Revising Senate Constitution and By Laws

Nick Honzel, Reporter

November 22, 2016

No matter who you are, Senate has affected you in some way, whether it be their involvement in Prom, Homecoming, or the Prospective Student Open House. But, for the first time since January of 2001, Senate is about to undergo a ma...

Physics students turned engineers

Brett Drake, Reporter

May 4, 2016

Though nothing new to the program, the annual hype around research projects in physics is something teacher Luke Luginbuhl looks forward to.  However, he admits this year’s students have shattered his expectations. “I’ve ...

“WYSE” ones back at it

Noah Walker, Reporter

April 28, 2016

The WYSE team completed its 20th consecutive year qualifying for the WYSE academic state championship. Not only did the team keep the trend going, they took home the first place trophy marking their third state championship in fou...

Ful-Bright future

Patrick Deneen, Reporter

April 25, 2016

Twelve years ago, U-High basketball player Andrew “Gametime” McDowell knew his ultimate career goal. “Coaching at U-High has always been a goal of mine, but I didn’t think I would happen this quickly,” McDowell said. He...

10 months and still no budget

Christian Prenzler, Reporter

April 6, 2016

The lack of clarity on available funds has state institutions skittish. ISU is unsure how much funding they will receive for 2015 and 2016, leaving U-High’s administration unsure how much funding will come from ISU. “About...

First-time voters turn out at the polls

Christian Prenzler, Reporter

March 22, 2016

Moving their clocks ahead wasn’t the only shift students made last week. Almost 200 made a shift towards adulthood as they cast their votes in the Illinois primary for the first time. “It was organized and simple. They make ev...

Day of the Toupee

Day of the Toupee

March 17, 2016

Calling all acts

Brian Fry, Reporter

February 23, 2016

Stand up comedy, dance, musical groups, or spoken word performances are just a handful of the acts Pioneer Palooza is looking for this year. “We are looking for all types of groups,” student senate sponsor Hannah Fole...

Shucking the Corn Belt

Jay Burton, Reporter

February 18, 2016

U-High announced that it will be departing the conference it helped create back in 1950 to join the Central State Eight. The departure of Mahomet and Eureka have already left two vacancies in the Corn Belt conference; U-High’s...

New couches, same rules

Brett Drake, Reporter

February 16, 2016

If you take a walk through the U-High lounge, you may notice a group of seniors piled on top of each other. What brings them so close is not their bond, it’s what they’re piled on top of: new couches. Replacing the couch...

Age is but a number

Age is but a number

January 27, 2016