U-High Midway

Jacob Posner
I first joined the Midway during the spring quarter of my freshman year in the Accelerated Beginning Journalism program. Since then I have served as a reporter, assistant editor and  features editor. My favorite aspects of journalism are writing, learning about people and seeing my ideas through to publication. It’s very satisfying to think of an idea, and then, after weeks of hard work, see it appear in the Midway. My favorite story to work on was “Finding Faith” because I got to learn about worldviews very different from my own. In addition to working for the Midway, I am also involved in theater, the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra’s Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Chicago Youth Journal of Science.

Jacob Posner, Editor-in-Chief

Nov 15, 2018
Community reacts: Lab’s sexual education must evolve to match student realities (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Freshmen discover community in identity clubs (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
80 members of Lab community present at open meeting (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Weighted Words (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Survey results highlight need for change (Story)
Sep 15, 2018
Spirited, whole-day event marks reopening of Jackman Field (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
11 new faculty and staff members join U-High (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Lab’s new food-service provider is here for a year (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Editors promise an in-depth, relevant Midway (Story)
May 29, 2018
11 non-high school faculty, staff leaving Lab (Story)
May 29, 2018
Parents: Tell your kids to find a college they love (Story)
May 29, 2018
‘Fortnite’ draws non-gamers, entering mainstream (Story)
May 09, 2018
South Side’s next chapter: Obama Presidential Center (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
Trapped in an ideological box (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Arguing way to the top, debate duo achieves historic U-High success (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Art allows self discovery, confidence (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
Students miss less school than teachers say they do (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
1968 Milestones (Story)
Dec 14, 2017
Student Council proposes sports to count for P.E. (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Allergies shouldn’t restrict chance for new experiences (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Title IX coordinator here to protect students (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Freshman class is largest ever (Story)
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