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    The Importance of To-Do Lists

    By Ryan Ricks  Now that many of us are stuck at home during this quarantine, the importance of schedules and routines in our lives has become increasingly pronounced. And of all of our scheduling tools, perhaps the most famous and wide-spread is the simple to-do list. Whether you use the Notes app on your phone, […]

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    Fast Facts About COVID-19

    By Allie Skalnik As COVID-19 has begun to sweep the world during these past four months, an underlying lack of consistent information has only furthered fear of the deadly virus. In an effort to combat anxiety and bring more clarity to my own life, here are some of my top questions from these past weeks–and […]

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    Dear Hank Vol. 4

    “I feel like as I’m stuck in quarantine, I’m slowly losing my mind. I’m beginning to struggle to keep up with classes and I feel like I’m slowly going insane. What can I do to keep myself entertained and keep up with classes?” Dear Not Well,  During these trying times, it’s important that as we […]

  • Athlete of the Week: Eric Metzman

    Eric Metzman is a sophomore tennis and baseball team member. He was a key player last year for the Blazer baseball team as they won their first sectional championship in school history. He was a large contributor to the tennis team, and he is the primary spirit force of the currently undefeated Academic Team. Eric […]

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  • Sharla’s Top Ten Songs of the Week

    Here are Sharla Steinman’s favorite songs this week! Closer – Tegan & Sara Bad Girls – M.I.A. Kids – Sleigh Bells Sunset – The xx Girl On Fire (Inferno Version) – Alicia Keys Adorn – Miguel Forest Gump – Frank Ocean Stillness Is The Move – Dirty Projectors I Love it- Icona Pop Quesadilla – […]

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  • Stewardship Update

    Update from Morgan Wood, Class of 2013. Stewardship Council truly benefits University High School. It is one of the prominent resources for students in that they are able to make significant contributions to the school. For instance, just this year, Stewardship Council implemented a brand new vending machine full of healthier choices. This was a […]

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  • Fall Sports: Sectional Numbers

    The fall sports season was an impressive one for University High School. Here are a few numbers of note from the final games, matches, and meets of the season: Notable Performances: 10/2/12 Girls Soccer — Maggie Smith 4 Goals, Karina Casey 2 Assists 10/3/12 Boys Soccer — Patrick Sanders 1 Goal, Shakir Hindi 1 Assist […]

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  • University in Wonderland

    Once again, the University High School Stageblazers have shown their ability to interpret a well-known and well-loved story into a hilarious, fun-filled work of art. The collaboration between the students and artistic director Ty Stover made the incredibly well-written production a unique experience. The story that the cast portrayed highlighted some of the best scenes […]

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  • Athlete of the Week: Kevin Bates

    Kevin Bates graced University with his presence last year when he transferred from Carmel High School.  He made immediate contributions to the varsity basketball and cross country teams.  His hustle and determination was a key part of the basketball team’s success in the sectional championship win last year. This year, Kevin has added varsity soccer to […]

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  • Artist of the Week: Brittany Fukushima

    This week’s featured artist is senior Brittany Fukushima. Over the summer, she attended a three-week intensive at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). We discussed her inspirations, her experiences, and her views on art. Who is your favorite artist?It’s hard to narrow down to just one artist. Egon Schiele is a huge […]

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  • Athlete of the Week: Marvin Scott

    Congratulations to junior Marvin Scott, University High School tennis player and The U Post’s athlete of the week! Marvin Scott was born to roam the courts, picking up tennis at an early age.  He has been playing ever since. Scott played number 1 singles for the University High School Varsity tennis team during the fall.  […]

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