News brief: New coaches to lead track, basketball

Camden Coleman, Writer

September 21, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

This Tuesday, Tim Bicknell introduced two new head coaches to Uni High. Former track coach Sarah Walker resigned from her position last year and will be replaced by Dean Kamps, who is currently a 7th grade teacher at Edison M...

Turtles vans are lost, but not forgotten

Paul D'Angelo, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

Uni students are no longer allowed to ride the turtle vans, or any vehicle shared through the University of Illinois Carpool System. Edit: It has come to our attention that although Uni students aren't allowed to ride in Tur...

Uni students take Pride

Uni students take Pride

September 17, 2017

Changes to Consumer Economics

Raya Gandhi, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

Filed under Features, News

Consumer Economics. Whether you love it or hate it, Consumer Economics is a state-required course held online for Uni students on Compass2g. Students are added to the course by the end of the first week of their Freshman year and...

Subbie Elections 2017

Michelle Kim, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

Filed under Features, News

Subbie class elections were held during first period on Monday, September 11, and there were 20 candidates in total. According to executive president Mallika Luthar, there are “usually quite a few candidates during subbie ye...

Uni Gym remains an important building

Ahmad Bobat, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017

Filed under Features, News, Opinion

Uni Gym may seem unnecessary to many, being that other than a few assemblies, subbie sports, and orchestra concerts, it isn’t publically used for much. However, according to athletic director Tim Bicknell, Uni Gym is an int...

Subbie Retreat offers a fun getaway

Brandon van der Donk and Matthew Tang

September 13, 2017

Filed under News

  The annual Subbie Retreat took place on Friday, September 1st, at Hessel Park. Judging by responses from subbies and subbie buddies, the event went well. Senior Mallika Luthar, one of the subbie buddy leaders, had a p...

Preview: Pygmalion Festival welcomes teens

Zona Hrnjak, Writer

September 12, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

For high school students who see living in Urbana-Champaign as a dull, corn-surrounded existence, the Pygmalion Festival will bring a weekend of refreshing excitement. It will come to Urbana-Champaign once again with a full line-up ...

University’s war chant removed from games

Camden Coleman, Writer

September 12, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

On Aug. 28, the University of Illinois publicly announced that the war chant would no longer be played at University of Illinois sporting events. The decision was made at the end of last year’s football season, but was not ma...

“Grinding” rule brought to light for future Uni dances

Saahithi Maturi

September 7, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase Carousel, Uncategorized

At the annual handbook meeting, Assistant Director Karl Radnitzer decided to bring to light the no-grinding rule. In addition, Radnitzer sent an email to subbie parents that grinding was not permitted. In the meeting and t...

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