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  • RICE UNIVERSITY: A REVIEW

    RICE UNIVERSITY: A REVIEW

    Ingrid Alberding, College Corner Section Editor

    October 10, 2017

    In the long-winded, seemingly infinite adventure that is college touring (being in my Senior year), I snatched the opportunity to visit Rice University, a four-year institution in Houston renowned especially for its Engineering, Music, and Architecture programs. I knew little of the university, full ...

  • XFINITY AND TRUCK RECAP

    XFINITY AND TRUCK RECAP

    Austin Travis, Sports Editor

    October 6, 2017

    There was some amazing racing in the lower tier series of NASCAR.  Here is a recap of those races. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series was in Las Vegas on Saturday Night.  The race ended up being an amazing race.  Ryan Truex started on the pole.  On the first lap, Myatt Snider, driver of the...

    Rhodes and Bell racing to the finish line at Las Vegas. Rhodes is 27, Bell is 4

    Austin Travis

  • THE POWER OF BRAIN FOODS

    THE POWER OF BRAIN FOODS

    Sarah Jagnow, Eyes On Owl Editor

    October 4, 2017

    Did you know that the foods you eat and the drinks you drink can affect your brain’s health?  There are many ways that people try to keep their brain’s health up!  Some people try to do puzzles every single day!  While that might work, the food you eat plays a major part in how your brain is able ...

  • GETTING SOCIAL WITH IUPREP

    GETTING SOCIAL WITH IUPREP

    Sarah Jagnow, Eyes On Owls Editor

    October 3, 2017

    As a virtual school, our student body is very spread out.  If you live far away from the Grapevine-Colleyville area, you might feel a bit left out sometimes.  Luckily, our student body can be much more than just meeting in person. My main way of interacting with other students is through Google Hangouts....

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PROCRASTINATING OWLS

PROCRASTINATING OWLS

Tricia Minter, Staff Writer

 A procrastinator is someone who puts things off intentionally and habitually. A lot of students procrastinate when it comes to school work or other things such as jobs. Maybe you have had an essay for a class or a school project that you knew was going to take hours. A lot of times you will tell yourself things like, “I will just do it tomorrow”, and when you get there the cycle just keeps going. In this situation, you can put yourself at risk for low grades and a bad reputation. But why would you risk that? Here are 3 reasons you shouldn’t procrastinate before an essay: When you hear that you have an essay, you should immediately plan what to write and what format you want. It isn’t always easy work so you want to be prepared and...

October 3, 2017No Comments

GETTING SOCIAL WITH IUPREP

GETTING SOCIAL WITH IUPREP

October 3, 2017

As a virtual school, our student body is very spread out.  If you live far away from the Grapevine-Colleyville area, you might feel a bit left out sometimes.  Luckily, our...

PODCAST FOR THE WEEK OF 3/19/17

PODCAST FOR THE WEEK OF 3/19/17

April 19, 2017

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RICE UNIVERSITY: A REVIEW

RICE UNIVERSITY: A REVIEW

Ingrid Alberding, College Corner Section Editor

In the long-winded, seemingly infinite adventure that is college touring (being in my Senior year), I snatched the opportunity to visit Rice University, a four-year institu...

October 10, 2017No Comments

IMPORTANCE OF THE PSAT

IMPORTANCE OF THE PSAT

Michelle Wheelwright

What is the PSAT? PSAT stands for Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test. The PSAT is a test that can be taken during your high school years (normally in October) that help...

October 6, 2017No Comments

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HOW TO MANAGE YOUR TIME

HOW TO MANAGE YOUR TIME

Abbey Copeland, Staff Writer

Managing your time between school and other activities such as sports or the arts can be very difficult, and it is very important to find the perfect balance of time to enjoy doing both. There are many...

October 14, 2017No Comments

THE POWER OF BRAIN FOODS

THE POWER OF BRAIN FOODS

October 4, 2017

Did you know that the foods you eat and the drinks you drink can affect your brain’s health?  There are many ways that people try to keep their brain...

ORIGINAL RAINBOW HIGHLIGHTER REVIEW

ORIGINAL RAINBOW HIGHLIGHTER REVIEW

April 18, 2017

The famous rainbow highlighter is back! This highlighter went viral on social media last year because of its unique design and high quality. It is made...

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A DOG’S PURPOSE

A DOG’S PURPOSE

Tiffany Ringler, Staff Writer

nyone who knows me knows I am a huge animal lover. With the recent passing of my sweet beagle, Brownie, A Dog’s Purpose looked like a sweet and sentimental movie to watch....

March 9, 2017No Comments

WHAT TO EXPECT IN THE NEW LIVE ACTION BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

WHAT TO EXPECT IN THE NEW LIVE ACTION BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

March 6, 2017

There has been a lot of buzz around the new movie adaptation of Beauty and the Beast, which will be released into theaters this...

NINTENDO SWITCH

NINTENDO SWITCH

March 6, 2017

Well, the Nintendo Switch Console is finally out and has already been getting great reviews from just about everyone who uses...

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KAITLYNN CURTNER- 12TH GRADE STUDENT OF THE MONTH

KAITLYNN CURTNER- 12TH GRADE STUDENT OF THE MONTH

Ali Vecchio, Staff Writer

Gather ‘round all, I have a story to share with you! This month we congratulate Kaitlynn Curtner as our senior student of the month! Kaitlynn isn’t just a student here...

May 5, 20171 Comment

LYDIA ENGLAND-8TH GRADE STUDENT OF THE MONTH

LYDIA ENGLAND-8TH GRADE STUDENT OF THE MONTH

April 25, 2017

EMMA JOHNSON-6TH GRADE STUDENT OF THE MONTH

EMMA JOHNSON-6TH GRADE STUDENT OF THE MONTH

April 24, 2017

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ISTANBUL

ISTANBUL

J.S., Staff Writer

A couple years back my family decided to spend a couple days in Istanbul, Turkey and explore the city. Needless to say it was a beautiful and captivating experience. When...

March 9, 2017No Comments

SAN FRANCISCO

SAN FRANCISCO

March 9, 2017

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The student news site of iUniversity Prep in Grapevine, Texas
The student news site of iUniversity Prep in Grapevine, Texas