What is Critical Race Theory?

As of recently, over 13 states in the US have banned the teaching and education of Critical Race Theory in schools. Teachers who welcome gatherings in support of these views have been fired immediately, and more and more law officials around the country have been bringing the issues to court. But what is critical race theory? And how does this affect people across the country … Continue reading What is Critical Race Theory?

The Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympic Games are a significant global multi-sport event held once every four years for sports practiced on snow and ice. There are many competitions, including alpine skiing, speed skating, skeleton, curling, and even more. These events are held in major world hubs, with this year’s being hosted in Beijing, China. The Winter Olympics have a long and varied history full of scandals and … Continue reading The Winter Olympics

The Urbandale High School Weight Lifting Program

 Urbandale High School is very dedicated to the school’s athletics and has recently added a weightlifting program to the school to better the athletes. Urbandale has built a brand new weight room along with the program to better the equipment along with the athletes. Urbandale also offers the program as a class so kids in and out of sports can lift and improve themselves. One … Continue reading The Urbandale High School Weight Lifting Program

Urban Grill

Name Sully sheil Date 01/26/22 The urban grill is a restaurant located at 3651 86th St, Urbandale Iowa. The urban grill is a restaurant that is a part of a small chain of restaurants. It is owned by Dave Thompson and will soon be owned by Chad Thomspon.   The food at the urban grill is specially prepared by the cooks. It is made the time … Continue reading Urban Grill

Covid Surges Impacting Schools

Almedina Omerovic The Covid-19 Pandemic has made a drastic impact on the schools and the new surges aren’t helping.  Covid-19 is an infectious disease that is spreading like wildfire all over the world.  The pandemic has made a great impact all over the world, from loss of jobs, the increasing numbers of deaths, and especially schooling. As 2022 begins, the new surges of Covid-19 is … Continue reading Covid Surges Impacting Schools

Taliban in Afghanistan

Afghanistan is a beautiful country known for its famous historical sights located in the midst of Central and South Asia. It has rough terrain with landlocked mountains. It is also home to more than two-thousand-year-old statues. The beautiful water bodies and a very old and important history make it one of the many major countries around the globe. Although, the current situations in Afghanistan are … Continue reading Taliban in Afghanistan

Getting to know Mrs. Gyure

Melissa Gyrue is an Urbandale Highschool teacher who teaches Spanish and Cultural Issues. In her free time she enjoys decorating cakes, traveling, and learning new things. She cares deeply about her students and makes her classroom an educational and fun place to learn. Mrs. Gyure would define herself as many things, but one thing that she hears a lot is that she is organized, fun, … Continue reading Getting to know Mrs. Gyure

Show Choir Department

By: Almedina Omerovic Urbandale High School is known for the many activities students participate in.  One popular activity is Show Choir.  Show Choir at Urbandale is available to people anywhere from 7th grade to 12th grade.  There are 3 different Show Choir groups at Urbandale.  Pizzazz is the middle school group for the 7th and 8th graders.  They have 2 high school groups, Vitality and … Continue reading Show Choir Department