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Emmanuelle Copeland
Emmanuelle Copeland is a senior at DGS. Over the past four years, she has been committed to both the arts and sciences.

Copeland is the vice-president of her school’s masque and gavel. Copeland is also the head of the hair/makeup/costume crew for productions done at DGS.

Although she is dedicated to the performing arts, she is also a competitive artist in the visual arts. Copeland has been accredited to various competitions. In the last year, Copeland has won best-in-show at the General Exhibition of the Illinois High School Art Exhibition. Most notably Copeland is a national gold medalist with an American Vision Award.

Copeland is also the secretary of her school’s research club, currently working on a research project with Lewis University to develop a photocatalytic nanocomposite water filter. She is also on the Citizens’ Climate Lobby and remains a politically active community member.

She was also a member of the 2018 State Champion journalism team.

Emmanuelle Copeland, Print Features Editor

May 19, 2019
Issue 5 (Story)
May 15, 2019
Eman’s Declassified High School Survival Guide (Story/Media)
Apr 25, 2019
Construction for the Master Facility Plan begins over spring break (Story/Media)
Mar 22, 2019
Issue 4 (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
Mandatory attendance at the 2019 Spirit Week Assembly (Story/Media)
Feb 16, 2019
Why I’m done with the show ‘Friends’ (Story/Media)
Feb 07, 2019
TBT: Janella Guzman (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Internet shaming has become the new form of bullying (Media)
Nov 16, 2018
Fundamentals of fighting (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
Issue 3 (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
A look into the new year: Horoscopes 1/9 (Story/Media)
Dec 21, 2018
Why Multicultural Studies is important (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Freshman Friday: Sammy Bachara (Story/Media)
Dec 05, 2018
Animal poaching and the communities left out of the conversation (Story/Media)
Dec 03, 2018
DGN alumni group advocates for changes in District 99 (Story/Media)
Nov 16, 2018
Issue 2 (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
‘Beautiful Boy’ breaks addiction stereotypes earning a 9.5/10 (Media)
Nov 16, 2018
SoundCloud rappers mumble rap: are we missing the moral message? (Story/Media)
Nov 01, 2018
Throwback Thursday: Maddy Moushon (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Halloween is sexist: how costume manufacturers hypersexualize women and hyper-masculinize men (Media)
Oct 16, 2018
Top Ten Tuesdays: Autumn Anthems (Story/Media)
Oct 05, 2018
Happy Homicidal Egomaniac Day … sorry, I meant happy Columbus Day (Story/Media)
Oct 04, 2018
Issue 1 (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
Most Teens posters are cute — I’d rather they be useful (Story/Media)
May 18, 2018
Netflix Originals: Are you still watching? (Story)
May 18, 2018
Finding inner peace in the tough times of Yanny versus Laurel (Story)
May 18, 2018
Issue 5 (Story)
Apr 06, 2018
Slacktivism: ‘hashtagging’ out of the conversation (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Should you ‘Love, Simon’? (Story)
Mar 21, 2018
Issue 4 (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Issue 3 (Story)
Dec 16, 2017
Freshman Friday: Matthew Jablonski (Story)
Dec 13, 2017
Top 10 Tuesday: Songs to spice up a study session (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
Issue 2 (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
Issue 1 (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Leila Morof: DGS’s gift from Germany (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
Freshman Friday: Lestin Kandakudy (Story)
Oct 01, 2017
Anonymous Alerts: Newest edition to school security (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Broadcast News: Sept. 22 (Story)
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