Uni tries to balance humanities and STEM

Faizah Rauther

May 15, 2018

Uni has a reputation for being a more STEM focused school. However, when interviewed, majority of students said that they felt that humanities at Uni are as good, if not better, than the science and math departments. They felt...

Diversity in literature: how Uni’s teachers navigate non-Western literature

Elisha Ham and Smita Nair

May 15, 2018

The addition of diversity in literature signifies our progressive and inclusive movement as a society.  However, the addition of non-white literature to curriculums brings its own set of problems - how do white teachers teach...

Unique: Looking into Uni’s literary magazine

Elisha Ham

May 15, 2018

Most Uni students are vaguely familiar with Unique, Uni’s literary magazine. Students who have been at Uni for at least a year know about the little booklet of prose, poetry, and art that everyone receives at the end of the year...

What to do after a sexual assault

Katie Carrubba, Writer

May 15, 2018

Today, people are sexually assaulted at horrifyingly high rates, yet sexual assault is often swept under the rug and rarely discussed. This trend is slowly changing as international movements against sexual assault and harassment s...

Is Uni a good school for students with learning differences?

Anya Kaplan-Hartnett, Writer

May 15, 2018

For almost a century, Uni has been recognized as one of the top high schools in the area. Uni’s vision is to work towards “encouraging a culture of creativity, thinking outside conventional boundaries, and pursuing learni...

Seniors: looking back and looking ahead

Kristine Wang and Neha Aluru

May 15, 2018

As the end of the school year approaches, the graduating class of 2018 spends their last few days in the halls of Uni High, their home for the past five years. While preparing for the next stage in their lives, they reflect on...

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...

Mr. Kyoto Review

Ahmad Bobat and Angelynn Huang

May 1, 2018

What is poke (pronounced “pokay”)? That is a question many people ask when they first hear about it. Poke is traditionally a raw fish “salad” with rice that is served as an appetizer  in Hawaiian cuisine. However nowadays, ther...

PE department trying out ‘PLT4M’ app

Annette Lee, Editor

April 30, 2018

The juniors in sixth-hour PE are serving as ‘guinea pigs’ for PLT4M, a new app that may be implemented in the Weights class. PLT4M has a “vault” of exercises with explanatory videos, ways to log one’s testing r...

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