Author: Wren Wheeling

Anime Club Begins at UHS

Urbana High School’s new Anime Club will be holding its very first meeting today after school. Meetings will continue every Friday in room 2164, and all students are welcome. The club sponsors are Ms. Alpers and Ms. Sassine. According to…

Marissa Meyer Releases New Novel

#1 New York Times Bestselling author, Marissa Meyer just released her latest novel, Renegades, on Tuesday. The novel was announced back in February, and fans have been waiting desperately to get their hands on a copy since. Renegades features Nova…

Win a $20 Gift Card in The Echo’s Very First Magazine Competition!

Dear Echo Readers,

A small image of a tiger will be hidden somewhere inside the first edition of our new magazine, which will be printed in a week. The first person to find it and bring proof to Mrs. Tufano in room 2217 will receive a $20 gift card of their choice.

This game is for our online readers only so information regarding the contest will not be included in the magazine. There will only be one winner so if you find it, don’t tell your friends!

The tiger you are looking for will look like this (not scaled to size)


– UHS Echo staff



Hurricane Harvey Strikes Texas Coast

Hurricane Harvey slammed into Texas at approximately 9:45 p.m. Friday, initially packing 130 m.p.h. winds. The hurricane, which was powered by the Gulf of Mexico’s waters, began as a Category 4 hurricane, but its rough winds were later downgraded to…

Marissa Meyer Announces New Novel

Marissa Meyer, #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Lunar Chronicles and Heartless, has recently announced that her latest novel, Renegades, will be released November 7, 2017. Renegades was originally meant to be the first book in what was previously…