REVIEW: Gia Coppola’s “Palo Alto” depicts dramatic, dark side of suburban adolescene

REVIEW: Gia Coppola’s “Palo Alto” depicts dramatic, dark side of suburban adolescene

Niki King Fredel, Staff Writer

June 5, 2014

If being a teenager is marked by drama and exaggeration, the movie “Palo Alto”depicts it well. “Palo Alto”is directed by Gia Coppola and based on short... READ MORE »

Urban School swim team ends season on high note, finally has fans for support

Olivia Morfit, Staff Writer

The cheering fans were audible from the street as the Urban swim team earned a victory in their last meet of the season. The Blues swam hard against Drew School on May 7 at...  Read More »

May 22, 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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Commander-in-chief’s fashion style a first, or a flub?

Olive Lopez, Staff Writer

Barack Obama, president of the United States of America, leader of the free world, has been seen – gasp - sporting “mom jeans” at various sporting events. Mom jeans...  Read More »

June 5, 2014 • 0 comments

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GALLERY: Urban’s Stone Carving class creates elegant sculptures out of an unforgiving medium

Olive Lopez, Staff Writer

Stone Carving has traditionally been an 11-week, Urban Advanced Studies (UAS) course taught by art teacher Kate Randall every spring. Next year, it will be taught during both...  Read More »

June 6, 2014 • 0 comments

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OPINION: Is prom worth all the “prama”?

Hannah Berk, Staff Writer

Students hear about prom from the beginning of their tweens. They fantasize about having the perfect date and judge hundreds of prom outfits that they see in the magazines...  Read More »

June 5, 2014 • 0 comments

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