DGN Omega

  • February 19Brad Rosen wrestled at 126lb, and finished top 8 at state wrestling meet, ending the 2018-2019 season

  • February 5Ingrid Carpen(12) advances to sectional bowling competition after scoring 1006 at final season meet

  • December 5On Wednesday December 5, an anti-abortion protest was held before first period on the main street entrance sidewalk

Staff Editorial: Recycling has changed, now our habits must as well

May 16, 2019

Filed under Editorials, In-Depth

Since we were little kids, school teachers, PSAs, and neatly laminated signs have taught us to dictate what can be recycled and what should be sent to the landfill. They’ve drilled into our minds that by recycling, we’re doin...

Community stands up to climate change

Audrey Dwyer, In-Depth Editor

May 14, 2019

Filed under In-Depth

The UN warned that the earth has 12 years for global warming to be kept to a maximum of 1.5C before we significantly worsen the risks of drought, floods, extreme heat and poverty for hundreds of millions of people. As humanity...

Master Facility Plan looks out for everyone

Ellie Cawthorne, A&E and Social Media Editor

May 13, 2019

Filed under In-Depth

DGN alum and former sports editor Zain Bando has cerebral palsy, a condition that affects all four limbs, leaving him wheelchair-bound. Last March, Bando wrote an Omega story expressing his disappointment with there being a lack...

A message from the EIC: Sensitive issues still need to be discussed properly

Sarah Rogoz, Editor-in-Chief

March 15, 2019

Filed under In-Depth

In late January, a picture and video were released on social media showing DGN students writing racial slurs. One of the incidents was made very public over Twitter. Following this event was an announcement made by Principal Schwarze...

Consume with caution: students navigate digital news

Sam Bull, Matt Troher, and Patrick Brooks

January 23, 2019

Filed under In-Depth

As our society is becoming increasingly more digital, news can spread at the simple click of a retweet button or the forwarding of an email The internet is certainly a tool for creating a more unified and interconnect society, but j...

Anonymous Alert system fuels drama with students

Katherine Gross, News Editor

October 29, 2018

Filed under Features, In-Depth

The number of Anonymous Alerts and false alerts submitted has risen this year. The police and administration have enforcements in place to discourage students from using alerts as a tool to hurt others. D99 added the Anonymous...

Smoke and mirrors: the fact and fiction of vape

Sophia Kartsounes, Opinion Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under Features, In-Depth

It began as a joke, an online phenomenon, that bled into classrooms, locker rooms and hallways. Flying under teachers radars are small metal devices resembling portable flash drives, or vapes. The modern electronic cigarette...