Is Urban Educating Us?

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Zachary Ngin, Book Critic

February 5, 2016

Each day at Urban, my peers leave me in awe. They have diverse interests, take advanced classes, speak multiple languages, and hold the future in their palms. They dance so quickly to the rhythm of the school day that they often collide in the stairwell. They have the grace to immediately forgive and for...

Urban School fencing team wins All-City championship

Olivia Morfit, Staff Writer

May 8, 2014

For the first time in the Urban School’s history, the boys fencing team won the All-City Championship on April 19, 2014 at Stuart Hall High School. In fencing, each individual team member’s rank is combined into an overall score for the school. Although Lowell High School won the cumulative ...

Urban students engage in a school-wide game of Assassin

Urban students engage in a school-wide game of Assassin

Cody Siler, Staff Writer

March 24, 2011

For the second year in a row, Urban is engaging in a school-wide game of Assassin. Every student who signed up was assigned a random target in the school on Mar. 14, and the school has been alive with creative assassination attempts ever since. Teresa Bengtsson (’14) says, “I had to trick [my...

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