The Urban Legend

Grandparents and special friends visit Urban

Katherine Weltzien, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015

Friday, November 6th, was Urban’s annual Grandparents and Special Friends Day. This day is an opportunity for Urban students to show extended family members and friends a community that is such a big part of their lives. This year, approximately 150 visitors spent a morning in the life of an Urban...

REVIEW: “Veggie Tales Live! Little Kids Can Do Big Things”

REVIEW: “Veggie Tales Live! Little Kids Can Do Big Things”

Lily Dodd, Staff Writer

November 5, 2015

I have been a huge fan of “Veggie Tales” all my life. I come from an interfaith family, and most of my Christian education has come from the “Veggie Tales” DVDs that my grandma gives me every Christmas. There is really nowhere you can go wrong with animated vegetables that sing about Evangelical Chr...

Urban fall dance video

Urban fall dance video

Marie Bergsund

November 3, 2015  

Use of internet slang sneaks into students’ classrooms

Zoe Meneghetti, Staff Writer

October 20, 2015

R u busy rn? Nah? Then hbu #read this article about the use of internet slang. Today, the way students communicate with each other online and through text messaging is sneaking into their everyday spoken language. According to Nick Cimarusti from USC’s student newspaper, The Daily Trojan “int...

Urban School students continue service throughout the summer

Catherine Silvestri, Staff Writer

October 18, 2015

Summer vacation is a perfect time to have fun, put away school binders, and relax. But this summer, many students in the Urban community continued to work, participating in community service projects. Urban requires students to engage in community service  starting sophomore year. “The overall ob...

Urban School Community Offers Advice for Freshmen

Lily Dodd, Staff Writer

October 15, 2015

As the leaves change (kind of), so doth Urban (dramatically). Yes, Urban, we have a brand new freshman class. That’s 99 baby Blues. Whether we’re sophomores, juniors, seniors, faculty or staff members, or even Justin from 1428 Haight, we’ve all been freshmen once. And we all have a little bit of...

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