The student news site of Davis High School

The Dart

  • Mandatory Senior Graduation Meeting May 30 @ 2:30 pm in Auditorium

  • Graduation Tickets Available @ dhsboxoffice.com

  • Fall Musical Auditions May 17 18 and 19

Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

Spencer Hill

Leilani Gastelum, Broadcast Producer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






“Since 1999, Spy Hop has mentored Utah’s young people in the digital media arts as a vehicle for free expression, self-discovery, critical thinking and skilled participation” About Spy Hop & Our Mission, the Spy Hop community said.

 

Student Mckenzie Smith has taken advantage of the opportunity of attending Spy Hop this past year. Smith shares her experience with Spy Hop and how it has helped her grow and has helped her find her interest in the digital media arts.

 

“I started coming to Spy Hop because my friend and I had written a song and my other friend had told me that we could record for free at Spy Hop. It’s just a student run open mic program and we came and recorded a song and we thought it was the coolest thing ever so I applied for an apprenticeship here so I get to record other people that come on Fridays, and I get to learn about recording music in a studio and it’s just a lot of fun!” Junior Mckenzie Smith, said.

 

Spy Hop is recognized by the White house as a leading nonprofit arts and humanities organization. Spy Hop has been a great way for Smith to be able to expand her love for music, and has also allowed her to surround herself with others who have the same interests as her.

 

“My favorite thing about Spy Hop is being able to come somewhere and meet people that I relate to, and that have the same interest in creating music and films as I do” Smith said.

 

Spy Hop has not only helped Smith grow as a person but has also helped her decide what her future plans and goals are.

 

“Spy Hop has helped me realize that I want to do creative things when I get older. It’s also helped me realized how much of a possibility it is, it’s not some kind of dream that you can’t get. You can come to Spy Hop and learn about all these things, and just get all the experience you need” Smith, said.

Print Friendly

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    Showcase

    Utah: A State Worthy of Patriotism

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    Culture

    Drumline Participates in More Than Just Assemblies

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    Culture

    Senior Trips Offer a Well Deserved Break

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    Arts & Entertainment

    Yearbook Staff Searches for New Members

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    Showcase

    Northridge Learning Packets Popular Option for Graduating Seniors

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    Showcase

    Ben Rigby Commits to BYU Baseball

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    Culture

    Color Run Funds Support Marching Band

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    Clubs

    The Making of D-TV

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    News

    Current Political Strife Causes Concern for Potential Draft

  • Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media

    News

    New High School Increases Community Involvement

The student news site of Davis High School
Spyhop Offers Help for Students in Digital Media