Alumni Agora Day will happen Friday, April 13

Ray Jones, Writer

April 11, 2018

Filed under Alumni, Features

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 ...

Vegetarian options at the food trucks

Ahmad Bobat, Writer

April 9, 2018

Filed under Features, Gourmet Gargoyle, Opinion

Uni students and faculty have been blessed to have a variety of food trucks outside whose menus range from breakfast foods to Mexican food to American classics. However, they don’t always cater to the needs of vegetarians. ...

Busting the myth of 4.0

Minji Choi

April 9, 2018

Filed under Features

Many Uni students strive to receive a 4.0 GPA. While this may not account for the whole student body, it is fair to say that the motive behind this obsession over getting straight A’s is to get accepted into good colleges. Ho...

What is Fortnite?

Max Ludaescher, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Fortnite, by Epic Games, is one of the most popular video game out right now. The game’s original mode involved players working together to build a fort, collect resources, and obtain weapons during the day to ward off the zombies that come at ni...

Faculty Spotlight: Mike Adams

Nathalie Stein, Editor

April 9, 2018

Filed under Features

Mike Adams is Uni’s financial officer, and possibly the most important faculty member you’ve never heard of. He’s responsible for much of the day-to-day functions of Uni that keep it going and which we, the students, rar...

Student group continues planning 4/20 walkout

Anya Kaplan-Hartnett, Faizah Rauther, and Kristine Wang

April 5, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Opinion, Showcase Carousel

On March 14, more than 300 Uni students walked out of class to hold 17 minutes of silence in remembrance of the 17 victims of the shooting at MDS High School in Parkland, Florida. The walkout on March 14 was great, but there...

Sophomores reflect on their mandatory sexual harassment talk

Neha Aluru, Faizah Rauther, and Kristine Wang

March 18, 2018

Filed under Features, Opinion

On Monday, February 12, the sophomore class attended their mandatory sexual harassment assembly during Uni Period, which many described as tense. Every grade level at Uni was required to attend their own meeting. According to...

Students report academic pressure at Uni

May Yang, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018

Filed under Features

At a school with a strong emphasis on academic success and rigor, academic pressure is found in nearly all students. Most students report experiencing large amounts of stress and anxiety along with these feelings. Many Uni st...

Why you should participate in the upcoming school walkouts

The Gargoyle Staff

March 12, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Opinion, Showcase Carousel

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...

Professor McDuffie’s viewpoint on racial dynamics

Neha Aluru, Faizah Rauther, and Kristine Wang

March 5, 2018

Filed under Features

On February 9, Uni High had a school-wide assembly in honor of Black History month. Professor Erik McDuffie, from the department of African American Studies, spoke about African history and how the history of African American...