even as in-person class capacity increases, enrollment seems to have taken a dramatic...

Assorted plants at the Margaret Burke Lee Science Center
Oakton hosts Earth Week events
Chloe Richmond April 19, 2022

Earth Day is Friday. To celebrate the value of the Earth and bring awareness to matters within sustainability discourse, such as biodiversity, native planting, and toxic algae...

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Inflation impacts students
Inflation impacts students
Andrew Klipin May 10, 2022

Being a college student is tough. Between the piles of schoolwork, maintaining a job, and having a social life, the last thing we need to worry about is money. In recent years,...

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D2L prompts positive and negative comments
D2L prompts positive and negative comments
Gabriela Krieger February 15, 2022

When it becomes unsafe to congregate in classrooms and lecture halls, students are left without a place to learn. In turn, this is where online...

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