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

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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...

Video games and learning: Civilization V in Freshman History

Brandon van der Donk, Writer

October 9, 2017

Filed under Features

Addressing the issue of boredom in classes, Andrew Wilson, a first-year teacher at Uni, has incorporated the video game Civilization V into his curriculum.  Every Friday, Freshmen History classes play the turn-based strategy game, working to p...

Bikers of Uni

October 9, 2017

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  Commuting by bike is a form of transportation that is healthy, affordable, eco-friendly, and accessible. Every morning, it’s typical to see rows of bikes locked in near the picnic tables. These bikes usually belong ...

StudCo votes to disband Coding Club

Raya Gandhi, Author

October 6, 2017

Filed under Features, News

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

Filed under Features, News, Uncategorized

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...

Teacher Spotlight: Mr. Butler’s slideshows

Ha Tran, Writer

September 20, 2017

Filed under Features

Every Uni student who has taken World History their sophomore year with history teacher Chris Butler has seen his slideshows. Each one is centered around an event or subject and consists of images and texts accompanied by a play...

Teacher Profile: Rayburn’s science fiction adventures

Umar Hanif, Editor

September 18, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features

Forty years ago, a fresh-faced 24-year-old Steve Rayburn walked out of a theater in Murray, Kentucky utterly awestruck. Rayburn had just seen the Spielberg-directed film Close Encounters of the Third Kind, which is celebrating its annive...

Uni students take Pride

Uni students take Pride

September 17, 2017

How students and teachers feel about English in Kenney

Nicole Southey

September 15, 2017

Filed under Features

Students and teachers have been having English class in Kenney for three years now. Teachers seem to like their offices in Kenney, and students are getting used to the walk. Both Kathleen Rodems and Stephen Rayburn say that the walk betwe...

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