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Movies, books, and music to celebrate Black History Month

Movies: Hidden Figures  Hidden Figures is a biopic about three African American women in the 1960s and all their contributions to putting a man in space. Directed by Theodore Melfi and based on the nonfiction book by Margot Lee Shetterly, this movie showcases the forgotten stories of Katherine Johnson, Mary Jackson, and Dorothy Vaughan. While […]

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Albums of 2020-2021

Taylor Swift: Folklore  Folklore is pop singer Taylor Swift’s eighth album. Her top selling album varies from her other typically pop albums and has more of an indie alternative vibe. This album is filled with slow, calming songs about the highs and lows of romance.  Best Song: “The Last Great American Dynasty” Chloe x Halle: […]

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How 2020 Godwin seniors made virtual convocation special

Despite going virtual this school year, it is still the season to celebrate Godwin seniors for all their hard work. Senior season kicked off on Oct. 29 with Godwin’s first ever virtual convocation.  Godwin teachers participated in creating a video to acknowledge this year’s seniors and their accomplishments.  Students were asked to wear their red […]

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Black Lives Matter: The worldwide movement for racial equality

The Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement was created in 2013 after 17 year old Trayvon Martin was murdered by neighborhood watch coordinator George Zimmerman. Zimmerman was part of a neighborhood watch party that had successfully been catching burglars in their neighborhood. On a personal errand, Zimmerman saw Martin in a grey hoodie walking around the […]