Blueprint

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Gwendolynne Royle
Junior Gwendolynne Royle is an opinions editor for her first year on the Blueprint staff. When she is not writing in journalism, she is a speech competitor, a singer in the DGS Choirs and an active member of the Masque and Gavel club. She is also an honor roll student, a member of the International Thespian Society and the National Speech and Debate Association.

Royle spends a lot of time expanding upon her activism and believes it is imperative to listen to young voices. She applied for a grant gifting solar panels to schools and was awarded them. She also can be seen at many rallies throughout the year.

Royle is a makeup crew chair in the drama department at DGS and is also involved in local community theaters. She teaches dance in a theater workshop and loves to share her passion of theater with children expanding their abilities. Royle hopes to study English and Communications in college with a minor in theater.

Gwendolynne Royle, Opinions Editor

Jan 19, 2021
Self-expression through fashion: Learning to be truthful (Story/Media)
Jan 11, 2021
First semester in review (Story)
Jan 05, 2021
Going into the new year: Quarantine edition (Story/Media)
Dec 09, 2020
The first virtual holiday concert in DGS history (Story/Media)
Dec 07, 2020
“Torn Pages”: Liana O’Rourke’s poetry through the years (Story)
Nov 23, 2020
Tips and tricks for getting out of a Thanksgiving fiasco (Story/Media)
Nov 11, 2020
Sophia McNerney: It’s a runner’s world (Story/Media)
Nov 04, 2020
Mask Fashion (Story/Media)
Nov 03, 2020
Which iconic pop culture moment are you? (Story/Media)
Nov 03, 2020
District 99 takes pause on in-person learning (Story)
Oct 23, 2020
A talk about LGBTQ+ Issues with Sean Casten and HRC (Story/Media)
Oct 21, 2020
Am I secretly falling in love with Basic Girl Autumn? (Media)
Oct 09, 2020
Which Among Us character are you really? (Story)
Oct 02, 2020
Gap years: Are they making a COVID-19 comeback? (Story/Media)
Sep 25, 2020
Women in rap: Empowering or extreme (Story/Media)
Sep 18, 2020
Glorifying weight loss isn’t cute, it’s toxic: Changing the way we let the internet affect our body image (Story)
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Gwendolynne Royle