News brief: Sports and Athletics

Alex Dolcos, Ahmad Bobat, Michelle Kim, Paul D'Angelo, Raymond Jones, Reed Phillips, and Shreya Gargya

September 6, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

Boy’s Soccer Preview: Alex Dolcos Coach: Phil Anders Last year: 18-3 overall; 4th place IHSA 1a state Top returners: Omeed Miraftab-Salo, Sr ; Rahi Miraftab-Salo, Sr ; Noah Blue, Sr ; Paul D’Angelo, Sr ; Jan Ondrej...

What Uni thinks of getting rid of subbie year

Saahithi Maturi, Grace Qiu, Anika Kimme

May 23, 2017

Filed under News

The issue of getting rid of the subbie class has been one of the most discussed topics from the Strategic Vision Task Force Report that Jeff Walkington sent out in April. Although many students had positive things to say abou...

Cheers and Jeers

Lia Dankowicz, Writer

May 18, 2017

Filed under Features, News, Opinion, Uncategorized

The 2016-2017 school year is coming to a close and the spring 2017 Gargoyle staff has compiled a list of what we believe are the highs and lows of this school year, or rather, the Cheers and Jeers. Cheers March to the Mosque ...

Mental health issues present extra challenge to Uni students

Maya Greer

May 12, 2017

Filed under Features, News

Uni students, like any other students, have a variety of mental health problems, but students say that Uni’s competitive environment makes it hard to admit any mental health problems they might have for fear of being perceive...

Uni’s largely privileged population creates potentially unwelcome climate for lower income students

Umar Hanif, Writer

May 9, 2017

Filed under Features, News

Uni’s long struggle to achieve diversity has become as much of a staple of the school as its century-old building or eighth-grade class. Uni has had and continues to have problems when it comes to accurately representing...

Students and teachers take issue with aspects of task force report

Umar Hanif, Martin Dalling, and Maya Greer

April 17, 2017

Filed under Features, News

Throughout the past week, Uni students and faculty alike have responded to the recently released Strategic Task Force Final Report. The report, which outlined various recommendations for Uni in terms of its academic affairs a...

Summary on the Strategic Vision Task Force Final Report

Umar Hanif, Writer

April 8, 2017

Filed under Features, News, Showcase Carousel

On Friday, Director Jeffrey Walkington sent an e-mail to all students and faculty linking the final report of the Strategic Vision Task Force. The report was a result of work over the past year by “a wide constituency of re...

Uni hosts first-ever Alumni Agora

Anika Kimme

March 31, 2017

Filed under Alumni, News

On Thursday, April 6th Uni will be hosting its first ever Alumni Agora. Alumni will come and “hold classes for Uni students in order for them to talk about what they did after high school, where they went from here,” says Ch...