Urban switches from Swiss to French exchange after debate over curriculum

Urban switches from Swiss to French exchange after debate over curriculum

Zoe Meneghetti, Staff Writer

The Urban community values its language curriculum and prides itself on the way it is followed. For the last several years, Assistant Head for Student Life, Charlotte Worsley,...  Read More »

January 24, 2015 • 0 comments

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Ai Weiwei’s exhibition uses Alcatraz to retaliate against lack of freedom of speech

Olivia Meehan, Staff Writer

52 years after it held America’s worst criminals, Alcatraz is now home to the internationally renowned work of China’s famous art activist, Ai...  Read More »

January 15, 2015 • 0 comments

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2015 brings new hair styles to Urban School

Ian Shapiro, Staff Writer

Over the last year, Urban's hair trends have changed. Many boys are sporting the "Macklemore" hairstyle, which consists of buzzed sides and a longer styled chunk on the top....  Read More »

January 27, 2015 • 0 comments

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OPINION: It is necessary for the Sophomores to take the PSAT?

OPINION: It is necessary for the Sophomores to take the PSAT?

Olivia DiNapoli, Staff Writer

After hauling themselves out of bed early Saturday morning, Urban school sophomores and juniors tiredly trekked into the gym to take the PSAT. For both 11th and 10th- grade...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

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Is Urban school spirit alive and well?

Is Urban school spirit alive and well?

Griffin Bianchi, Staff Writer

With winning sports teams, one would think The Urban School of San Francisco would be armed to the teeth with fans in blue paint, enthusiastic cheers, and students flocking...  Read More »

December 28, 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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