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The student news site of iUniversity Prep in Grapevine, Texas

iHoot

The student news site of iUniversity Prep in Grapevine, Texas

iHoot

MAKE WAY FOR THE METAVERSE
MAKE WAY FOR THE METAVERSE
Danny Hall November 18, 2021

There have been a number of technological advancements so far in the 20th century. Mobile phones and being able to stream TV at any time are all impressive, but never has the world seen anything as ambitious...

COP YOUR CONFLICT
COP YOUR CONFLICT
November 2, 2021
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BONES DAY
BONES DAY
Makenna Horne, Staff Writer • November 19, 2021

In this day and age, social media has been an influence for people of all ages. From TikTok to Instagram, people are following popular trends such as doing popular dances,...

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A UNIQUE FAIRYTALE
June 3, 2021
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Tessa Bradley
Tessa Bradley
Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Tessa Bradley. I am a thirteen-year-old (fourteen if you're reading this on or after December 14) Sith Lord, and I am in eighth grade. I intend to write various fiction and non-fiction in...

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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF THE MOST MAGICAL PLACE ON EARTH
CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF "THE MOST MAGICAL PLACE ON EARTH"
Kendall Myers, Staff Writer • September 29, 2021

On October 1st, 1971, Walt Disney World opened its gates for the first time,  allowing the public into the world of magic. Walt Disney World has impacted the lives of many, not just in North America but around the globe! In fact, we have some Disney lovers at iUniversity Prep. Marcus Bamber said “ My favorite concept of Disney world is the interactive elements that they include in most, if not all, of their rides. This takes the experience to the next level which then results in families coming back to visit the park over and over again.”    The Beginning   Before the opening of the park in 1971, Walt Disney announced the plans for a project in Florida. Walt Disney World opened its gates and brought Cinderella’s castle...

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LEADING AN UNSTOPPABLE FORCE: EVE BAMBER AND NATALIE MCLAREN
LEADING AN UNSTOPPABLE FORCE: EVE BAMBER AND NATALIE MCLAREN
Juliana Mun and McKinnley Rupp October 26, 2021

The Captains of the Ship  Written by McKinnley Rupp  Rewritten and Edited by Juliana Mun    iHoot is an unstoppable force.    Everybody knows that with more students joining every year and incredible articles being posted to the iHoot page, it is only getting better! But have you ever wondered what it would be like to lead as the editor-in-chief of iUPrep’s biggest club? Our friends, Eve Bamber and Natalie McLaren can answer your question. They’re two striving, responsible highschool students, who do more and beyond for themselves and the team, while keeping a...

THE SENSATION OF NATHAN
THE SENSATION OF NATHAN
September 23, 2021
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Should IUP Students Consider Taking a Gap Year?
Should IUP Students Consider Taking a Gap Year?
Makenna Horne, Staff Writer • October 5, 2021

A gap year can offer important life and future career lessons, but not all high school students should be encouraged to take this route. The year off can provide the opportunity...

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COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
Lauren Burgess, Staff Writer • June 3, 2021

College is a very important part of the steps to becoming an adult following high school. However, college can be very expensive depending on multiple different factors such...

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LIVIN THE TINY LIFE - WHY YOU SHOULD RENT AN AIRBNB FOR YOUR NEXT VACATION
LIVIN' THE TINY LIFE - WHY YOU SHOULD RENT AN AIRBNB FOR YOUR NEXT VACATION
Brooke Bolinger, Eyes on Owls Section Editor • November 9, 2021

What is an AirBnb? Many of you have probably heard the term “AirBnb”. But “What is that?” you ask. While the name may sound strange and like some kind of sciencey...

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WHY I THINK YOU SHOULD GET A FRIENDLY COMPANION
Staff writer, Staff Writer • May 20, 2021

What did you always want as a kid? Have you ever wanted a pet?! I know I did. Maybe you did too! Turns out there might be some psychological...

“We can always find something to be thankful for, and there may be reasons why we ought to be thankful for even those dispensations which appear dark and frowning.”

Albert Barnes
OWLSIDE NEWS- FOOD ALLERGIES
Owlside News November 18, 2021

The BOE of the Month is Addison Bartek!
The Staff Writer of the Month is Eylee Pennings!
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MASSIVE GROCERY SHORTAGE AHEAD OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON
MASSIVE GROCERY SHORTAGE AHEAD OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON
Danny Hall, Staff Writer • November 8, 2021

Groceries have been incredibly hard to get throughout the pandemic. Now, ahead of what could be a potentially chaotic holiday season with society going back to normal, people...

IUNIVERSITY PREP RANKED #7 OUT OF ALL AMERICAN ONLINE HIGH SCHOOLS
IUNIVERSITY PREP RANKED #7 OUT OF ALL AMERICAN ONLINE HIGH SCHOOLS
Marcus Bamber, Staff Writer • May 10, 2021

Before the Covid-19 pandemic, most students didn’t even know what an online school was. So many people were accustomed to the American school stereotype that they didn’t...

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BREATHE
BREATHE
Brooke Bolinger, Eyes on Owls Section Editor • November 1, 2021

What is stress? Worry. Nerves. Anxiety. Your palms turn clammy, your heart starts racing. You feel your breaths becoming shallow as nerves consume your body. Your mind...

ASTROS AND BRAVES FACE OFF IN THE WORLD SERIES
ASTROS AND BRAVES FACE OFF IN THE WORLD SERIES
Danny Hall, Staff Writer • October 27, 2021

Many things are associated with the month of October. Jack-o-lanterns, ghouls, and candy definitely come to mind, but one of the greatest things about this month is the World...

THE MAGICAL ART OF TENNIS
THE MAGICAL ART OF TENNIS
September 29, 2021
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2020-2021 iHOOT WISELY AWARDS!
2020-2021 iHOOT WISELY AWARDS!
Addison Wiley, Staff Writer • May 28, 2021

At some point in our lives, we have gotten praise, trophies, or applause for our accomplishments and talents. Here at iHoot, we think our writers...

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