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The Daily Bulletin will be updated by 10:00 am each day.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Hybrid Schedule
ALL GRADES Group A in-person AM
ALL GRADES Group B in-person PM
E-learning if not in-person
                                         

     

 

Hey Titans!  With well over 80 clubs and activities, including academic clubs, competitive teams, cultural clubs, special interest groups, and more, GBS has something for everyone!  Check out the Activities page on the GBS website for a club list, club descriptions, and even Zoom links to club meetings.  Meet new friends, discover a cause, be creative- get involved!

 

A reminder from the Dean’s Office- In order to expedite entry into the building, download your ID and the COVID questionnaire on your cell phone and have them ready when you approach the kiosks.

 

Having homework problems? Want help studying for a test?  Writing an essay?  Want to practice a presentation?  TLC tutors are here to help!! Join us on our Zoom link any day during open hours and we’d be happy to assist you!  Contact Ms. Cooper or Mr. Smith with any questions.

 

Seniors and their parents are invited to make individual appointments to receive assistance in completing their FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) forms on Fridays during the month of October. Appointments can be scheduled with Jennifer Swanson at jswanson@glenbrook225.org.

 

Last year’s inductees to the National Honor Society should upload Service Verification Forms to the NHS class in Google Classroom by Friday, November 6th.

 

Titans Helping Titans will be holding its fourth annual Winter Clothing Drive. We are asking for donations of new or gently used winter outerwear (jackets, hats,boots, gloves, scarves, spiritwear) and everyday items (sweaters, sweatshirts). All sizes and styles for children and adults are greatly appreciated. Donations may be dropped off in the Main Entrance lobby through Tuesday, November 10th. If you would like to make a monetary donation, checks can be made out to Titans Helping Titans at Glenbrook South and turned into the SAO. More information can be found here

 

The GBS fall play Lost and Found will premiere on YouTube next Friday, November 6th, at 7:30pm.  Come hear students belt out Broadway songs and act their hearts out!  YouTube link coming soon!

 

College reps will be virtually visiting GBS now through mid-November. Students must sign up prior to the visit to receive a Zoom link. Visits run from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. most Mondays through Thursdays this Fall. Log into your Naviance account for a complete list of College visits.

 

Now through December- If you are interested in receiving help with filing FAFSA, please use this link to make an appointment with our ISAC Representative. All appointments will be through Zoom. In addition, ISAC will be hosting online workshops to assist with this process. Click here for a complete list of dates and to register for one of the sessions.

 

Are you a GBS student that has a job? If so, would you be willing to be interviewed on camera about your experiences to share with other students at GBS? Please contact Mr. Mulloy (jmulloy@glenbrook225.org)  in the Special Education Department about this project.



 

CLUB and ACTIVITY INFO

ANIME CLUB
Do you love Anime? Then come join Anime Club on Thursdays after school via Zoom!

CALLIGRAPHY CLUB
Hey South! Are you interested in the creative world of Calligraphy or picking up a stress-relieving hobby? Calligraphy Club meets every other Wednesday at 3:30 through Zoom. Questions? Contact Ms. Croak for more information.

CALLIOPE
Calling all creative minds! Calliope, Glenbrook South's literary arts magazine, is back on for the 2020-2021 school year. We are currently finishing “Chasing the Light”, our second edition from last year. Email us at calliope@glenbrook225.org or message us on instagram to find out how you can help create our edition "Chasing the Light". You can also find the google classroom code on the Calliope Instagram page: @gbscalliope. 

CAUSE 4 PAWS
Attention all animal lovers! Cause 4 Paws will meet next Wednesday, November 4th, at 3:30pm via Zoom. All are welcome!

CHESS CLUB
The Chess Club meets Monday through Friday on Zoom after school.  Join us for afternoons of games, puzzles, and analysis.  Questions?  Contact Mr. Szpisjak or Mr. Boyle with questions. 

CHINESE CLUB
Chinese Club is on! We meet every Thursday on Zoom at 3:30pm.  Join us for culture activities and chats. No Chinese language skills are required. Everyone is welcome!

CORNERSTONE
Interested in exploring the Christian faith? Please join Cornerstone on Tuesdays after school on Zoom. Contact student leader Michelle Gong or sponsor Mr. Cope for more information. All are welcome.

DESI CLUB
Come join Desi club on Wednesday, November 4th after school on Zoom! Email Ms. Schullo with questions.

ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB (PLANET GREEN)
Planet Green, Glenbrook South’s environmental club, is having our next meeting over Zoom on Tuesday, November 10th. All are welcome to join! Email Ms. Pavic for details.

FASHION MAGAZINE (STITCHED)
Hey South! Don't forget to come to Stitched, our very own fashion photography magazine, via Zoom on Mondays at 3:30. If you're still interested, it's never too late to join! Just contact Ms. Elliott to be let into the Google classroom. We are very excited to discuss some new photo shoot ideas with you all!  

FENCING
Hello all Fencers and soon to be fencers! The introductory meeting for fencing will be next Monday, November 2nd after school at 3:45pm via Zoom. Whether you are interested in sword fighting, want to improve your footwork, or just try something new, join us on Monday for our first meeting!

FRENCH CLUB
French Club is meeting next Monday, November 2nd after school on Zoom and we’re making crêpes! Email Madame Hanna with any questions.

GAMING CLUB
Gaming Club meets after school every Monday at 3:30 over Zoom

IMPROV COMEDY
Auditions for this year’s online improv comedy show are next Monday, November 2nd at 5:00pm on Zoom, with possible callbacks on Wednesday, November 4th. Contact Mr. Karlovsky for more information.

INTERACT
Juniors and Seniors! Join the Interact Club! Visit the bulletin board in the new pit for more information! Join us for our meeting next Wednesday, November 4th at 7:30am via Zoom!  Check out our Google classroom for more information.

JAPANESE CLUB
Are you interested in learning about Japanese culture?  Please join us at Japanese Club  after school on Wednesdays via Zoom.  No language skills are required.  Contact Ms. Makita with any questions.

MOCK TRIAL TEAM
Worried that you missed your window to join GBS’ Mock Trial? Good news, we are still accepting members! Come to our Zoom meeting afterschool on Wednesdays and awaken the inner lawyer in you. Contact Mr. Kane, Ms. Logan, or Ms. Quigley for more information.

MODEL U.N.
Model U.N. continues to meet Tuesdays at 3:45pm and Wednesday mornings at 7:20am via Zoom. New members are always welcome! Questions? Email Mr. Sisler or Mr. Kahle.

PADDLE CLUB
Paddle Club starts next Monday, November 2nd!  If you are interested in joining us this season, please email Ms. Andrews for more information.

PARANORMAL CLUB
Halloween is almost here! Zoom in to Paranormal Club on Wednesdays after school for some scares!

POLISH CLUB
Please join Polish Club for a meeting next Wednesday, November 4th after school on Zoom. Contact Ms. Szczur in Social Studies with any questions. See you there!

SAFE CLUB
Hey South! If you’re looking for a fun club where you can discuss engaging topics about body positivity and being more confident, SAFE club is for you! Join us Thursdays after school via Zoom.  

SOAR
Students Organized Against Racism (SOAR) meets every Thursday at 3:30pm over Zoom to have discussions about racism both in our school and in the wider world and to make plans to fight racism. Follow GBS SOAR on Instagram for information about how to join.

STAND for PEACE
Interested in global human rights? Zoom in and STAND up on Thursdays at 3:30pm. 

THE ORACLE
The Oracle, South’s student newspaper, is recruiting illustrators and photographers for this year! If you are interested, please email Mr. Wysocki.

UNICEF
Join GBSUnicef! We will continue to meet remotely over Zoom every other week. Our next meeting will be next Thursday, November 5th at 7:30am! Please contact Ms. Gudmundsson with any questions!

UNIDOS
Come to Unidos next Wednesday, November 4th for some fun Day of the Dead activities. Join us in Room 268 or Zoom.  

VIDEO CREATOR CLUB
Have you ever wanted to film, edit, and produce your own film? Lucky for you, Video Creator Club is here to help. Video Creator Club meets every Tuesday from 3:30pm to 5:00pm over Zoom.  Come produce “Vines'' or TikToks featuring your ideas. Please email Ms. Davis if you are interested! 

WE CLUB
WE Club meets next Monday, November 2nd via Zoom at 3:25pm. New members are welcome! Come hear about new initiatives.

WOMEN IN BUSINESS
Attention all girls, there’s now a business club just for you!  The new Women in Business Club will have its first meeting on Monday, November 9th, before school. All girls are welcome regardless of whether you’ve taken a business class or not.  Email Mr. Blix for more information.



 

SPORTS

Congratulations to the Boys and Girls Cross Country teams for qualifying for the IHSA Sectional Meet which will be held at Hoffman Estates High School tomorrow, Saturday, October 31st. Good luck Titan Runners!

 

Congratulations to our Sectional Swim & Dive Team of Allie Bosch, Liz Duncan, Kaitlyn Evans, Emma Hogan, Maddie O'Mera, Emsela Orucevic, Skye Slade, Jacki Stadler, and Lauren Vuong on a great IHSA Sectionals performance. Congratulations to Divers, Maddie O'Mera for her 5th place finish and Jacki Stadler for her 2nd place finish! We are incredibly proud of your hard work and stellar dives at the Sectional Meet.

 

Contact days for Boys Water Polo have started! If you are interested, please email Coach Lieberman for details. Practice times vary so make sure to email to get the schedule.

 

Girls Water Polo will be hosting open pools starting next Monday, November 2nd.  No experience necessary.  Everyone is welcome.  Contact Coach Stancik in Science if interested.

 

Any girl interested in playing girls basketball this coming winter should reach out by email to Coach Scott Nemecek to get the open gym schedule.  Tryouts begin on Monday, November 16th.

 

Boys Soccer fall practices are now underway. Contact Coach Lara if you have any questions.

 

Happy Birthday!      

Friday, October 30th
Hope Angela Ceniza  (FR)
Aziza Hussain  (SO)
Talia Elle Massarelli  (JR)
Mansoor Mohiuddin  (FR)
Emsela Orucevic  (SR)
Alex Svistchov  (JR)
Edrei Vazquez  (JR)

Saturday, October 31st
Sophie Accardo  (JR)
Matthew Chandiles  (JR)
Henry Leahy  (SO)
Ryan Nealt  (SO)
Egshiglen Undaraa  (FR)
Tudor Ursu  (SR)
Hunter Weisensel  (SR)
Connor Weisensel  (SR)

Sunday, November 1st
Costa Aralis  (JR)
Nathaniel Betts  (SO)
Dash Daniel Merginio  (FR)
Gianne Rebolledo  (SO)
Jose Romero  (FR)
Riley Smith  (FR)
Mike Truong  (SO)

 

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