Political Awareness at University School

Spencer Thomas, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

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

Last week, I was talking with one of my friends, and I mentioned what was going on in Washington D.C at the time. Judge Brett Kavanaugh was testifying to the Senate about whether he had drunkenly sexually assaulted Christin...

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...

US Trips Abroad for the 2018-2019 School Year

Tyler Fertel, Writer

November 5, 2018

Filed under General, News

University School has long been a school that provides students with many opportunities to learn all over the world, and some of these trips have the potential to be life-changing or eye-opening for students who take advantage...

The Freshman’s Guide to the Galaxy

Neel Agarwal, Writer

November 5, 2018

Filed under General, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

What is the meaning of high school? While sadly this answer can’t be summed up by the number “42”, this question can be answered with the generic “to get into a good college” or with a longer, much more detailed explanation. When...

Political Awareness Essay Contest

Tyler Fertel, Staff Writer

March 11, 2018

Filed under News

This year’s Class of ‘35 Political Awareness Essay contest will be University School’s 33rd and it is sure to be another competitive one. The contest details are simple: submit an essay about any current or historical political,...

Dream Big

Sukhm Kang, Staff Writer

March 11, 2018

Filed under News

Do you ever wonder what your dreams say about you? If I dream that I can fly, or that I’m in the same room as Ruth Bader Ginsburg, or that I live in a world of unicorns, what are the greater implications on my emotions or mental...

School Shootings Safety Precautions

Zachary Zelman, Staff Writer

March 11, 2018

Filed under News, Uncategorized

On February 14th of this year, the United States experienced the deadliest high school shooting in modern history. The nature of this event has brought up a variety of questions and issues about gun control and school safety. Th...

Community Service at University School

Zachary Keum, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018

Filed under News

Do you still need 15 hours of community service before the end of the year? There are still plenty of community service opportunities for everyone who still needs to get their hours in before the end of the year. Giving back...

Stop the Spread!

Tharoon Balaji, Staff Writer

February 25, 2018

Filed under News

Over the past few weeks, over a hundred students have missed at least one day of school due to sickness. On one certain day, 95 students were reported ill and absent, which left many students hoping for a “sick day”. The students...

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