The Owl’s Hoot

Recently, students from all grade levels joined together to create a twenty-first century expression of themselves. The journalists within the Emerson community reached out to the members of the school and the larger DuPont Circle. The Owl’s Hoot is Emerson Preparatory School’s student led-and-run podcast program. On this page, you will find topics and issues that are important to Emerson students, the school’s community, and the residents of Washington, DC.

Einstein the Emerson Owl

The Owl’s Hoot Team:

Episode 6 with beds from Mr. Kelly’s music class! (December 7, 2015)

ISIS Terrorist Group


Florida Weather


Cards Against Humanity

Episode 5 with Special Guests! (December 2, 2015)

Paris Terrorist Attacks (Jackie & Ms. Gersten)


The Islamic State (Eli & Ms. Leader)


Thurgood Marshall College Fund (Yousef & Ms. Haines)


Youth and Police Profiling (Sasha & Mr. Shickler)


Possible Terrorist Attacks (Max & Mr. Petersen)


Snapchat’s New Updates (Rachel & Garima)

Episode 4 (November 17, 2015)

Our Teacher’s Stories


Cat-astrophe in Israel

Drummers in Malcolm X Park

Fifa, U-17

Episode 3 (November 17, 2015)

Art in Dupont Circle


Stress-free Emerson


An Ode to Edgar Allen Poe

Episode 2 (October 27, 2015)

Halloween Events


Fall Fashion

Episode 1 (October 13, 2015)

The Nature Lab


Homelessness in Dupont Circle


Dupont Circle Underground


Rats in Dupont Circle