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French and Chinese students arrive

Caledonia Abbey, Midway Reporter

February 16, 2019

Filed under Briefs, News

Exchange students from Beijing, China, arrived in Chicago on Feb. 8 and from La Rochelle, France, Feb. 9. U-High students will host them until Feb.18. Over the next few days, the exchange students will experience life at U-High,...

Principal search committee seeks resilient candidate

Audrey Matzke, Assistant Editor

February 16, 2019

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By the end of winter quarter, the principal search committee plans to select a top candidate to forward to Director Charlie Abelmann, who will make the final decision. Guided by recent discussions with outside consultants, the 10-pe...

Lab reps attend school diversity conference

Leland Culver, Midway Reporter

February 14, 2019

Filed under Briefs, News

A group of five Lab Schools administrators and one art teacher attended the annual FORUM/Diversity conference hosted by placement agency Carney, Sandoe, and Associates in Philadelphia Jan. 25-26, interviewing potential job can...

Dewey Dance helps fund financial aid

Olivia Griffin, Midway Reporter

February 14, 2019

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To raise money for the school, parents and members of the Lab community will hop into Kovler Gym March 9 for the Dewey Dance wearing their Urkel glasses, “Clueless” costumes, trendy kicks, and other ‘90s apparel. Bel Ca...

MUN individuals win despite team losses

Julian Ingersoll, Midway Reporter

February 14, 2019

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In the two trips to the Boston area in the past three weeks, the U-High Model UN team did not place for team awards at either conference, but individual scoring showed many U-High students placed highly. The team spent the ne...

Debate team produces mixed results

Peter Pu, Midway Reporter

February 14, 2019

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The debate team spent the past two weekends competing with mixed results. At the Maine East Regatta in Park Ridge Feb. 8-9, three novice teams ended up with 3-2, 3-2 and 2-3 records and two varsity teams ended up with 2-3 an...

Discipline board in limbo

Discipline board in limbo

February 12, 2019

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