Uni’s million-dollar debt: the struggle to understand & fix it

Annette Lee, Editor

May 14, 2019

In September of 2014, the Uni community learned that Uni had a $1.05 million deficit. This debt is due to an accounting error in which defunct University of Illinois accounts were being charged for salaries. Director Jeff ...

SOS: Uni in need of places to cry (Nanopinions)

Mayahuel Malik, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

Part of the series Nanopinions: Bite-sized Hot Takes Uni has no places to cry or just get away from people. When you need to be alone for a moment there is literally nowhere to go. With all of the stress at Uni, sometimes ...

Day of Silence Is A Success

Joanna Yoo, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

On Friday, April 12th, Uni students took part in Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network’s (GLSEN) Day of Silence. For GLSEN--an organization created by teachers dedicated to ending LGBTQ+ discrimination, harassment, and...

Recent active threat drill reveals strengths, limitations of school shooting procedures

Annette Lee, Editor

February 16, 2019

An active threat drill took place at Uni on February 8 at 8:15 AM, lasting about 5 minutes. Two weeks earlier, students attended mandatory assemblies in which administrators Dr. Jeanette Nuckolls and Dr. Karl Radnitzer reviewed...

Girls basketball 2018 preview

Ify Allanah, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

Varsity Coaches: Brad Wilson JV Coach: Natalie O’Shea Last Years Wins: 7 Last Years Losses: 17   New Players: Freshmen Fatima Bobat, Dina Hashash, Lara Marinov, Rithika Patnam, Zahraa Rasheed, Anna Park, E...

Is cleanliness important to Uni?

Reed Broaders, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

Students constantly complain about fruit flies, how messy Uni is and ask why Uni doesn’t have a janitor. These questions were answered on November 11th when a message from Karl Radnitzer was passed on through the student council ...

Students learn about the Uni Faculty Organization

Annette Lee, Editor

September 25, 2018

The faculty union, known as the Uni Faculty Organization (UFO), held an information session for students on Wednesday in the school library. The UFO Bargaining Team was invited by seniors Nathalie Stein and Bella Solis to expla...

Student Council still working on constitution

Annette Lee, Editor

September 6, 2018

New clubs may now be proposed to Student Council again. Last November, Uni’s Student Council (StudCo) halted the approval of new clubs in the wake of the Coding Club controversy. This freeze is now over. Last fall, it...

PE department trying out ‘PLT4M’ app

Annette Lee, Editor

April 30, 2018

The juniors in sixth-hour PE are serving as ‘guinea pigs’ for PLT4M, a new app that may be implemented in the Weights class. PLT4M has a “vault” of exercises with explanatory videos, ways to log one’s testing r...

Why you should participate in the upcoming school walkouts

The Gargoyle Staff

March 12, 2018

Note: The story has been edited to reflect that the seventeen deaths at Stoneman Douglas included both students and teachers. Since the Sandy Hook School shooting in 2012, there have been 186 school shootings in the US. Doz...

Uni students register to vote

Annette Lee, Editor

February 15, 2018

Senior Sophia Ebel helped students register to vote during Uni Period on Monday Feb. 5 as part of her senior project, an internship with her dad’s congressional campaign, Jon Ebel for Congress. “[Voter registration is]...