The student news site of University High in Los Angeles, California
  • Obituary


    Amy Oh, Features Editor

    October 7, 2016

    University High School is mourning the tragic loss of two beloved teachers. English teacher Violeta Ponce passed away from a rare form of cancer,  Adnoid Cystic Carcinoma, on the morning of May 31. Fellow English teacher and journalism adviser Olga Kokino suffered from breast cancer and passed on the morning of Sept. 8.“Both ladies shared the same desire to live their lives to the fullest despite their terminal illnesses,” wrote Maria Lomeli,... READ MORE »»

  • Exercise Your Rights

    Exercise Your Rights


    October 7, 2016

    Cartoon by Clara Vamvulescu Only 45 percent of 46 million eligible voters under 30 participated in the 2012 presidential elections, according to the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement. It is a tragedy that so many are neglecting to exercise their constitutional right to make a difference in this country. Some argue that their one vote won’t matter in the bigger picture.  However, the 1910 election for New York’... READ MORE »»

    Cartoon by Julie Han

  • Teacher Superlatives

    Teacher Superlatives

    Sarah Short, Co-Editor-in-Chief

    May 27, 2016

    Winner of Most Awards (Best Dressed Male, Best Comedian, Motivational Speaker, Most likely to start a rap career, most likely to star in a reality show): Mr. Morgan

  • Gearing up for Prom

    Gearing up for Prom

    Maribel Curiel, Staff Writer

    April 18, 2016

    “Will you go to prom with me?” That is one of the most nerve-wracking questions being asked this month. Yet these days, a simple question is no longer enough. Instead, “promposals” have become increasingly popular. A promposal is an elaborate proposal, usually accompanied by showy signs, flowers, ohh’s and ahh’s, or all of the above, to ask a date to prom. As the years go by, more students are getting creative and thinking outside the box when... READ MORE »»

    Senior Kevin Temena asks senior Sonny Hee Hong to prom with flowers and a sign. Photo courtesy of Maribel Curiel.

  • Uni celebrates Black History Month

    Uni celebrates Black History Month

    Kierra Wiggins, Sports Editor

    March 14, 2016

    Uni celebrated Black History Month during February with many performances, assemblies, and contests. A committee has been working since November planning and scheduling activities that provided all students with opportunities to explore and learn about black history with a focus on science, math and technology. Part 1: Assembly Legrand H Clegg II, a guest speaker and lawyer, was invited to speak on the effect black people have on society.... READ MORE »»

    Photo Illustration by Nelson Gibson

Uni unites to beautify the campus

Melody Fuentes, Staff Writer

Plastic bottles carelessly thrown in the bushes and food containers on walkways are some of the filthy things that people notice around the campus. With such a large campus, it’s almost impossible to constantly keep t...  Read More »

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Teachers learn new tricks on Tuesdays

Sarah Short, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Survey by Wildcat Staff Teachers at University High are getting a new education; however, this implementation has a long way to go. Every other Tuesday, students are dismissed early so teachers can work on professional ...  Read More »

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TOP 3 restaurants to visit

Ashley Ortiz, Staff Writer

It’s after school, and your stomach starts to growl. You can’t decide which restaurant offers the most affordable, convenient, and delicious food. Look no further because there are three great restaurants that are just ste...  Read More »

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  • Manoly’s Bakery wins back reputation October 7, 2016
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@UTownSports Feed

Get to Know Your Athlete

Symfonee Morgan, Staff Writer

Name: Seraj Khan Grade: 12th Sport: varsity football Position: linebacker and tight end Q. How long have you been playing football? A. I’ve been playing football for 7 years since I was 10 years old. Q....  Read More »

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Cross country makes strides

October 7, 2016

Tennis takes over the court

October 7, 2016

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The student news site of University High in Los Angeles, California
The student news site of University High in Los Angeles, California