OPINION: Too much Homework plauges Urban

OPINION: Too much Homework plauges Urban

Jacob Winick , Staff Writer

April 10, 2014

Homework sucks. It’s not a revolutionary opinion, but no one at Urban is addressing it. Maybe it’s because we have completely accepted the idea that homework is supposed to dominate our lives. Or maybe we feel too powerless to change Urban’s educational system. Whatever the reason, it is... READ MORE

Ukraine protesters force president to flee capital

Riot shields and tanks were no match for the Ukrainian revolutionaries who forced President Viktor F. Yanukovych to flee Kiev on Feb. 22. Clashes between protesters, labeled...  Read More »

March 6, 2014 • 0 comments

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Urban School spring sports season recap

Jack Gallo, Staff Writer

As we head into spring break, Urban athletes will receive well deserved time off from both classes and practices. With most, if not all of their seasons complete, potential...  Read More »

April 10, 2014 • 0 comments

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Russia’s women’s figure skating win causes major controversy

Griffin Bianchi, Staff Writer

South Korean Yuna Kim was considered a shoe in by most in the sport of women’s singles figure skating. After her dominant victory in the 2010 Toronto Winter Olympics with...  Read More »

February 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Canada beats U.S. in men’s hockey semifinals

Griffin Bianchi, Staff Writer

The long-awaited semifinals between the United States and Canada has arrived. This was arguably one of the most anticipated games of the Winter Olympics for both Canada and...  Read More »

February 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Canada’s women’s hockey team beats U.S. for gold in overtime

Griffin Bianchi, Staff Writer

The U.S. women’s hockey team was a promising candidate for the gold this year at the Sochi Winter Olympics, and they wanted it even more after losing the gold to Canada...  Read More »

February 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month sparks conversation about healthy relationships

Ilana Brandstetter, Staff Writer

It was Christmas Eve, 2013, a time when one might imagine smoke wafting out of chimneys and holiday lights glowing through the snow in Blackman-Leoni Township, located 65...  Read More »

April 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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OPINION: Too much Homework plauges Urban

OPINION: Too much Homework plauges Urban

Jacob Winick , Staff Writer

Homework sucks. It’s not a revolutionary opinion, but no one at Urban is addressing it. Maybe it’s because we have completely accepted the idea that homework is supposed...  Read More »

April 10, 2014 • 0 comments

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