The Urban Legend

Quarantine Cooking

Orla Meehan, Caboose and Outreach Editor

May 22, 2020

With quarantine canceling our usual lives, we are all looking for new ways to fill our time, and get off the couch. Here is a food haul from members of the Urban community who have been experimenting with the art of cooking. Courtney Rein: Rein, the English Department Chair and an English Teacher...

Inducing isolationism and xenophobia: the effects of nationalism worldwide

Inducing isolationism and xenophobia: the effects of nationalism worldwide

Zella Lezak, Managing Editor of Online

October 30, 2019

Around the world, nationalism is currently on the rise. President Trump is a self-proclaimed nationalist. Brexit, in the United Kingdom, is often attributed to nationalistic ideals. But what is nationalism? What do its different interpretations look like? Where is the future of nationalism headed? ...

Humans of Flik Dining

Flik Employee Jorge Romero in Salkind Center cafeteria.
By Eli Gordon, Managing Editor

Lola McAllister and Eli Gordon

May 1, 2019

In October, 2018, the Urban Legend called on the school community in an editorial to “work together to ensure that gratitude and human connection remain integral elements of our culture” by getting to know people who provide invaluable service to the Urban community but whose contributions often go ov...

New Netflix originals reach an all-time high in viewership

Illustration of Netflix original

Tikloh Bruno-Basaing, Sports Editor

February 27, 2019

Ever since its launch in 1997, the multi-media streaming platform, Netflix, has paved its way toward becoming a media empire, as seen through the company's market capitalization. In 2013, a Netflix share averaged at about $30, whereas now, in 2019, a stock is worth roughly $340. Netflix has run cycles of...

The amazing pets of Urban

Tallula Ricciardi's Cat (Salami)

Sydney Riemer, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

Animals play a significant role in the lives of people all around the world as well as the lives of the Urban students. They are our companions, our best friends and a part of our families, but our pets are often even more unique and amazing than we imagine. Continue reading and you will find fun s...

Inside teacher offices

Inside teacher offices

Lena Bianchi, Design Editor

January 11, 2019

Have you ever wondered what the inside of a teacher’s office looks like? Do their offices match their personalities? Watch this video highlighting a few stories behind Urban teacher offices.

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