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Rejected: how Urban seniors react to college decisions

Rejected: how Urban seniors react to college decisions

February 11, 2020

As Urban seniors finish up their college applications, the stress of being rejected or accepted to their dream schools sets in. Many students who applied Early Decision and Early Action have already heard back from their schools, and some of them have not been accepted. While the majority of Urban students...

US Air Raid Slays Qasem Soleimani

Ian Ryan, Caboose Editor

February 2, 2020

On January 3, 2020, Qasem Soleimani was killed by an American military airstrike. The U.S. blames Soleimani for orchestrating attacks on coalition bases in Iraq in recent months, including an attack on December 27 that culminated in the deaths of an American contractor and Iraqi personnel. Soleimani...

Investment Club Works to Better Represent Urban Values

Callum Yeaman, Staff Writer

February 1, 2020

From the first time I heard about the Investment Club, a student-run club that manages a small fortune of just under 130,000 dollars, I have been skeptical about what the Investment Club entails, and have found myself wondering what the Lunchtime club is investing in under Urban’s name. Although many...

Freshman skaters ollie over bad vibes

Freshman skaters ollie over bad vibes

December 9, 2019

This fall, Urban’s garage has experienced a dramatic change. Once barely populated by bikes and the occasional scooter, it’s been taken over by precariously placed skateboards. Three of the freshmen skaters partially responsible for this transformation share their thoughts below: Favorite trick: Jeremiah...

PG&E cuts power in parts of the Bay Area

PG&E cuts power in parts of the Bay Area

Mira Chandriani, Staff Writer

December 1, 2019

Recent dry and windy conditions in the Bay Area have led to PG&E cutting power to millions of people. Since mid-October, there have been multiple fires in the Bay Area, ranging from smaller fires that were quickly contained to the relatively large Kincade fire. “It was a little scary because [a]...

Urban recognizes M&Ms on Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Urban recognizes M&Ms on Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Sophia Gibson, Staff Writer

November 27, 2019

On October 14, 2019, The Urban School of San Francisco gathered together in an all-school meeting and celebrated National M&M Day. Even though the state of California recognized that day as Indigenous Peoples’ Day, the holiday was not mentioned, other than a dedicated minute of silence at the end...

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