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Open Mic Night IX
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Open Mic Night IX

By ANEESAH AKBAR Arts & Entertainment Editor Artivism Club returned with the second Open Mic Night of the year, Open Mic Night IX, on Friday, May 12. Artivism’s fusion of artistic expression and political activism leads to a variety of moving performances, such as slam poetry, comedy, dance and speeches. Last week’s show continued this...

Boys Volleyball Loses in First Round of CIF
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Boys Volleyball Loses in First Round of CIF

    sets the ball during the first set, winning 25-20 (M. Chinn) By RUTUJA SABNIS Staff Writer   Boys Volleyball played against San Gabriel in CIF Playoffs and lost 1-3. The opportunity to be able to play in this CIF match was a feat unto itself for these boys; their hard work and dedication...

Boys Varsity Volleyball loses to league contender to Beckman 3-1
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Boys Varsity Volleyball loses to league contender to Beckman 3-1

By LAWRENCE XU Staff Writer Boys Varsity Volleyball lost to Beckman with a score of 3-1 on Tuesday, March 18. Beckman is not an easy opponent to the boys, as they were the PCL champion from the previous year. Initially, the team struggled to coordinate well in both attack and defense, due to  lack of...

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Boys Volleyball achieves close victory against Irvine

By RUTUJA SABNIS Staff Writer Boys Varsity Volleyball won against Irvine with a score of 3-2 last Friday, April 14. With this win, UHS is now 2-3 in League with wins against Northwood and Irvine. The Trojans began strong, winning the first two sets. But then, Irvine made a comeback winning the next two, leaving...

Redesigned Unilympics to return in second semester
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Redesigned Unilympics to return in second semester

By RACHELL CHON Staff Writer Unilympics, the “second semester Spirit Week” that Associated Student Body (ASB) has organized in years prior, is returning from February 6th to 10th with a focus of involving more students and upgrading events. One major change includes the addition of an overarching theme. “This year, although a few things have yet...

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Girls Soccer triumphs over Laguna Beach 3-1

By ANDREW NGUYEN Staff Writer Varsity Girls Soccer triumphed over Laguna Beach High school in a 3-1 win on Tuesday, January 2.  Having lost to Laguna Beach a month prior in a tournament, this game served as a redemption match for the Trojans. In an interview with OC Varsity, Coach Ignacio Cid (Athletics Dept.) noted that...

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Boys Water Polo falls to Woodbridge in final league match

By ANDREW NGUYEN Staff Writer  Varsity Boys Water Polo fell to the Woodbridge in a neck-to-neck game ending in a score of 7-8 on Tuesday, November 1. The game concluded the season within the Pacific Coast League. Within the first half of the game, UHS maintained  a lead going into the second half. In the second half, however, University and...

UHS Presents the Annual Variety Show
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UHS Presents the Annual Variety Show

By LAYANN BASILEH Staff Writer Students displayed their diverse array of talents in this year’s Variety Show in the Big Theatre. There was a multitude of interesting and unique acts, from traditional Chinese dance to song covers sung in various languages. Formerly dubbed The Talent Show, The Variety Show went through the name change in...

Tro-Glo replaces long-established Jersey Jam
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Tro-Glo replaces long-established Jersey Jam

By AKBAR AMIN Staff Writer The Associated Student Body introduced the first ever Tro-Glo dance this school year, replacing the traditional Jersey Jam dance that has taken place at UHS for as long as most staff members can remember. The confusion with the concept of Jersey Jam was a primary reason for its replacement. “People...

2016-2017’s ASB members elected at Election Convention
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2016-2017’s ASB members elected at Election Convention

By JANE HAGEN Copy Editor University High School (UHS) Associated Student Body (ASB) hosted the 25th annual Election Convention. After 4 electoral rounds, the delegates, representing individual homerooms, elected the 2016-2017 ASB staff, on Friday, April 15. The winners, and next year’s ASB leaders, are Andrew Nguyen (Jr.) for President, Dillon Sun (Jr.) for Vice President,...