Ariel Oh
Ariel Oh is a senior at DGS and is an Opinions Editor for the Blueprint. This is Oh’s third year on staff; she joined as a sophomore to develop her writing skills. Oh placed first in the 2019 Journalism Sectionals for video news and later went on to the state competition.

In addition to participating in the Blueprint, Oh also plays for the Downers Grove Outlaws softball team. Oh is involved with different activities such as being a Snowball leader, Superfans, ACE and a Blue Crew leader. She has also participated in the cheerleading and softball programs at DGS.

In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her friends, doing outdoor activities as well as going to concerts and festivals. Her favorite TV show is Grey’s Anatomy. She also likes to play with her two dogs, Mia, a labrador, and Trixie who is a husky mix.

Oh is looking to attend college in either Florida or the West Coast. Although she is not sure what she wants to major in, she is considering marine biology or journalism.

Ariel Oh, Opinions Editor

Oct 09, 2020
Which Among Us character are you really? (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
DGS varsity dance team entertains with recorded performances (Story)
Oct 01, 2020
Overcoming and adapting: Teachers go remote learning (Story/Media)
Sep 10, 2020
This ‘Reflection’ isn’t a good one: Everything wrong with ‘Mulan’ (Story/Media)
May 14, 2020
COVID-19 brings challenges to student athletes: How athletes have been keeping up with staying fit (Story)
May 12, 2020
Thanks and peace out (Media)
May 04, 2020
TikTok turns toxic: App drives waves of insecurity among teens (Story)
May 04, 2020
The positives we gained from COVID-19 (Story)
May 03, 2020
Dear Blueprint seniors, I’ll miss you (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
National Speech and Debate Association Tournament held at DGS (Media)
Feb 26, 2020
Senf steps up to role as head boys track coach (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Racism runs deeper than just overt acts (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
Student diversity is shown through the different languages at DGS (Story)
Jan 10, 2020
Friendship Friday: Jenna Boone and Morgan Turner (Story)
Dec 18, 2019
Louis Tomlinson: Where is he now? (Story)
Dec 18, 2019
DGS wrestlers face an unnoticed opponent: Stigma (Story/Media)
Nov 22, 2019
DGS still buzzed by Juul epidemic (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
DGS cheer prepares for competitive season (Story/Media)
Nov 08, 2019
Friendship Friday: Nina Pinto and Gianna Marsico (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ thrills audiences Nov. 1 – 2 (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
DGS staff continues to misrepresent diversity of student body (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
Slowikowski speaks at Red Ribbon Week assembly (Media)
Oct 07, 2019
Facing the impact of an injury head on: Concussions (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
MFP construction underway at DGS (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Medina makes his mark: Sophomore becomes first male flyer in DGS history (Media)
Sep 29, 2019
Students attend homecoming assembly in superhero style (Story)
May 09, 2019
Throwback Thursday: Shiann White (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
Boys track changes routine to seek improvement (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
TBT: Eli Reed (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
Senf trots across the finish line as the winner of this year’s 5K (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Best of both lives: How I accepted my identity (Story/Media)
Mar 22, 2019
Issue 4 (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Show ponies: Mustangs dazzle at talent show (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
School spirit assembly recap (Story/Media)
Feb 19, 2019
Weekly Preview: Feb. 18 – Feb. 22 (Story/Media)
Jan 29, 2019
Guiding students to better decisions (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Jan. 29, 2019 (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Bringing friendship into a performance: winter guard (Story/Media)
Dec 18, 2018
Elevators leave students concerned: the functioning of DGS elevators (Story/Media)
Dec 17, 2018
DGS boys’ basketball wins against rivalry DGN through an optimistic comeback (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Horoscope 11/28 (Story/Media)
Nov 20, 2018
Blueprint Girl–Thanksgiving Special (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Fundamentals of fighting (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Issue 2 (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Throwback Thursday: Rah-Shon Murff (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Top Ten Tuesday: ways to procrastinate doing homework (Story/Media)
Sep 25, 2018
Girls’ cross country team strides towards success (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
DGS paints a picture that lacks color (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
An open letter to the freshman class (Story/Media)
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