Farewell, GWUOHS Seniors!

Ashley H., Contributor

June 2, 2017

Filed under Feature, GWUOHS News, Student Profiles

It's that time of year again, readers. The end of the school year is bearing down upon us, and after this month, the Yawp will go into hibernation until the fall. However, let's not dwell on that. For though the 2016-2017 scho...

GWUOHS Faculty Profile – Spotlight: Mrs. Cassandra Brownlow

Dina S., Contributor

April 20, 2017

Filed under Feature

The Family: Husband, Mac; Oldest daughter, Sophia; Middle daughter, Stella; Baby Fisher; and Mrs. Brownlow! “It was exciting to dream up a school and attempt to build into it what I valued in education.” Mrs. Brownlow h...

GWUOHS Student Profile – Luca Lim

Ashley H., Contributor

March 17, 2017

Filed under Feature, Student Athletes, Student Profiles

"There's a saying about short track speedskating: 'It's NASCAR on ice'. I believe that it really lives up to this, and much more." Luca Lim, an 11th grader at GWUOHS has been speed skating for seven years this May. "Some very long, a...

GWUOHS Faculty Profile – Spotlight: Mrs. Yvette (Nikki) Leighton

Dina S., Contributor

March 13, 2017

Filed under Feature, GWUOHS News

“I love seeing students succeed when they thought maybe they couldn't.” Mrs. Leighton is one of the social studies teachers of GWUOHS. She currently teaches World History, Modern World Studies, AP World History, AP Micro...

Mrs. Whitney Keaton — GWUOHS Faculty Profile

Dina Sofair, Feature/Faculty Profile Writer

January 23, 2017

Filed under Feature

  “I love learning more about my field and constantly working to make myself a better teacher.” Mrs. Keaton is one of George Washington University Online High School’s science instructors. She teaches chemistry, environmental...

Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year!!

January 12, 2017

Using your Camera’s Flash

Zachary B., Photography

June 7, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Feature, Top Stories

Lots of settings may call for the use of flash photography.  There’s the obvious dim lighting at an indoor party or the overcast day in the outdoors, but did you know that even a brightly lit day might be a good time to use y...

Are You Using HDR?

Zachary B., Photography

April 22, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Feature, Top Stories

(Photo: Bridge taken with HDR) Knowing about high dynamic range photography, also known as HDR, is a must if you want to take some of your photos to the next level.  What is it?  In short, it’s a method that enables you to...

Is it Art or Photography?

Zachary B., Photography

February 24, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Feature, Top Stories

Photogrammetry: Forest of Endor Star Wars Battlefront 3 How We Used Photogrammetry to Capture Every Last Detail for Star Wars™ Battlefront™. Web. <http://starwars.ea.com/>.           Star Wars:  The F...

2015’s Greatest Attack on Mankind – Paris Terror Attack

Stephanie Katherine Y., Global and National News

January 5, 2016

Filed under Feature, News, Top Stories

On Friday, November 13, 2015, the City of Lights was brought to its knees. Gunmen and suicide bombers hit a concert hall, a major stadium, restaurants and bars, almost simultaneously - and left 130 people dead and hundreds wounded....