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ProspectorNow

The Student News Site of Prospect High School

ProspectorNow

The Student News Site of Prospect High School

ProspectorNow

The grain of truth found in "fake it 'till you make it"

The grain of truth found in "fake it 'till you make it"

October 23, 2019

Whether it’s mid-semester stress or social anxiety, editor Jenna Koch battles her mental health issues by putting her best foot forward. She advises other students to do the same in a more refined and...

Tantillo teaches yoga, mindfulness to P.E classes

Tantillo teaches yoga, mindfulness to P.E classes

October 22, 2019

Physics teacher Michelle Tantillo does yoga pose “warrior one” for a Lifestyles class. Tantillo is a yoga instructor outside of teaching at PHS, and hopes to bring attention to both physics and mindfulness...

Class of '94 graduate honored during homecoming week

Class of '94 graduate honored during homecoming week

September 18, 2019

By Jenna Koch, Associate Editor-in-Chief During her senior year at Prospect in 1994, Martha Villegas Miranda won the WGN Extra Effort Award, which was a profile and award made to “[highlight] outstanding...

Baby Butch Blues: an unspoken struggle

Baby Butch Blues: an unspoken struggle

May 17, 2019

By Jenna Koch, Associate Editor-in-Chief While my friends were eagerly waiting for their prom dresses to come in the mail, I was waiting as well. For a piece of clothing, yes, but not a prom dress. When...

music program plans trip to italy

music program plans trip to italy

March 4, 2019

By Jenna Koch, Execitive Entertainment Editor In spring 2020, Prospect music program will be taking a trip to Italy. It will be their first international trip since they went to London in 2008. Orchestra...

Course selection Q and A with Assistant Principal Kara Kendrick

Course selection Q and A with Assistant Principal Kara Kendrick

December 3, 2018

By Jenna Koch, Executive Entertainment Editor Associate Principal Kara Kendrick Q: How does administration choose which classes are offered? A: Some of it is done at the district level, some of it is...

2019 fall play looking for student writers

2019 fall play looking for student writers

October 10, 2018

By Jenna Koch, executive entertainment editor Professional playwright and PHS alumma Lauren Winters will be writing the script for the 2019 fall play. However, her and Jeremy Morton are inviting student...

'my mind makes noises' makes noise in fanbase

'my mind makes noises' makes noise in fanbase

September 25, 2018

By Jenna Koch, executive entertainment editor It’s The 1975 but Matt Healy is replaced by a goth girl. Maybe I’m exaggerating, but probably not. This is great news to me, however, because I’m obsessed...

'Bloom' reveals new colors

'Bloom' reveals new colors

September 12, 2018

By Jenna Koch, executive entertainment editor          Troye Sivan’s new album, Bloom, encaptures the feeling of being 16, closer to 20 than ten, and feeling...

Research projects win awards at Illinois Science Fair

Research projects win awards at Illinois Science Fair

May 7, 2018

By Jenna Koch, executive entertainment editor Six out of seven competitors at the Illinois Junior Academy of Sciences (IJAS) science fair received the gold award on their research projects on April...

LGBT movies spark conversation

LGBT movies spark conversation

March 20, 2018

By Jenna Koch, entertainment editor  *Name changed for confidentiality Only 48 percent of teenagers identify as “exclusively heterosexual,” according to trend forecasting agency J. Walter...

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