U-High Midway

Peter Pu
Peter Pu joined the Midway as a freshman during the 2018-19 school year, and has served as assistant editor, arts co-editor and now as news editor. Peter enjoys writing and editing news stories and reading features. Outside of journalism, Peter studies math and biology, plays tennis, and plays the cello.


2019 Journalism Education Association National Student Media Contests, Washington, D.C.: Superior, news editing/headline writing/current events


Peter Pu, News Editor

Jan 13, 2021
Assembly honors Martin Luther King Jr., emphasizes active activism (Story)
Jan 07, 2021
Discussions, reactions, relaxing activities fill school day after Capitol insurrection (Story)
Dec 16, 2020
Even with vaccine, coronavirus is here to stay (Story)
Dec 05, 2020
Diversity Advisory Committee to take student input in open forum (Story)
Nov 20, 2020
SET seeks student submissions for virtual production (Story)
Oct 30, 2020
Parent-teacher conferences to span 3 days of November (Media)
Oct 29, 2020
Students to finally receive course materials after delays (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
Planning committee fundraises for prom in June (Media)
Oct 22, 2020
Search Advisory Committee establishes qualifications for next director (Story)
Oct 20, 2020
Juniors and seniors tackle college applications amid pandemic (Story)
Oct 15, 2020
Sophomores and juniors participate in optional standardized test (Media)
Oct 13, 2020
Applications open for student voice on diversity committee (Media)
Oct 08, 2020
Lab kindergartener class’ Breonna Taylor memorial defaced (Story)
Oct 07, 2020
BRAVE committee invites new members to join, address diversity, equity and inclusion (Media)
Oct 06, 2020
New Midway editors, positions selected (Media)
Sep 09, 2020
Curbside pickup available for course materials, yearbooks (Story)
Jun 09, 2020
Lab administration, faculty draft plans for learning in 2020-21 school year (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
Lab community protests police brutality, racism throughout Chicago (Story)
May 28, 2020
Cap and Gown: Seniors take unique graduation photos to compensate for postponement (Story)
May 26, 2020
Students adapt summer plans, find new opportunities during social distancing (Story)
May 18, 2020
Back at it: Magill will draw on Lab experience during interim year (Story)
May 04, 2020
Legacy of action: The Kent State shooting, 50 years later (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
Teams continue workouts despite postseason uncertainty (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
May Project to go forward under stay-at-home order (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Singers score high at district contest (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Here’s how COVID-19 is affecting Lab students (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Artsfest provides time for creativity, relaxation (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Art, music, fun abound at Art in the Dark (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
S.E.T. to present works written, directed by students (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Students take survey to determine characteristics of success (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
Midway website receives national honor (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Ouroboros Review publishes first issue (Media)
Jan 24, 2020
Swipe and scroll (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
Coyote sighted on Kenwood Mall (Story)
Dec 13, 2019
Novice debate teams find early success (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
CLIMATE CRISIS: How teachers plan to address the generation’s hottest issue (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
Strategic framework outlines priorities for Lab future (Story)
Nov 04, 2019
Campus sound show provides new art experience (Story/Media)
Oct 08, 2019
Decision on Bobo-Jones arbitration expected by end of 2019 (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Students covering students: Generation Z stands together on climate (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Sophomores find meaning in service at retreat (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
New and veteran clubs advertise to attract members (Story)
May 20, 2019
Rites of May offers community, chance for fun (Story/Media)
Apr 24, 2019
Workshops help break cycle (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Debate season comes to end for varsity, JV (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
Debate team produces mixed results (Story)
Feb 08, 2019
Lab community celebrates Lunar New Year (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Speaker discusses slavery, food at keynote (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
Gmail will replace existing Webmail (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Debate visits Iowa, New Trier, Michigan (Story)
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