Mock Trial Team Advances to Regionals

Tyler Fertel '19

March 3, 2019

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Of all of the extracurricular opportunities at US, Mock Trial stands out as being the only extracurricular in which the team may only compete once. In Mock Trial, students prepare their materials and practice statements, examinations,...

Why a 2019 Recession Is Unlikely

Jack Sacks '20

March 3, 2019

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In spite of the volatility of U.S. stocks in recent months, scrutiny over the Federal Reserve, and seemingly endless buzz about the potential onset of a recession, the prediction that the U.S. is headed for a 2008-esque collapse...

Passionate about Her Students, Chinese Culture, and Food

Jack Miranda '20

March 3, 2019

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After teaching at John Carroll University, Ms. Shi Jiang, also known as Jiang lǎo shīto to her students, often remarks that it was her destiny to teach at University School. After returning from her trip to China, she sent her...

US’s Newest Club: The Sports Debate Club

Seth Melamed '20

January 15, 2019

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University School offers many clubs, each with their own unique identities. Some clubs promote diversity and equity in the community, such as the L’Chaim Society, the Pembrooke Society, and FOCUS. Others bring students together...

Midterm Study Tips

Akhil Medarametla '20

January 15, 2019

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Around this time of year, when the cold starts to set in, you’re forced to stay inside and find a way to entertain yourself. You desperately search around the house, looking for anything interesting after having exhausted all...

US Concerts

Zach Keum '19

January 15, 2019

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As the first semester comes to a close, all of the music ensembles (University Singers, US Males, Glee Club, Orchestra, and Jazz Ensemble) will be having their annual holiday concerts. Each ensemble has put in many hours of preparation,...

California Schools in the Face of Wildfires

Ryan Cvelbar '19

January 15, 2019

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A few weeks ago, California schools were forced to take action in the face of engulfing flames. From restricting activities to the indoors, to having “fire days” (the equivalent of a snow day), all the way to having school...

Anime Club

Tony Peng, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

Filed under Arts, Life, & Culture, General, News, Uncategorized

As the second interim begins, the rigor of school is starting to kick in—homework assignments are getting longer, tests are occurring more frequently, and your classes are beginning to require daily quizzes—leaving you swamped...

Coach Alvarez and the Weight Room

Jake Kapp, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

Filed under General, News, Sports

No one realized how badly University School needed a full-time strength and conditioning coach until Coach Alvarez arrived. His presence has made an immediate impact, and he is only getting started. Finding Coach Alvarez...

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