Diversity Day Recap

February 6, 2017

Every few months, University School seeks to remind the student body about the diverse cultures, people, and ideas that characterize the real world. Earlier this year, for example, the school invited Mr. Michael Hingson, a blind...

The Freshman Seminar: Turning a New Leaf

February 5, 2017

The Freshmen Seminar began its sophomore year last January with its first meeting of the school year. However, do not be fooled; this is a whole new machine. University School’s faculty has had a whole year to fix the nuts and...

US Entrepreneur Cup Heats Up

February 5, 2017

On January 6th, Mrs. Frankel and Ms. Schoen of US’s Young Entrepreneur Institute announced the 2017 University School Entrepreneur Cup competition. The US Entrepreneur Cup is an extra-curricular activity for students who are in...

Focusing on FOCUS

January 23, 2017

Prior to the end of the first semester, Seven Richmond ‘18 took the stage during morning assembly to announce the beginning of a first-of-its-kind student organization at University School: the Fellowship of Christians of University...

Headmaster Bryan’s 2020 Curriculum Initiative: An Overview

January 23, 2017

After only two weeks as Headmaster of University School, Headmaster Rick Bryan is already beginning to implement his vision for the school. “My role is to lead the school,” Headmaster Bryan remarked, “and I felt that the...

The Best Game Gym in Ohio

January 22, 2017

  The average life expectancy for a gym floor is around 50 years.  The one we’ve had here? It’s been around for 46, and it was time for a new one. University School’s game gym was nearing its end.  It no longer...

US Robotics Team Wins FTC Cleveland Qualifier

January 22, 2017

Just weeks ago, the University School Robotics Team won the First Tech Challenge Cleveland Qualifier. The competition took place at the Cuyahoga Community College Campus and consisted of two sections: the qualifying matches and...

Sherman Speaking Contest

January 22, 2017

The Sherman Speech Prize competition is one of the oldest traditions at University School. Mrs. Henry Sherman established The Sherman Prize Speaking Contest in 1904 in memory of her son, George Benedict Sherman, a member of the...

Student Perspectives on Midterm Preparation

November 21, 2016

Midterms are creeping up faster than you would think. Thanksgiving break is coming up this week and just a few weeks after that, midterms. How exactly are students going to study and prepare for exams coming up during the week...

Green Team Launches to Promote Sustainability at US

November 21, 2016

The newly-established Green Team is a group of 33 students and two faculty members, Dr. Smith and Mr. Wilhelm, who intend to lobby the administration and create specific programs in order to promote sustainability at the Upper...

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