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“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 ...

10 thoughts I had while watching Urban’s production of Neutral Hero

10 thoughts I had while watching Urban’s production of Neutral Hero

Tallula Ricciardi, Head of Copy Editing

February 23, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Top Stories

Richard Maxwell’s Neutral Hero is described by student dramateur Zachary Ngin as a show that “defies summary. Most characters are nameless, most scenes placeless. It is difficult to say what it’s about, who wants what and why.” During Tuesday’s free preview of the performance, I kept Ngin’s ...

A Gal Full of Confidence and Peanut Butter

Katherine Weltzein

February 6, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

My family likes to sing German drinking songs after dinner. When my grandparents come to visit, we eat lots of schnitzel then we sing, discuss history, and share family gossip. Growing up, food was nourishing and delicious, but more than anything, it was a tool to bring my family together. However,...

Exploring San Francisco: one art exhibit at a time

Exploring San Francisco: one art exhibit at a time

Zoe Lusk

February 6, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

   With over 50 diverse museums within the city, San Francisco has so many different museums and exhibits that it can sometimes be overwhelming to choose which ones to go to. We’re lucky to live in a city that offers us so many opportunities to see and experience different and interesting artwork. Throug...

Students New Year’s resolutions for 2018

Tikloh Bruno Basaing, Sports Editor

January 30, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

YUDI FENG ‘20 My New Year’s resolution is to be more present in my family, regarding spending more time with my mom and my brothers. This means for me to spend less time alone in my room and to spend more time in the family areas in my house. I’m just going to try to do my normal everyday stuff...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Review: A new take on an old formula

Jack Cogen, Editor, Opinions

January 23, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

Warning: this review will attempt to spoil as little as possible of Episode VIII, but will spoil most of the previous films in the series.   “Let the past die; kill it if you have to.” Kylo Ren’s line in the trailer for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi is emblematic not only of the t...

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