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Is It Ever Too Late?: New York Passes Law Allowing Full-Term Abortions

TheshibbolethThis file: Pharexia [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Map of abortion restriction in the US back in 2013. Including TRAP laws, gestational restrictions, and parental notification laws.

FDA Recalls Fruit

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Pictured is a premade snack complete with apples which were recalled due to the possible contamination of Listeria

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Vaping is Worse Than You Think

Vaping is Worse Than You Think

February 5, 2019

On January 22 of 2019, in the state of Connecticut, four students became ill after vaping in a school...

What You Need to Know About the Venezuela Protests and the US Involvement

What You Need to Know About the Venezuela Protests and the US Involvement

February 5, 2019

Since the second inauguration of President Nicolás Maduro on January 10, 2019, Venezuela has been flooded...

Make us the Best High School of 2019!

Make us the Best High School of 2019!

January 31, 2019

University Preparatory school has never won the best high school or the best middle school in the high...

Trump to Possibly Cancel California Wildfire Aid

Trump to Possibly Cancel California Wildfire Aid

January 30, 2019

The Wildfire Aid is a system that consists of supporting people who lost their houses and belongings...

The Dangers of Buying Items Online

The Dangers of Buying Items Online

January 30, 2019

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The Show Must Go On: Ashley Cano
Spreading Christmas Cheer with a Toy Drive
Chamber Orchestra performs at the California League of High Schools’ Accolades Ceremony

Chamber Orchestra performs at the California League of High Schools’ Accolades Ceremony

December 3, 2018

The ‘Key’ to Success: A Profile of Juan Navarrete

The ‘Key’ to Success: A Profile of Juan Navarrete

November 11, 2018

Friends on the Field; Friends off the Field

Friends on the Field; Friends off the Field

November 11, 2018

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Netflix Price Increase

Chloe Norris, Journalist | January 21, 2019

In January of 2019, Netflix announced that they would be increasing their prices on their monthly fees for their program. The lowest plan of $8 will go up to $9, the higher plan of $14 will go up to $16. New members will be charged the new price immediately. Netflix will charge subscribers around $156 per year, depending on their plan. Through email, subscribers will get 30 days notice before the...

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The Beginnings of Brucemas

Elisabeth Libermann, Journalist | January 3, 2019

To celebrate Bruce Springsteen’s three Grammy Award winning performance on Broadway, Dr. Elder held Brucemas on December 7th. There was an entrance fee of $5 and the students who attended were able to get cupcakes and sing Bruce Springsteen songs together. Students usually attend to obtain extra credit but, Dr. Elder’s admiration for Bruce Springsteen started much earlier in his life. Dr....

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Is It Ever Too Late?: New York Passes Law Allowing Full-Term Abortions
Preparing for the PSAT

Recent Opinion Stories

Vaping is Worse Than You Think

Vaping is Worse Than You Think

February 5, 2019

On January 22 of 2019, in the state of Connecticut, four students became ill after vaping in a school...

Social Media: A Blessing or Distraction?

Social Media: A Blessing or Distraction?

January 3, 2019

There’s so much you can do on one app. It’s instant entertainment at the tip of your fingers. Do...

Budgeting and Balance: Key to a Successful Financial Life

Budgeting and Balance: Key to a Successful Financial Life

December 20, 2018

Budgeting and fiscal responsibility are very important factors in being successful with your life. In...

Is Victorville Safe?

Is Victorville Safe?

December 20, 2018

Students of Victorville no longer feel safe going around their not-so small town. From the outside, coming...

Far from Being “In the Pink”

Far from Being “In the Pink”

December 18, 2018

Every morning UP students run to the front gate as Principal Hatcher yells out ‘You have 30 seconds...

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Middle Schools Jaguars First Game Ends in Defeat
Patriots Dominate the Jaguars

Recent Sports Stories

Jaguars Attack the Knights

Jaguars Attack the Knights

February 4, 2019

On Thursday, January 31st, the University Prep Jaguar boys won an away game right before CIF’s against...

Celebration and Victory for the Jags on Senior Night

Celebration and Victory for the Jags on Senior Night

February 4, 2019

The UP Girls Varsity Soccer team won against the Academy for Academic Excellence's (AAE) team on Thursday's...

It’s Hibernation Time for the Bears!

It’s Hibernation Time for the Bears!

February 1, 2019

On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, the University Preparatory Jaguar Soccer Boys won an away game against...

Lady Jags Take on the Trojans

Lady Jags Take on the Trojans

January 28, 2019

On January 25, 2019, the Lady Jags played against the Silver Valley Trojans and came out victorious at...

To CIF the Seniors Go (Maybe!)

To CIF the Seniors Go (Maybe!)

January 28, 2019

On January 25, 2019 the Jaguar Boys Basketball team played against Silver Valley at University Prep....

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Becoming Artists
There Are No Mistakes, Only Happy Accidents

The Ultimate Riff-Off at the Freshman Lock-In

December 20, 2018

Is it Procrastination or Relaxation?

Is it Procrastination or Relaxation?

December 20, 2018

First Finals

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December 20, 2018

Competing and Maintaining Good Grades

Competing and Maintaining Good Grades

December 20, 2018

Objection, Your Honor!

Objection, Your Honor!

November 18, 2018

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