Personal vehicles & climate change in central Illinois

Amina Gurmen

December 17, 2019

When most people hear something about climate change, they attribute it to a recurring, large-scale problem occurring globally. You wouldn’t think that climate change is happening in your own city. But studies show that the...

Reflecting on the Decade!

Sally Ma

December 17, 2019

In about 15 days, the decade will end. Crazy, right? A decade is kind of a long time, especially to high schoolers, who have lived the majority of their lives in the past ten years. As a way to get people to think about the en...

Newcomers to the Uni Community Look Forward to Winter Break

December 16, 2019

As the semester nears its end, many students and faculty are looking forward to winter break -- and some are looking back on their first term at Uni. For all subbies and transfers and several new teachers, this fall has b...

The Possibility of a Late Start and its Impacts

Safa Shakir

December 13, 2019

The Scheduling Committee, started in 2018, has recently been trying to look at alternative schedules for students and faculty that will improve day-to-day life at school. Members of this committee include Interim Director Elizabeth...

An Update on Dr. Majerus’s Uni Interim Director Experience

Aakash Vasireddy

December 12, 2019

Dr. Elizabeth Majerus, longstanding English teacher and previous head of the Uni English department, began her first year as Uni’s Interim Director at the start of the 2019-2020 school year.  Majerus has been teaching for many years, bu...

How student government works at Uni

Serenity Lilly

December 11, 2019

At the end of each year we all shuffle up to the attics to elect the next Student Council (StudCo) and Student Faculty Advisory Committee (SFAC) representatives. The next year the new reps get to work. But what do they do exact...

How do Uni Students Spend their Free Time?

Vivia Nguyen, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

With many Uni students having Uni periods and free periods in their schedule, many wonder how students use this free time. Although many do their homework and other academic-related activities, many students also use this tim...

A look at the resell business at Uni

Elijah Song

December 10, 2019

A typical day for a Uni student involves balancing a load of extracurricular activities, but for some, the world of e-commerce is yet another opportunity to take advantage of. One of the fastest-growing and most popular forms of ...