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Photo: Homecoming week
  • Community members attend free expression conference October 9, 2019
  • New clubs cater to a variety of interests October 9, 2019
  • IDs of parents, certain students possess after-hours privileges October 8, 2019
  • Sophomores find meaning in service at retreat September 24, 2019
  • Renaissance magazine from 2018-19 mailed home September 24, 2019
  • Student Council organizes “Glow-up” Spirit Week September 23, 2019
  • Lab students participate in Global Climate strike in Chicago September 20, 2019
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Mobile mindfulness
A whole new headspace
Undefeated & close-knit

Undefeated & close-knit

October 9, 2019

More than $1,000 raised for Dig Pink

More than $1,000 raised for Dig Pink

October 1, 2019

New Hall of Fame to honor significant athletic contribution

New Hall of Fame to honor significant athletic contribution

September 24, 2019

Junior kayaks around Superior over summer

Junior kayaks around Superior over summer

September 6, 2019

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Crushing Cost of College

Crushing Cost of College

May 14, 2019

Students seeking financial aid for college must begin to consider the long-term costs to credit and other opportunities. The burden is so damaging that presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has now called for student debt relief, hoping it will boost her campaign.

Too Hot to Handle

Too Hot to Handle

April 24, 2019

According to NPR/Ipsos, more than 80% of parents in the U.S. support teaching about climate change. As it becomes a leading issue, millennials and Gen Z confront climate change, begin to advocate for education and political action.

Podcast: The Bubble

Podcast: The Bubble

April 16, 2019

“Honoring diversity” are the final two words of Lab’s mission statement. But what does that diversity look like in our halls and classrooms? Through “The Bubble,” we explore the nuances of what it means to be in a community that doesn’t reflect society at large, for better or for worse.

Not straight, not seen

Not straight, not seen

March 25, 2019

According to the wellness survey administered last spring, about 17 percent of male students at U-High reported romantic attraction for more than just members of the opposite gender or no sexual or romantic feelings. Yet only a small number feel comfortable being out to the wider community.

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Chappelle vs. Burr

Chappelle vs. Burr

October 9, 2019

“Paper Tiger” and “Sticks and Stones” are two very different stand-up specials by two very different...

Fairies, lovers unite for comedy

Fairies, lovers unite for comedy

October 9, 2019

Crew members bustle around the stage for final preparations before the scene begins. Actors get in place...

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The Student News Site of University of Chicago Laboratory High School