Character Skills Snapshot now a criteria in admissions

Nora Benmamoun, Editor

November 18, 2017

This will be the first year that Uni is using the Character Skills Snapshot by the Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT) as a criteria in the application process. The Character Skills Snapshot is supposed to provide Uni with...

Many seniors feeling pressured about college

Nora Benmamoun, Editor

October 13, 2017

It is now the time when many Uni seniors are rushing to get their college applications done. This application process can be stressful, with stress stemming from multiple angles, such as from parents and peers.   “It’s ...

StudCo votes to disband Coding Club

Raya Gandhi, Author

October 6, 2017

In a rare occurrence for Student Council, representatives voted to disband Coding Club. This vote came after weeks of discussion between Coding Club, Girls Who Code, teachers, students, and Student Council. The October 5 meeting...

Administration hands Coding Club decision back to Student Council

Nora Benmamoun and Annette Lee

October 1, 2017

It is now up to Student Council (StudCo) to explore the next step regarding Girls Who Code and Coding Club, as well as the larger issue of club approval. At the Sept. 28 StudCo meeting, the controversy surrounding Uni’s two...

News brief: Sports and Athletics

Alex Dolcos, Ahmad Bobat, Michelle Kim, Paul D'Angelo, Raymond Jones, Reed Phillips, and Shreya Gargya

September 6, 2017

Boy’s Soccer Preview: Alex Dolcos Coach: Phil Anders Last year: 18-3 overall; 4th place IHSA 1a state Top returners: Omeed Miraftab-Salo, Sr ; Rahi Miraftab-Salo, Sr ; Noah Blue, Sr ; Paul D’Angelo, Sr ; Jan Ondrej...