Inside Investment Club

Emma Draisin, Editor-in-Chief, Newspaper

February 6, 2018

Every Monday at lunch, a group of Urban students gather and discuss investment strategies to manage a fund valued at more than 100,000 dollars. Urban Investment Club, as the group is called, operates under-the-radar from the general student body, with it’s proceedings unknown to those outside of the...

New Urban School shark club takes on global issue of shark mistreatment and unsustainable fishing

New Urban School shark club takes on global issue of shark mistreatment and unsustainable fishing

Ilana Brandstetter, Staff Writer

May 30, 2013

SHARKS: the words behind the acronym are still up to interpretation, but after an initial meeting on March 25, a new club at Urban has gotten off to a strong start. Emily Miller (’15) created SHARKS with the intention of increasing student awareness about the endangerment and mistreatment of sharks....

Urban’s White Privilege Awareness club drafts newsletter to spread understanding

Olive Lopez, Staff Writer

May 30, 2013

White Privilege Awareness, an Urban club, is launching an outreach project at Urban that will include a newsletter, set to launch in June. Mabel Taylor (’14), the leader of WPA, said she wants ”to ground the club in facts.” The purpose of the club is not to prove whether or not white privilege...

Chess club leads a recreational revolution among Urban students

Chess club leads a recreational revolution among Urban students

Jonathan Baer, Staff Writer

April 10, 2013

Zach Thomson (’13) patiently waits until Cody Siler (’13) moves his knight, then pounces with his queen and jolts back in his chair with a wide grid. “Checkmate!” he yells. With the arrival of spring and clearer weather, students are now flocking to Urban’s garden to do more than just eat...

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