Archive for 'Features'
Posted on 29. Oct, 2013 by Ella Koscher.
Ever since their single hit “Thrift Shop,” Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have caught America’s attention. In the national tour for their new album The Heist, the two will be making a stop in Columbus on Nov. 6. They will perform at the Schottenstein Center, showing off their popular hip-hop/rap album.
Yeezus is the name of the [...]
Posted on 25. Oct, 2013 by Melanie Terez.
J.K. Rowling returns to the wizarding world since finishing the Harry Potter series
By Melanie Terez, ‘14
The consequences of our actions are always so complicated, so diverse, that predicting the future is a very difficult business indeed,” fictional Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry headmaster Albus Dumbledore said in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Prisoner [...]
Posted on 25. Oct, 2013 by Grace Moody.
Upper Arlington collaborates on art project for local display
By Grace Moody, ‘14
What began last year as just another art assignment for Alicia McGinty’s Designing with Materials classes has turned into a long-term, community-wide project. Students across the district are collaborating to create fabric panels that artistically show what Upper Arlington means to them. When completed, [...]
Posted on 01. Oct, 2013 by Kimmy Sullivan.
As the school year progresses, students work to balance academics and extracurriculars
By Kimmy Sullivan, ‘15
As autumn approaches, students begin to participate in a plethora of time-consuming sports and activities. From soccer practice to choir rehearsal to debate team, 24 hours is hardly enough time to get everything done. When extracurriculars are combined with already overwhelming [...]
Posted on 27. Sep, 2013 by Melanie Terez.
Bear Guides roll out a black and gold carpet for freshmen
By Melanie Terez, 14
It was a sweltering hot day on Aug. 20 when over 400 freshmen made their first of many pilgrimages to UAHS. Upperclassmen “Bear Guides” in black T-shirts stood by, ready to assist bewildered students and lead them in peer-to-peer bonding activities.
This new [...]
Posted on 24. Sep, 2013 by Grace Moody.
Cycling team finishes first season of racing, shares goals for upcoming months
by Grace Moody, ‘14
Last April, shortly after junior Andrew Lee brought his love of cycling to the high school, five students who expressed interest in competitive cycling came together to make a junior cycling team. Golden Bear jerseys, a club adviser, two USA Cycling [...]