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Godwin students achieve fame on TikTok

TikTok has become a popular video-sharing platform where users upload content anywhere from 15 seconds to three minutes in length. According to Business Insider, there were almost 66 million users in the United States in 2020.  Two Godwin students, senior Keara Rogers and junior Hannah Sarte, have recently amassed an impressive following on the app, […]

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Godwin Physics Club gains new traction

After its inception ten years ago, the Godwin Physics Club became a social center for students interested in delving further into the realm of physics outside of the school’s traditional curriculum. Though interest previously seemed to decrease, in recent years, student involvement has climbed, leading to where the club stands today. Regarding the club’s recent […]

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Godwin alum travels abroad to teach

Many students dream to travel or even live abroad throughout their life. For Gigi Justis, a Godwin alum, that dream has become a reality.  Justis, a recent graduate of the University of Virginia, studied biology and French in college.  “I graduated Godwin in June of 2016 and then I went on to study French and […]

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Vanity Fair editor and Godwin alum speaks to Journalism class – By Kate Stuckey and Gracie Lienemann

On March 2, Kelly Fisher Butler, a former Eagle and staff member on the Eagle’s Eyrie, dropped in on Godwin’s journalism class to talk about her current job. Butler works at Vanity Fair as their Digital Managing Editor and has held this position for the past seven years.  Before being hired by Vanity Fair, Butler […]

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Godwin senior creates baking business

In the midst of the pandemic, Godwin senior Saaymia Mohammed turned her hobby into a business, showcasing her baking and decorating skills with her baking business “Piece of Cake.” Even though the business started in December 2020, baking has been a long time passion of Mohammed’s.  “I started baking when I was 7 years old. […]

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How clubs are adapting to an online setting

Adjusting to online school has been a nationwide task for many students, but not many think about the challenges of adjusting to virtual clubs. Clubs are a way for students to discover their interests, practice discipline, and develop time management skills. Because of the pandemic, in-person club meetings have been temporarily stopped. The students have […]

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How Godwin’s Black Student Union has been contributing to the school community

The Godwin Black Student Union (BSU) is an organization dedicated to creating a confident and connected African American student body that can contribute to the greater community through leadership, academic, and extracurricular success.  The BSU strives to build strong interracial relationships among the Godwin community and use ethnic identities as a tool to empower and […]

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How Godwin students are tutoring in online school

In the age of COVID-19, virtual communication has become a common tool to stay connected with others. Godwin students have utilized this tool by participating in online school and tutoring. Numerous honor societies and student organizations have been assisting in virtual tutoring. Godwin senior Jefin Jose, one of the co-presidents of Godwin’s Spanish Honor Society […]

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Godwin Spanish teacher features speakers in her virtual classes

While learning a new language may seem strenuous for some, Godwin Spanish teacher Marina Andueza has ensured exposure to the Spanish culture by introducing special guests into her classes. Andueza has been a teacher at Godwin for 20 years, educating juniors and seniors taking AP Spanish and Honors Spanish 4 classes. In 2010, Andueza featured […]

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Sociology students meet the woman behind “Sands of Silence” documentary

As the second fastest growing, illegal industry in the world, garnering a profit five times that of Starbucks, Nike, and Google combined, the human and sex trafficking industry has become a worldwide epidemic. Sociology students, led by Godwin Social Studies teacher Anna Bryant, have dug deep into a unit on human trafficking and sexual exploitation […]