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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 […]

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Godwin senior recognized as a top scientist

Over the course of high school, many students participate in science projects. Solving a problem, gathering information data, and analyzing data are all aspects of the experimental research process that many Godwin students are familiar with.  Current Godwin senior Fareed Sheriff knows the research process well. In fact, Sheriff was named a top 40 finalist […]

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Meet Godwin’s newest Eagle

While most teachers and students are accustomed to a classroom setting, the effects of COVID-19 have shut down schools across the country, preventing countless from connecting with one another. Yet many have remained optimistic for the future and its promising opportunities, including our new AP and Honors Biology teacher, Paige Springman. While this time may […]

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Godwin teacher wins award for teaching excellence in a virtual world

photo Google In a time of isolation, it is still important for the community to recognize the hard efforts of teachers to not only do their job correctly, but to inspire students to have a passion for learning.  Established in 1988, the R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence recognizes public school teachers who distinguish themselves by […]

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Godwin alum reflects on his Jeopardy experience and Alex Trebek by Brooke West and Alex Armbruster

Since its debut season in 1984, Jeopardy has become one of America’s top game shows viewed in the homes of millions of Americans.  Due to its heightened popularity, scoring a spot on Jeopardy has become very competitive for participants. One Godwin alumnus, however, not only managed to earn a spot on the show, but also […]

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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 […]