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During the afternoon carving session, Cameron Martin (left) and Maxine Adams (right), juniors, work together to carve a pumpkin for the evening
Hundreds attend first UCHS pumpkin stroll
Isabelle Braeske, Staff Writer • October 27, 2020

Instead of a traditional Halloween this year, on Oct. 24 University City School District hosted a socially distanced pumpkin stroll on the U.City track fit for pandemic protocols. Kids and adults alike...

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Life is not normal anymore, let's not treat it that way
Sasha Albright, Web Editor • December 14, 2020

Imagine last winter: restaurants fully open ready to seat hungry customers who needed something to do; Concerts were still going on, large crowds packed into small places....

Standardized testing biased and unfair to students
Standardized testing biased and unfair to students
Alara Stewart, Staff Writer • December 14, 2020

In an effort to improve the nation's education system, the U.S. has ended up deteriorating it. The enforcement of consistent testing has caused the focus of curriculum to...

Joe Biden: the president America needs
Ian Feld, Editor • September 30, 2020
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Pandemic forces holiday shoppers to shop online
Madelaine Province, Staff Writer • December 14, 2020

The pandemic has forced us to make many changes in our regular routines, and our holiday shopping traditions are not immune to those changes. While a lot of teenagers shop...

Students stage protest in support of Black Lives Matter
Albert Smith, Assistant Editor • October 20, 2020

While racial tensions heightened over the summer as a result of the murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, young black men and women became increasingly tired of...

Students rehearse for the fall play on Zoom with Catherine Hopkins, theater teacher.
The Show Must Go On
Alara Stewart, Staff Writer • October 20, 2020

It’s not unusual for Catherine Hopkins, theater teacher, to switch gears quickly. Last year, without warning, she had to change the spring musical from “Newsies”...

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“Mulan” live action movie not worth it
Nasra Artan, Staff Writer • December 14, 2020

#BoycottMulan a social media movement for the new live action “Mulan” movie, sets the tone for what to expect. When making a remake live movie of an original animated...

Grand army highlights the unspoken troubles of youth
Albert Smith, Assistant Editor • December 1, 2020

“Grand Army” is the latest addition to Netflix’s collection of original series. Premiering in mid-October, the show has furthered discussion around poverty, homophobia,...

Joji’s 'Nectar' shows growth as an artist
Zion Smith, Staff Writer • October 26, 2020
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