Category: Clubs

Soviets in Space?

Arguably the weirdest dance in C-U history will be held by the Habitat of Humanity Club on Saturday, Jan. 28 in the commons of Urbana High School The theme will be Soviets in Space. Why, you may ask? According to…

Appreciate the Dead

Yvonne Alvarez-Cortes, Spanish teacher at UHS, celebrates Day of the Dead, despite the fact that her parents did not do much for the holiday. She learned the customs from traveling to Mexico and teaching her students about the holiday. This celebration…

Class Color Day Disaster

Every year Urbana High School goes all out for Spirit Week.  The students at UHS assign a day of the week for class color day because the school no longer endorses it. This is all because the Class of 2014…

Is FFA Cursed?

Urbana High School’s Future Farmers of America, or FFA, has been having trouble with animals.   Michael Gourley doesn’t remember too many details about last year’s homecoming pep assembly, but he does remember witnessing the goat relieving herself.   FFA…

Float Building Recap: Senior Sweep

“They’ve won since freshman year, and they’re gonna win again this year since they’re so good.” says freshman Mackenzie Pohlmann-Rucker, predicting the Class of 2017 as the winners of this year’s “Out of This World” themed float building.   When Assistant…

No Parade? No Problem!

Minutes before its planned start time, Superintendent Donald D. Owen tweeted out, “Due to the continuing rain, the UHS Homecoming Parade has been cancelled.”   Meant to run after the pep assembly, the homecoming parade was cancelled due to issues…