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Breakthrough Starshot

Emily Ware,

Just a few short weeks ago, the future became a little bit closer with the announcement of Breakthrough Starshot. Breakthrough Starshot is an effort to reach the closest star sys...  Read More »

April 29, 2016 • 0 comments

Students organize contest to redesign Naperville flag

March 26, 2016

The Naperville flag may soon be receiving a facelift, if not a complete overhaul. A group of students from Neuqua-Valley High School have created a contest to redesign the Naperville city flag, which the...  Read More »

Central alumnus Jillian Johnston hosts male and female empowerment workshops

March 15, 2016

She wears an ivory t-shirt with pictures of a butterfly breaking out its cocoon, several necklaces and a lavender rubber bracelet, similarly imprinted with a butterfly. When entering the auxiliary gym...  Read More »

Kasich brings his ‘positive campaign’ to DuPage rally

March 9, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Gov. John Kasich of Ohio spoke to a crowd of nearly 2,000 supporters this morning in the atrium of the corporate headquarters of Navistar in Lisle in an effort to secure...  Read More »

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Redeker, Hannan lift girls’ soccer over Schaumburg

CT Staff

Central's girls' soccer team bested Schaumburg at the St. Charles East tournament this past Saturday by a score of 2-1. Goals from sophomore Maddie Redeker and junior Meridith...  Read More »

April 12, 2016 • 0 comments

Photo Gallery: Staff vs. Student Basketball Game

March 16, 2016

Eight student teams faced off against Naperville Central teachers and faculty in the annual Staff vs. Student basketball game on March 9. Student teams included Hawk TV, Theatre Central, Special Olympics, Mr. NCHS, Adapted PE leaders, JKB leadership and the cheer team. Winning six out of eight five-minute games...  Read More »

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Gotta Catch’em All: 5 tips for new trainers to Pokemon GO

Jack Anderson, Staff Writer

July 12, 2016 • 0 comments

Cut loose: ‘Footloose’ takes the stage

April 29, 2016

On April 21, 22, and 23, Central brought the classic musical “Footloose” to its ...  Read More »

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A brief history of terrorist attacks around the world

Naina Prasad and Sasha Fenton

Age of Terrorism: two decades of terrorist attacks around the globe. Infographic by Sasha Fenton. Text by Naina Prasad.

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February 16, 2016 • 0 comments

Pros and Cons for taking courses pass/D/F

February 16, 2016

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Missing School?

When reporting a student absence, a parent/guardian, not a student, must call the parent link number before 11 a.m. (630)420-6966

Redhawk of the Week: Khaled Khatib

Jacek Kulak, Inaaz Mirza, and Ben Erickson

Khaled Khatib discusses his passion for flight and future goals as a pilot.

April 25, 2016 • 0 comments

Central alumna wins scholarship in national giveaway

April 20, 2016

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