The Urban Legend

Humans of Flik Dining

Humans of Flik Dining

Lola McAllister and Eli Gordon

May 1, 2019


Filed under Features, Online Exclusive

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

New Netflix originals reach an all-time high in viewership

Tikloh Bruno-Basaing, Sports Editor

February 27, 2019


Filed under Arts and Culture, Online Exclusive

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...

2018: A year of developments for the #MeToo movement

2018: A year of developments for the #MeToo movement

Zella Lezak, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019


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“[The #MeToo movement] started a conversation,” said Shafia Zaloom, Urban Health Teacher. “I think that it is a great example of how social media can be used in constructive and productive ways to create a sense of solidarity amongst people who before may have been silenced.” 2018 was filled wi...

The amazing pets of Urban

The amazing pets of Urban

Sydney Riemer, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Arts and Culture, Online Exclusive, Top Stories

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


Filed under Features, Online Exclusive, Podcasts and Videos

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.

Passage of Prop C may not be enough to solve SF homelessness crisis

Passage of Prop C may not be enough to solve SF homelessness crisis

Loki Olin, Features Editor

December 20, 2018


Filed under Features, Online Exclusive, Top Stories

San Francisco’s wealthiest citizens represent the peak of American prosperity. In fact, becoming a member of San Francisco’s top one percent requires a higher annual income than any other city in the United States. An attractive destination for business owners and entrepreneurs alike, San Franci...

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