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Senior pranks let school down

Diego Lopez, Staff Writer
May 18, 2017 • 629 views
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   The Urban School of San Francisco suffers from senior pranks that don't appeal to the entire student body. The senior class is restricted by rules enforced by the Head of Student Life, Charlotte Worsley. The pranks must be approved by Worsley as well as Dawn Jefferson, the 11th/12th Grade Dean, and H...

Nationalism and globalism will define the political landscape

Cole Palmer, Staff Writer
May 18, 2017 • 120 views
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"These fissures opening up in the political establishment are endemic of a system organized around an outmoded principle: the left/right dichotomy."

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EDITORIAL: Career Services Could Expand Urban’s Horizons

Jack Cogen, Staff Writer
May 18, 2017 • 189 views
Filed under Opinions, Staff Editorial

One of the Urban School’s core values states that “learning extends beyond the classroom to instill in students a sense of mission and purpose as citizens of the larger community and world.” Urban reinforces this mission with the Service Learning program, an effective way to involve students with v...

An annoying sophomore’s take on his “favorite” Urban classes

Kian Nassre, staff writer
May 18, 2017 • 138 views
Filed under Arts and Culture, Humor, Staff, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Computer Science 1 & 2 My name for it: there are 10 types of people in this world, people who get binary and people who don’t. Computer Science is rather hard to explain, so I will define some of the terms that you may run into. Recursion: If someone says “you’re dumb,” then takes it...

What happens if you Google crazy state laws

What happens if you Google crazy state laws

Kian Nassre, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017 • 448 views
Filed under Features, Humor, Photos, Top Stories

It all began when I heard something bizarre on an old episode of Bones: apparently premarital sex is illegal in Virginia. My first thought was no way. There is no way that in the 21st century, the state of Virginia does not allow premarital sex. So I did what any curious teenager would do when they...

EDITORIAL

April 24, 2017 • 202 views
Filed under Opinions, Staff Editorial

Our school campus is not our bedroom. It’s a simple truth, but a worthwhile reminder. All too often, Urban students walk into class to find a mess of food packaging, crumbs, uncapped pens and paper scraps. The sights and smells are particularly unpleasant following large club meetings and popular forums...

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