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U-High Midway

The Student News Site of University of Chicago Laboratory High School

U-High Midway

Zara Siddique

Zara Siddique, Sports & Leisure Editor

Zara Siddique is a member of the Class of 2024 and serves as the sports and leisure editor. She joined the journalism family in the 2021-22 school year as a sophomore. Her favorite part of journalism is getting to meet new people. Her favorite story she has written is “Qatar sparks controversy as World Cup host.” Outside of journalism, she enjoys playing tennis, reading and listening to music.

Awards:

2023 Journalism Education Association National Student Media Contests, San Francisco convention: Superior, commentary writing

All content by Zara Siddique
CLASSROOM CLIMATE. Holly Johnston teaches Modern World Religions. Ms. Johnston adapted her classroom to support students better.

In response to data, teachers modify classrooms

Zara Siddique, Sports & Leisure Editor
November 14, 2023
Head coach Lisa Kirchhoff and senior captain Santana Romero attentively listen to a comment during a team huddle at the Dig Pink game.

Dig Pink brings together community

Zara Siddique, Sports and Leisure Editor
October 26, 2023
In the Sundrip café, a vegan restaurant new to Hyde Park, an employee works at the cashier. This is Sundrips second location at 1109 East 55th Street.

New vegan eatery offers haven, health

Zara Siddique, Sports & Leisure Editor
October 13, 2023
Five former U-High athletes will be inducted into the Lab Athletics Hall of Fame on Oct. 14. The reception and ceremony will take place for its fifth year in Upper Kovler gym at 6 p.m.

Athletics hall of fame to honor 5 alumni athletes

Zara Siddique, Sports & Leisure Editor
September 26, 2023
Seniors Peter Cox and Jay Molony work together to build a go-kart for their groups May Project.

May Projects prompt creative exploration

Zara Siddique, Sports and Leisure Editor
May 24, 2023
Thirteen members of the Midway received awards from the Scholastic Press Association of Chicago for their work in writing, photograph, online, and multimedia categories.

Midway staff receive citywide recognition

Zara Siddique, Audience and Engagement Manager
March 31, 2023
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REWARDING WRITING. Sasha Watson listens to a classmate talk about a writing assignment in the library classroom. Sasha is an avid writer, serving as the editor-in-chief of Renaissance Literary Board and using writing as a way to reflect on her life.

Junior uses writing to reflect, grow

Zara Siddique, Audience Engagement Manager
February 20, 2023
Audience Engagement Manager Zara Siddique argues that many TikTok trends use various forms of editing to create unrealistic, harmful norms and standards.

TikTok promotes unhealthy trends

Zara Siddique, Audience Engagement Manager
February 16, 2023
Neymar: the Perfect Chaos reveals a sad side of the Brazilian soccer players life.

Mini-series tells multi-faceted story of soccer star

Zara Siddique, Audience Engagement Manager
December 5, 2022

Qatar sparks controversy as World Cup host

Zara Siddique, Audience Engagement Manager
November 8, 2022
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[Photo] Indoor activities provide cure for rainy day boredom

Mia Lipson, Zara Siddique, Reporters
June 2, 2022
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