U-High Midway

Madeline Welch
Madeline Welch is the opinion editor. She began as a staff reporter in 2018-19 when she was a junior.


2020 Illinois Journalism Education Association:
Best COVID-19 Coverage (special category), first place, Coronavirus delays Chinese exchange trip
Best Staff Editorial, first place, Identity clubs need our help to thrive
Best Sports Feature Story, second place, Refereeing done right: Student, teacher collaborate over calling signals

Madeline Welch, Opinion Editor

May 10, 2020
U-Highlights staff determined to finish yearbook remotely (Story)
May 01, 2020
DEI assistant director hiring process halted (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
Your guide to the upcoming Student Council elections (Story)
Apr 15, 2020
The right riff: Kara Tao sets big goals for her future in piano (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
WiSTEM wins $10,000 at College New Venture Challenge (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Refereeing done right: Student, teacher collaborate over calling signals (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Family of Mac Miller releases posthumous album “Circles” (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
Coronavirus delays Chinese exchange trip (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
Martin Luther King assembly explores “Black is more than a word” (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Instagram hiding ‘likes’ limits online comparison (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
Karate world champion embodies focus, hard work (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
More than a meal: The diversity of Chicago eats (Story/Media)
Nov 04, 2019
Charms for Champions fundraises for Comer Children’s Hospital (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Fairies, lovers unite for comedy (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
10 teachers, administrators join U-High (Story)
Jun 03, 2019
Students continue to stand with Bobo-Jones (Story/Media)
May 06, 2019
PHOTOS: Lab Arts celebrates student art (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Middle school and U-High band perform challenging program (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
Too few fielders (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
To prevent tragedy, add mental health education (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Chilling out: Most students spent cold days relaxing (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Asian Students Association to host Lunar New Year celebration (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Students practice emergency protocol (Story)
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Madeline Welch