Places for students to study during free periods

Adam Mao and Ethan Chen

November 15, 2017

Filed under Features

Uni students study in a variety of places. A list of common study spots and their advantages and disadvantages have been compiled. Looking for a place to study? Check out this list! First Floor Kitchen Lined with microwaves, fr...

Future of stress at Uni

Zona Hrnjak, Erin Minor, Anna Ondrejckova, and Nicole Southey

November 13, 2017

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  It’s a common sight: students line the hallway, with their heads on the hard floor, sleeping anywhere they can. It’s been an intense night for all of them, studying, writing, and working on homework. Students are st...

Dodgeball Tournament sans Sutton

Mallika Luthar, Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under Features, News, Uncategorized

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 ...

College representative visits are useful

Reed Phillips, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

Filed under Features

Almost every day, a representative from one college visits Uni. Their goal is to give students information about their school so they can make an informed decision, hopefully to enroll there. Kirby Stockwell, a representative from Monmo...

The influx of rolling furniture at Uni High

Tony Li and Juilian Montague

October 31, 2017

Filed under Features

      From left to right, chairs from 106S, 106N, 308, 109   In the past years, Uni has added rolling desks, chairs, and tables to the following four rooms: 106 North and South, 109, and 308. Accord...

The Untold Misfortunes of Uni High’s Lockers

Ray Jones

October 20, 2017

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

When someone walks into Uni for the first time, one of the first things they notice will be the open, unlocked lockers with books and backpacks leaking out of them. This is due to the trust most students have with one another,...

UIUC from the Inside

Ha Tran and Stella Faux

October 18, 2017

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Each year, 30-40% of the Uni High graduating class commits to the University of Illinois for the next four years of their education. Many more apply than actually end up attending. Out of 36 responses from current Uni seniors,...

Many seniors feeling pressured about college

Nora Benmamoun, Editor

October 13, 2017

Filed under Features

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 ...

Rahi Miraftab-Salo breaks scoring record

Mallika Luthar, Editor

October 11, 2017

Filed under Features, News, Sports

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...

Rundown on the Uni High bulletin boards

Raya Gandhi, Writer

October 11, 2017

Filed under Features

For years, Uni has had bulletin boards in the halls and stairwells. For the most part, their origins are a mystery for Uni Students and even some faculty. Many people do not notice the boards. Assistant Director of Student ...

What are seniors are doing for their senior pics?

Adam Mao, Writer

October 9, 2017

Filed under Features

Senior pictures are pictures that are sent by seniors to be published in the yearbook. They don’t take school pictures like all the other classes. Instead, they usually have to take their own. Since the deadline to submit se...