The Urban Legend

Top Picks of the 2017 Academy Awards Nominees

August Ackley

April 3, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

Intro: 2017 was an exceptional year for movies that explored themes of identity, societal structures, and relationships. There were comedies like “The Big Sick,” dramas like “I, Tonya,” and animated movies like “Coco,” many of which were nominated for Academy Awards such as Best Director, ...

Inquiry or Accusation: Recent administrative approach to Urban’s party culture

Inquiry or Accusation: Recent administrative approach to Urban’s party culture

Lily Daniel, EIC, Caboose

April 3, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

When Heidi* was called into an Urban School faculty member’s office last September, she thought what had been a night of harmless fun was about to have a consequence. She had held a party over the summer and was asked to meet with a dean after rumors had been circulating regarding the health of another...

Winter Art Show graces Urban walls with a night of wonder

Winter Art Show graces Urban walls with a night of wonder

Kian Nassre, Editor In Chief, Visuals

April 3, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Photos

Ten weeks of artistic processes, countless hours of dedicated work and eternities of thought produce the annual tradition of the Winter Art Show. The yearly display is the culmination of the Advanced Art Seminar, a seniors-only arts class run by Visual Arts teacher Jennifer Starkweather. Once students...

What is our generation name?

Ana Gorski, Editor of Arts and Culture

March 28, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

Following Generation X and Y, the name Generation Z is so nondescript and bland in comparison to the Greatest Generation or even the Baby Boomers. Although the current study body is apart of Generation Z, which ranges from the 1990s to the early 2000s, the name fails to properly characterize the bread...

Urban Legend Crossword: Colorful Characters

Urban Legend Crossword: Colorful Characters

Kian Nassre, Editor In Chief, Visuals

March 28, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Top Stories

Clues Answers   Are you sure you want to look at the answers?   Are you 100% certain?   You gotta be sure before you look at them, so are you?   Last chance, all spoilers are on you now. ...

“Love Panel” contributes to diversification of love at Urban

Loki Olin

February 28, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

Behind the candy grams and raffles of Love Week lies a serious question which Peer Resource has brought to the forefront of students’ minds through their organization of the Love Panel: What does it mean to love? At lunch on Tuesday, nine Urban teachers shared personal advice and experiences of love ...

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