• Dear Hank Vol. 2

    “Dear Hank, have been having issues with getting my ideas out there. I feel like my ideas aren’t that good and I don’t like it when people share them because it makes me feel more embarrassed if anything. I want to break out of my shell and feel comfortable enough with sharing some of my […]

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  • Dear Hank Vol. 1

    “I have no friends because everyone is mean. What do I do?”  Dear Friends,  I’m sorry to hear that you’ve been having trouble making friends. However, there are many ways to make friends here at University! If you believe the people you are with regularly are mean, maybe you should try doing something new so […]

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  • After Hours: Madame Swann

    By Cordell Wilson & Regan Hooker Originally exclusively published in the May 2019 print edition.  UHS’s French and ENL teacher since ‘02 Due to popular demand, we interviewed Shannon Swann for this edition of After Class. While sitting down and talking with Madame it became very clear that everyone should, at some point in their […]

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  • After Hours: Jake Thurman

      By Cordell Wilson & Regan Hooker Originally exclusively published in the October 2018 print edition.  We interviewed Jake Thurman for the first article in our brand new series, Teachers of University: After Hours. First we asked Thurman, who has worked at the school for seven years, what makes a good school day? “A good […]

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  • Procrastination: The Ultimate Dilemma

    By Avani Papadopoulos We all procrastinate, you can’t deny it. Then, we all complain that we went to sleep late last night because of a soccer game or too much homework. Is that always the case though? What are the chances that it was because you chose to procrastinate too much and that’s why you’re […]

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  • Orchestra: Looking Beyond the Strings

    By Avani Papadopoulos Have you ever thought about the instruments in an orchestra? First, you have the violin, the most commonly played string instrument in the orchestra that everybody thinks they want to play. Next, there’s the instrument that all violinists wish they played because it doesn’t take ten years to sound good if you […]

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  • After Hours: Wes Priest

    By Cordell Wilson and Regan Hooker When one thinks of Wes Priest they immediately think of soccer, books, and Apple products. Although these things may play a huge role in Wes’s life, there are many other factors to what makes him an amazing teacher, coach, mentor, and friend.  Wes has been teaching at University for […]

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  • After Hours: Maggy Dean

    By Cordell Wilson & Regan Hooker Originally exclusively published in the February 2019 print edition.  For this segment of University: After Hours we interviewed history teacher Maggy Dean. Dean, who has been with the school for 17 years, tells us that she is from Indianapolis, born and raised, and attended high school at the all-girls […]

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