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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: 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: Maggie 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 Maggie 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 […]

Climate Strike: A Conversation with Ella Eskenazi

by Gloria Davidova Editor’s Note: The following transcribes an interview with junior Ella Eskenazi, who helped organize the opportunity for University students to attend the Climate Strike in Indianapolis this March. Why did you go? Why is this important especially for the younger generations? Ella: I went to the Climate Strike to demand greater action […]

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  • The Dark Side of PETA

    By Ryan Ricks Here’s a question: when you think of an organization that supports animal rights and veganism, an organization that fights against animal cruelty, which organization do you think of? Chances are you thought of PETA, or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. This organization is one of the largest and most popular […]

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  • MARVEL-ous Movies

    By Mary Rozembajgier The start of the new year means the start of another year of fantastic Marvel movies, with 2019 being a big year for the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Not only will we finally see the true impact of Thanos’s fatal snap, but 2019 brings the start of a new phase. From the […]

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  • Trump Administration to Redefine Gender

    By Karen Wang According to The New York Times, members of the Trump administration are considering re-defining sex as a “biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth.” The move is in direct contrast to an Obama-era policy of loosely defining sex to also encompass an individual’s personal identity, not determined by sex designation at […]

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  • Dear Hank: Answers 2

    “I am worried about managing my AP classes and J-Term. Will there be enough time to keep up with everything and keep my GPA high?” Don’t worry! You’ll find yourself having enough time to manage the coursework from your AP classes and the work from your J-Term. If you feel like you’re having trouble managing […]

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