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Madeline O’Neil
Madeline O’Neil is a senior at DGS and is currently a Copy Editor for the Blueprint. Along with Journalism, O’Neil is a member of Mustang Way, the Senior Class Board and Operation Snowball. O’Neil is also on the Varsity Dance Team and an Orchesis officer and has a passion for dancing and the arts. 

Outside of school O’Neil works at Hollister and she babysits. She enjoys drawing, learning about history and reading. She is often seen with her friends and loves visiting family in Western New York.

In the future, O’Neil hopes to study business and pre-law. She is planning to attend a 4-year university, and is looking at the University of Iowa or University of Illinois. 


Madeline O'Neil, Copy Editor

May 14, 2020
My hate letter to ranch dressing (Story)
Apr 17, 2020
Take a deep breath and quit binge watching the news (Story/Media)
Mar 11, 2020
DGS softball’s pre-season training is out of the park (Story/Media)
Mar 11, 2020
How your second semester will go based on your horoscope (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
What basic shoe are you? (Story/Media)
Feb 26, 2020
Let this week’s horoscope inspire your next act of kindness (Media)
Feb 25, 2020
Top ten essential vending machine snacks (Media)
Feb 14, 2020
Why everyone should let lovebirds and singles live their lives this Valentine’s Day (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
Student diversity is shown through the different languages at DGS (Story)
Jan 17, 2020
Friendship Friday: Tony Raso and James Rodden (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
Why picture-perfect vacations don’t always need a social media post (Story/Media)
Dec 18, 2019
DGS wrestlers face an unnoticed opponent: Stigma (Story/Media)
Dec 16, 2019
Niall Horan: Where is he now? (Story/Media)
Nov 21, 2019
What restaurant should you eat at based on your personality? (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
Let me be direct — cyberbullying education needs a new focus (Story/Media)
Nov 05, 2019
DGS Operation Snowball introduces new director process (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
MFP construction underway at DGS (Story/Media)
Oct 04, 2019
DGS creates new early bird PE course geared toward varsity athletes (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
The trauma of Homecoming — and why it’s worth it (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Friendship Friday: Freshman year friends (Story/Media)
Sep 17, 2019
‘Look Mom, I Can Fly’ gives fans inside look of Travis Scott (Story/Media)
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Madeline O’Neil