Uni Goers Share Their Thoughts on Ramadan

Ahmad Bobat and Nusayb Mansury

May 17, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion

Ramadan began yesterday, Wednesday, and Muslims across the globe, including students at Uni, are fasting and will be fasting for an entire month. Ramadan is a month of the Muslim lunar calendar, and the first day of fasting wa...

News Gazette Honor Roll Track Meet: Uni High Boys Edition

Alex Dolcos, Writer

May 15, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

With this Friday’s St. Joseph Class 1A sectional meet, the Uni High boys are looking to make some history and finally put themselves on the state map. If the stellar performance of the Illinek’s team on May 14th’s ...

Is Uni a good school for students with learning differences?

Anya Kaplan-Hartnett, Writer

May 15, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Opinion, Showcase Carousel

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...

The unmatched contribution of Uni High’s Library

Alex Dolcos, Writer

May 10, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

Aside from providing Uni students with a wide variety of books, magazines, and comics, the Uni High Library has a contribution to our school that surpasses all of that. When asked, their main goal is said to be creating an enter...

Mr. Bild reflects on his 25 years at Uni and plans for retirement

Ray Jones, Writer

May 10, 2018

Filed under News

After school on Thursday, March 15th, Mr. Bild, between numerous reassessments from both his math two and statistics students, makes time for an interview addressing his career at Uni and his plans for retirement. The interview...

Uni class of 1973 creates a legacy for themselves

Ray Jones, Writer

May 2, 2018

Filed under Alumni, Features, News

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...

Ustadh Faizan Mumtaz relates “The Benefits of Trials”

Nusayb Mansury, Writer

May 1, 2018

Filed under News

Last Friday, after the conclusion of Maghrib, the evening prayer, Muslim congregants gathered outside the prayer hall in the multi-purpose hall of the mosque. There, they seated themselves to listen to Ustadh (teacher) Faizan Mumt...

Preparing for the Christie Clinic 5K

Max Ludaescher, Staff Writer

April 29, 2018

Filed under Features, News

As the Christie Clinic Illinois 5K draws nearer, information is being sent out everywhere and may be hard to compile. For Uni students and parents, here is everything you need to know to be prepared for the 5K, including a par...

An interview with the Prom King on prom, sports, and the future of gender neutrality at Uni.

Smita Nair

April 28, 2018

Filed under Features, News

Umar Hanif planned his succession to the prom throne. Upon asking whether he planned to be king, I am met with a confident “yes” and sheepish laughter. He explains to me further, “The way I see it, this isn’t somethin...

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