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Juniors’ mask business supports community

With increasing COVID-19 cases, face coverings have now been made mandatory in several US states, including Virginia, in indoor public settings. However, due to growing demand and mass popularity, cloth face masks have become harder to come by. Shipping delays, costs, and even lack of nearby stores might render citizens mask-less during a global pandemic […]

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Some Godwin good news

During these difficult and confusing times, the media has become an overwhelming reminder of our everyday struggles. However, Godwin’s leadership class hopes to challenge the status quo with their new “good news” network. Students of the 2019-2020 Godwin leadership class, along with faculty advisers Jessica Harvey and Rebecca Martino and members of the SCA, have […]

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Quarantine Activities

During this time of self-isolation, many individuals lose their sense of time and operate outside of their normal routines, oftentimes leaving them bored and unaware of how to fill that time.  Although this change may be difficult, it is very important to one’s well-being. According to Kettering University, a new hobby or activity during quarantine […]

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Restaurants during COVID-19

40,957 deaths have been caused by the Coronavirus. Because of that, many restaurants have made changes affecting their procedures and employees during this stressful time.     To dive deeper into this, I have decided to research two restaurants related to the Godwin Athletic Association. I am interested in how these businesses have been during this […]

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Retiring/departing teachers

The 2019 to 2020 school year came to an abrupt ending, unlike any other school year that students and teachers have ever experienced. Similar to other school years, however, several of Godwin’s beloved teachers and faculty members will be leaving.  Among the faculty members leaving are psychology teacher Mark Seidenberg, math teacher Rob White, math […]

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Godwin junior rock climbs in Riverrock festival

Every May, thousands of Richmond locals, Godwin students included, flock to Brown’s Island in downtown Richmond for a weekend of live music and adventure sports at the annual Riverrock festival.  Spectators have the opportunity to watch professional kayakers, mountain bikers, and rock climbers amongst other sports face off in various competitions.  While the average attendee […]

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Day in the life of Godwin librarian Brooke Davis

You may know the Godwin librarian Brooke Davis as the lady at the desk who checks out and renews your books, but there is a lot more to know about her than solely her job at Godwin.  Before she became a librarian at Godwin, Davis worked at Varina High School as a librarian for nine […]

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Godwin senior wins Godwin Light of Hope award

Godwin senior Lauren Smith has been named as the recipient of the 2020 Godwin Light of Hope award. This award is given in memory of Martin Luther King Jr.. The award is granted to one student from each high school in Henrico County, and the recipients of the award are decided on by the school’s […]

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Godwin Junior wins Silver Key writing award

Since 1923, Scholastic has been hosting a writing and art competition for students across the country.  People such as Andy Warhol, Stephen King, and Charles White are just a few of the previous winners who won the award as teenagers and grew to be successful. Godwin junior Serena Grant was recently awarded second place at […]

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GHS teacher returns after a battle for life

A familiar face to many at Godwin, Psychology teacher Mark Seidenberg, was missing in the halls in November and December. As of Jan. 28, Seidenberg returned to Godwin after a long-term absence due to a medical emergency. At approximately 5:30pm on Sunday, Oct. 13, Seidenberg had two rescue squads arrive at his house. Seidenberg has […]