GWUOHS Senior Filed Trip 2017

Nina H., Contributor

October 30, 2017

Filed under GWUOHS News

GWUOHS Senior Field Trip             Calling all seniors! On December 1, 2017, GWUOHS invites all seniors to go on a field trip. The students will go to the Smithsonian National Museum of American History and News in Wa...

GWUOHS Student Athlete Club

Nina H., Contributor

October 30, 2017

Filed under GWUOHS News, Student Athletes

FEATURE - GWUOHS Student Athlete Club                 Are you an athlete looking to connect with other fellow fitness lovers? Do you enjoy learning about injury prevention, balancing school and sports, and training te...

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...

The White House in Chaos

Anushka H., Contributor

June 1, 2017

Filed under National News, News

While President Trump and his administration have generally had a rough start, the past week or so has been especially tumultuous. It began with the firing of FBI Director James Comey, a highly controversial move as Director Com...

The Importance of Special Elections

Anushka H., Contributor

April 20, 2017

Filed under National News, News

For the past few weeks, there has been a lot of talk about the special elections being held to fill the House of Representative seats left empty after President Trump’s cabinet nominations. Normally, these elections do not draw much att...

World News Snapshot – April 2017

Stephanie Katherine Y., Co-Editor/Contributor

April 17, 2017

Filed under Global News, News

April 2017. Here's what you need to know in the world: Tensions Escalate Over North Korea's Nuclear Program The New York Times calls the current tensions with North Korea a "Cuban missile crisis in slow motion." On Sund...

Opposition to Climate Change

Sophia N., World News

March 19, 2017

Filed under Global News

As Donald Trump’s administration kicks into high gear as they try to prove themselves, they result in making some seriously dramatic changes. One of the more recent changes was Trump’s proposition to slash the EPA budget,...

North Korean Conflict

Eric L., News

March 19, 2017

Filed under National News

On Sunday, new Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Chinese President Xi Jinping met in China to reaffirm the strong relationship between both countries and to discuss ongoing conflicts in the region. In the first meeting between...

World News Snapshot – March 2017

Stephanie Katherine Y., Co-Editor/Contributor

March 17, 2017

Filed under Global News, News

March 2017. Here's what you need to know in the world: Secretary of State says no nuclear talks with North Korea  Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said a freeze of the country's nuclear program was not enough and that ...

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...

Being Silenced in America

Being Silenced in America

February 22, 2017

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