U-High Midway

Statue to stay in library — when not rolling around

Leah Emanuel, arts editor

November 16, 2017

Filed under News

The bust of John Dewey will officially be moved from the English office to the Pritzker Traubert Family High School Library, and through requests, will be able to move to a new place in the school for a minimum of one week. The...

Clubs unite to respond to international crises

Katerina Lopez, Midway Reporter

October 12, 2017

Filed under Briefs, News

School clubs are coming together to respond to international crises. Refugee Club and SCAN Club started the school year by calling Illinois’ two U.S. senators, Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, on Sept. 29 to protest a bill...

Freshman Student Council reps elected

Max Garfinkel, Midway Reporter

October 12, 2017

Filed under Briefs, News

On Sept. 26 the candidates gave their speeches, and on Sept. 28 the Freshman Class chose their Student Council members. Joshua Ravichandran is the freshman president, Sara Thomas is vice president, and Noor Asad and Destiney Wil...

Students leave early from Homecoming

Katerina Lopez, Midway Reporter

October 12, 2017

Filed under Briefs, News

The Homecoming Dance ended earlier than scheduled Oct. 7, with concerned teachers and administration stepping in to stop the music for the safety of students due to excessive jumping and moshing on the dance floor. The turno...

Title IX coordinator here to protect students

Jacob Posner, Features Editor

October 12, 2017

Filed under News

Lab has established a position devoted to student wellness and gender-based protection. The new wellness and Title IX coordinator, Elizabeth Noel — a lawyer with a nursing background — is here to prevent sexual misconduc...

Diversity changes direction under Abelmann leadership

Emma Trone, Sports Editor

October 12, 2017

Filed under News

An administrative vacancy has prompted a discussion about who should be responsible for diversity, equity and inclusion programs at Lab. Ken Garcia-Gonzalez departed the role of director of diversity, equity and inclusion Sept. 1...

Photo: Spirit Assembly

Photo: Spirit Assembly

September 8, 2017

New council will advise principal on student opinions

Iván beck, Midway Reporter

September 8, 2017

Filed under News

The members of the Principal’s Advisory Council, a group of students that will work during the upcoming school year alongside Principal Stephanie Weber, will commence work soon. The group includes class vice presidents and additiona...

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