Alumni

Marcus Montaño (’12) Launches the “Get Out of Town Scholarship” to Help UHS Students See the World

Marcus Montaño (’12) Launches the “Get Out of Town Scholarship” to Help UHS Students See the World

May 31, 2017 at 10:44 am 0 comments

On Friday, May 19th, Marcus Montaño (’12) delivered a scholarship check for $1,600 to UHS sophomore Chao Angela Nachampassak to pay for her participation in a summer program at Georgetown University. The gift was the first awarded through the Get Out of Town Scholarship, which Marcus started to help firstRead More

First Annual Penguin Pathways Project

First Annual Penguin Pathways Project

October 9, 2016 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

On September 16th, UHS held the first Penguin Pathways Project, where the senior class was able to spend their half day learning life skills that are going to benefit them both in college and after. We sat down with Mr. Herring and got more information about the day, how itRead More

UHS Alumni Works on Groundbreaking Stroke Research

September 19, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Sergio Salguero is a rising junior at the University of Arizona, Honors College that has a Neuroscience major and a Spanish minor. He is an EHS-TRUE scholar and is currently working in Dr. Morrison’s lab studying ischemic stroke. A stroke is caused by the blockage of oxygen to the brainRead More

UHS Mock Trial to Harvard Law School: Heather and Kevin Share Their Experiences

UHS Mock Trial to Harvard Law School: Heather and Kevin Share Their Experiences

July 15, 2016 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

How does one get into Harvard Law School? Well, if you are or were in Mock Trial at UHS, you are probably on the right track. Both Heather Romero and Kevin Keller graduated from UHS in 2008 and participated in Mock Trial all four years of high school. Heather attendedRead More

Alumni in Action: Sierra Yamanaka at the Heart of a Congressional Campaign

Alumni in Action: Sierra Yamanaka at the Heart of a Congressional Campaign

November 3, 2014 at 10:51 am 0 comments

Sierra Yamanaka graduated from UHS in 2012. A political science major at the University of Arizona, Sierra is currently working as a field organizer for the Democratic campaign in Arizona’s Congressional District 1. Elections, elections, elections. Anticipation builds as November 4th approaches, bringing with it a final verdict on hundredsRead More

Alumni In Action: Jennifer Bao

Alumni In Action: Jennifer Bao

October 28, 2014 at 8:19 am 0 comments

After graduating from UHS in 2009, Jennifer Bao went on to major in biochemistry at the University of Arizona. Finishing her undergrad in 2013, Jennifer spent a year working as an ER scribe at Northwest Medical Center. She is now a first-year medical student at the U of A, andRead More

Alumni In Action: Michael Compitello Wins Composition Grant

Alumni In Action: Michael Compitello Wins Composition Grant

October 13, 2014 at 8:15 pm 0 comments

Cello/percussion duo New Morse Code (percussionist Michael Compitello, UHS class of 2002, and cellist Hannah Collins) and composer Christopher Stark have been awarded a 2014 Classical Commissioning Grant from Chamber Music America, to support the creation of a new piece for cello, percussion, and electronics to be premiered in theRead More

Teacher Feature: Ms. Sherry

Teacher Feature: Ms. Sherry

August 27, 2014 at 6:28 pm 0 comments
Stop the Spots

Stop the Spots

May 21, 2014 at 5:00 pm 0 comments

  More than 450 people die each year due to infections from Measles and Rubella. These diseases have been mostly eradicated in the U.S., but there are some countries in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East that still have not introduced the vaccines for these diseases. What is the reason?Read More

Measured Success: UHS 2010 Grads Among the Best in the UA College of Science

Measured Success: UHS 2010 Grads Among the Best in the UA College of Science

May 11, 2014 at 10:09 am 0 comments

  As many members of the UHS Class of 2010 graduate from college this month, they continue to show their academic prowess.  In this photo five UHS graduates from that year are recognized for accomplishments in the College of Science at the University of Arizona. From left to right: Daniel Fried:Read More