DHS Media

The Final Countdown–Discussing Next Year’s Finals Schedule

Jessica Apple, Managing Editor

January 31, 2020

It’s January, and most DHS students have put this year’s first semester exams behind them. Whether students are disappointed with their performance or feel like they rocked their finals, the week of school before finals we...

Why The U.S. Government Shouldn’t be Conducting An Impeachment Trial

Noah Meyerhoff, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2020

On December 18 of last year, President Donald Trump was impeached by the House of Representatives. The two articles of impeachment charged the president with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The vote was strictly partisan;...

Cats (2019) Was Really Weird

Maeve Butler, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2020

I am not sure where to begin when it comes to the task of writing about the 2019 Cats movie. I had no words during the movie, none after, and am struggling to find any now as I try to write. I can’t remember the last time I...

Creativity, the Most Overlooked Aspect of Learning, is the Most Important

Jason Dahlberg, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2019

Many students and their parents think Deerfield High School is great; we have rigorous courses, teachers that care, and funding to support the little things that help our learning. Yet, we so rarely talk about the ways that we...

Shutting the Door on Learning: On the Closing of the ARC Doors and Why It Matters

The Deerprints Editorial Board

February 22, 2019

If the past few months have proven anything at all, it’s that DHS students have a tendency to get very, very defensive about the things we believe in. And while yes, in this case, the cause we’ve all rallied behind isn’t...

New Higher-End Restaurants Come to Deerfield

Jessica Apple, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2019

As Deerfield residents become increasingly more interested in higher-end food, new restaurants in Deerfield are reflecting this trend. Two restaurants that have opened recently are Taco Vida—a Mexican restaurant featuring delicious,...

New Finals Schedule: Worth It?

Maeve Butler, Managing Editor

February 22, 2019

As a freshman, I was always a little skeptical about having finals after winter break. It seemed illogical to me—I thought having that awkward break during the last few weeks of the semester right before a cumulative test would...

Point-blank miss: Why aren’t Chicago-based universities always contenders in March?

Uri Uziel, Managing Editor

May 21, 2018

Before every game for the Loyola Ramblers men’s basketball team, Sister Jean leads the players in prayers. She also provides the guys with scouting reports. And on top of having a sweet 98-year-old (who knows more about your...

CTRL+ALT+DEL: The death of net neutrality and why you should care

Galina Bouyer, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018

It’s easy to take the internet for granted in today’s world. Our WiFi connections are essential to school, work, entertainment—the list goes on and on. There are so many aspects of our lives that are made easier by our ability...

How we deal with Hollywood’s latest Frankensteins

Shelby Miller, Contributing Writer

December 14, 2017

In the last several weeks over fifty actresses and actors have accused Harvey Weinstein, a prominent American film producer, of several acts of rape, sexual assault, and unwarranted advances on women, many of whom he was working...

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