Students share ways they get through Finals

Mallika Luthar, Editor

December 19, 2017

With finals underway, Uni students are becoming increasingly stressed. Find out how students deal with their stress and what they look forward to doing after the semester is over. Sophomore Henry D’Angelo says: “...

Boys Basketball prepares for season

Jared Rosenbaum, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

This month, the Uni Boys Basketball team enters the beginning of their new season, full of confidence. With a plethora of coaches, the return of a star, and many new prospects, the season is looking to be the best Uni has seen in ...

Dodgeball Tournament sans Sutton

Mallika Luthar, Editor

November 7, 2017

This year’s annual Dodgeball Tournament was Habitat for Humanity Club’s first fundraiser since Social Studies teacher, Bill Sutton, the club’s founder, retired. The event, which took place in Kenney Gym, raised $747 and ...

Rahi Miraftab-Salo breaks scoring record

Mallika Luthar, Editor

October 11, 2017

As the 2017 boys soccer season starts to come to a close, Senior Rahi Miraftab-Salo has one more victory-- breaking the boys soccer career goal scoring record. The previous record was held by Patrick Wong (Class of 2013) at 9...

Students’ takes on sleep

Annette Lee, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

“I’m so tired.” It’s one of the most common sayings at Uni. However, that doesn’t mean Uni students are doing nothing to fix the problem. In fact, Uni students have a variety of strategies for getting their need...

Uni’s stairs aren’t much exercise

Reed Phillips, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

Does climbing Uni’s stairs help keep you fit? It’s possible that the extra effort in your legs helps build muscle. But an easier question to answer is: Does climbing stairs burn extra calories? A typical 120-pound human c...

Concurrent Enrollment Clarified

Stella Faux, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

This fall, over 50 high school students are taking classes at the U of I through the High School Concurrent Enrollment Program (HSCE), according to Kimberly Hansen, freshman processing coordinator at UIUC. While some come from o...

Changes to Consumer Economics

Raya Gandhi, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

Consumer Economics. Whether you love it or hate it, Consumer Economics is a state-required course held online for Uni students on Compass2g. Students are added to the course by the end of the first week of their Freshman year and...

Subbie Elections 2017

Michelle Kim, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

Subbie class elections were held during first period on Monday, September 11, and there were 20 candidates in total. According to executive president Mallika Luthar, there are “usually quite a few candidates during subbie ye...

Uni Gym remains an important building

Ahmad Bobat, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017

Uni Gym may seem unnecessary to many, being that other than a few assemblies, subbie sports, and orchestra concerts, it isn’t publically used for much. However, according to athletic director Tim Bicknell, Uni Gym is an int...

Uni students explore college options through concurrent enrollment

Stella Faux, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017

Through the Uni High Concurrent Enrollment Program, students aged 16 or older with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above can register to take undergraduate-level courses at the U of I. Registration for the fall 2017 semester is now c...

E=Einstein’s Bros. Bagels

Adam Mao, Writer

September 5, 2017

Einstein’s Bros. Bagels is a bakery inside of Siebel that many students go to for breakfast and lunch. The general consensus is that the food there is pretty decent, but for some people it can be overpriced. Others would rat...