Youth civic engagement is vital to the success of our political system

San Francisco County Youth Commission Meeting

Sophia Vahanvaty, Editor-in-Chief of Newspaper

November 16, 2017

Though it may seem that youth are voiceless until they have the right to vote, there are many ways to get involved, learn more about local politics or make one’s views on local issues heard and acknowledged. In fact, many of the issues that affect students the most, such as public transportatio...

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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