Oklahoma! musical sold out for all performances

Saahithi Maturi

April 16, 2018

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This year, the annual Uni spring musical was Oklahoma! which had showings Wednesday through Saturday. The tickets were gone quickly and each performance sold out. The musical is about “Oklahoma before it’s a state and just...

Uni High dance update: Uni dances toward the end of the school year

Elisha Ham and May Yang

April 9, 2018

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Flower Hours The “Flower Hours” dance will be held on Friday, April 13 at Papa Del’s in Champaign. The dance is not Uni affiliated and will last from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. Flower Hour was planned by sophomore Neha Aluru and freshman Mah...

Big Show Writing Workshops

Katie Carrubba and Nika Cooper

April 9, 2018

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  Big Show Writing Workshops are now on Wednesday Uni Periods at the Writing Center in room 106S. The directors continue to encourage students of all ages to attend, participate, and submit sketches to Big Show. Big Sh...

MAS Open Mic Night: Discussing the Reality of the Rohingya Crisis

Nusayb Mansury, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

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Last Thursday, Muslim American Society Urbana-Champaign (MASUC) hosted an open mic night for Hearts4Humanity, a campaign raising money for the Rohingya victims of mass genocide. MASUC hosted the event in the basement of th...

Student group continues planning 4/20 walkout

Anya Kaplan-Hartnett, Faizah Rauther, and Kristine Wang

April 5, 2018

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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...

Students walk out in memory of Florida shooting

Nathalie Stein, Editor

March 15, 2018

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At 10 AM on Wednesday, nearly the entire student body walked out of school and onto Uni’s courtyard to mourn the lives of the seventeen people killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, which occurred...

Student who sent 100th lost email speaks out

Maher Adoni, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018

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Everyday, countless numbers of lost emails hit the inboxes of Uni students. Students have seen them all: some are trying a bit too hard to be funny, sometimes they’re straightforward, and maybe they’re even a bit worried. W...

Uni High Governing Board seeks to define itself and prioritize student voices

Nathalie Stein and Abraham Han

March 15, 2018

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When the strategic vision task report was released in the spring of 2017, many Uni students felt it failed to adequately include the voices of current students. But the newly-formed governing board is focused on prioritizing the ...

The Growing Community of Artists at Uni

Anya Kaplan-Hartnett, Writer

March 14, 2018

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There are many talented artists at Uni who pursue a wide variety of artistic interests.   Many Uni students create artwork independently. Others, like juniors Hannah Davis and Bella Solis, often collaborate with frie...

Uni Student Competes in State Level Poetry Out Loud

Nusayb Mansury, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018

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  Poetry Out Loud 2018 will come to a close next month. From Uni, junior Samantha Churovich headed to Springfield IL to compete in the Poetry Out Loud state level competition on Friday March 9th. She secured he...

Why you should participate in the upcoming school walkouts

The Gargoyle Staff

March 12, 2018

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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...

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