Return of Uni alumni: Reunion Weekend and Alumni Agora

David Sun, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

Each year, Uni hosts a Reunion Weekend. Alumni who return for this event participate in activities such as catching up with old classmates, attending the Uni Gala, and talking about their experiences to students. Unfortunately,...

Uni class of 1973 creates a legacy for themselves

Ray Jones, Writer

May 2, 2018

This story has been edited to show the 100th aniversary of Uni will be 2021, not 2023.  Uni High recently received a donation larger than any single class has ever given. The donation was a whopping $25,000 and was donated b...

Alumni Profile: Kari Schwink

Nika Cooper

April 30, 2018

  Kari Schwink, Class of 2016, led Uni’s Anime Club and participated in Linguistics Club in her senior year. During her time at Uni, she went through depression and anxiety, but also discovered her love of languages and grammar. She is c...

Alumni Agora Day will happen Friday, April 13

Ray Jones, Writer

April 11, 2018

Alumni Agora Day is a day when former Uni High Alums come back to Uni and teach a class of their choice, usually, but not always about their current career. Alumni Agora is just one event of the Uni class reunions. There ...

Uni students unite to help a Uni grad

Stella Faux, Writer

November 15, 2017

In October, Uni’s club ‘Students for a Better World’ raised $465 to send to Chinquapin Prep Academy, a 6-12 college preparatory school for gifted low-income and minority students in Highlands, Texas, a town in greater Housto...

Alumni Profile: Melinda Taub

Umar Hanif, Editor

September 29, 2017

In her time at Uni, Melinda Taub, from the Class of 2001, participated in theater, Russian club, and Interact for a Better World. Two weeks ago, she won an Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special. Taub, along with he...

Teacher Profile: New kids on the block

Nora Benmamoun, Umar Hanif, and Jan Ondrejcek

September 12, 2017

Melissa Schoeplein “I may be responsible for the creation of Spirit Week,” said subbie history teacher Melissa Schoeplein. Schoeplein once walked the walls of Uni, long before she joined the Uni history department replac...

One must be Dhar-ing

Grace Qiu

May 9, 2017

Vilas Dhar has forged his own path in order to fully integrate his passions with his skills by being willing to defy expectations and taking risks. Dhar left the successful law firm he founded with his brother when it didn’t ma...

Uni’s first-ever Alumni Agora promises to be interesting

Anika Kimme

March 31, 2017

On Thursday, April 6th Uni will be hosting its first ever Alumni Agora. Alumni will come and “hold classes for Uni students in order for them to talk about what they did after high school, where they went from here,” says Ch...

Uni to host first-ever Alumni Week in April

Umar Hanif, Writer

February 28, 2017

April 6 will mark the start of Uni’s first Alumni Reunion Week. According to Assistant Director of Advancement Joshua Hall, the event will encompass all of the reunions of Uni classes that would otherwise happen earlier or lat...

Uni students change with the times, but drive remains the same

Zina Dolan

November 11, 2015

Note: Thank you to Priya Bhatt, Beth Geistlinger, and Siena Roberts for their contributions to this story.   In a school driven by the quirks and idiosyncrasies of each unique student, the school’s collective personal...