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Tiger Times

The student news site of Edwardsville High School

Tiger Times

The student news site of Edwardsville High School

Tiger Times

Lucy Schapman delivers a speech to the rest of the EHS student council on April 19.
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Zach Cohn, Staff Writer • April 19, 2024
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The Results Are In!
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Senior Kate Huang wears her Ethics Bowl Regional E-Paw on her head after receiving it at practice on Jan. 8.
Ethics Bowl Continues Best Season in History
Colleen Moore, Staff Writer • April 19, 2024

The Ethics Bowl divisional finalists won the National High School Ethics Bowl Case-Writing Competition April 14, earning them a national title,...

The Final 'Push' in Studying for AP Exams
Veda Kommineni, Staff Writer • April 19, 2024

Many AP U.S. History students find themselves walking to Mr. Keith Baker’s room after school several days a week. Prominent historical figures...

Que Thomas presents at BSUs Visual Arts and Music Within Black Culture presentation, Feb. 22.
Family, Found: Black Student Union Begins Forging Legacy of Togetherness
Sami McKenney, Opinion Editor • April 15, 2024

A week before Black Student Union’s most ambitious event in several years, the club’s president, junior Que Thomas, was perched on a stool...

Senior Malik Allen jumps at the Belleville West Invite on April 6, breaking the 42-year-old record.
‘Cool, Calm, Collected’: Malik Allen Carries Confidence ‘Till the End
Pera Onal, Editor-in-Chief • April 19, 2024

Not many can say they have a roadside sign dedicated to their state championship title in their hometown. Not many can even say they’ve competed...

Junior Mea Hook talks to junior Blakely Hockett and senior Kylie Peel during the April 15 loss to OFallon.
Girl Soccer Has 'Good Shot' of State Run
Zach Kennett, Sports Editor • April 19, 2024

19-4. That was the girls soccer team’s record last season, which, according to MaxPreps, ranked them among the best teams in the nation....

Iowa guard Caitlin Clark, No. 22, reacts during the fourth quarter of an Elite Eight game against LSU during the NCAA Womens Tournament, April 1, 2024.
What Clark Uncovered from Half-Court to Hoop
Sami McKenney, Opinion Editor • April 15, 2024

When a female athlete claims her deserved place under the spotlight, there's one trope that always seems to play out among her audience. It’s...

Students at Cornell University pose at their 2023 graduation.
Dr. Stuart Announces New Cap, Gown Policy
Julia Towell, A&E Editor • April 19, 2024

Whispers sprinkle the auditorium. Dr. Stuart just explained how, in the past, students couldn’t decorate their caps. Now, if it’s for religious...

Chappell Roan stuns in her Coachella outfit.
Let The Roanissance Commence
Owen Anderson, Staff Writer • April 19, 2024

I was wrong. I’m not afraid to admit it, I was wrong. Last week, I proclaimed that we were in a “diva drought.” I was under the guise...

Madonna, 62, presenting at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Diva Drought: I'm Not Gagging
Owen Anderson, Staff Writer • April 12, 2024

With the release of Taylor Swift’s new album, “The Tortured Poets Department,” I could not help but notice some strange phenomena. The...

Hozier performs on day two of Sound on Sound Music Festival on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2023, at Seaside Park in Bridgeport, Conn.
Gen Z Loves Underground Music, They're Making it Mainstream
Sami McKenney, Opinion Editor • April 19, 2024

The internet cultivated a new way to listen to and create music. “Back in the day, if you wanted people to hear your music, you’d have...

Olive Gardens crispy chicken fettucini, one of their most popular pasta dishes.
I Might Be Olive Garden's Worst Nightmare
Georgia Gaughan, Student Life Editor • April 19, 2024

Late in my junior year, in the review unit of Journalism 1, I took a trip to the Fairview Heights Olive Garden, where I’d face (and appropriately...

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'Immaculate:' Sydney Sweeney's Magnum Opus
Julia Towell, A&E Editor • April 12, 2024

After hearing the story of how Sydney Sweeney came about this movie, I was intrigued.  Sweeney auditioned for a movie with this plot several...