Oakton Outlook

Tips and tricks for breaking into activism: Part two

Emily Bach, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Below are a few helpful tips and tricks for furthering your impact in the activist community! Reach out to your lawmakers - Most politicians are willing to meet with young people if you have a record of reaching out to the...

How to break into activism as a young person: Part one

Emily Bach, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

The March for Our Lives has undeniably beckoned a new era in teenage activism. Protests are gradually becoming integrated into pop culture, and are bringing with them a number of teenagers that are ready to get involved. But b...

How To Survive the Fourth Quarter

Amy Dai, Staff Writer

March 24, 2018

Filed under A&E, InDepth, Lifestyle, Opinion, Showcase

After months of waiting anxiously for 4th quarter to arrive, we have finally made it - through the grueling first quarter, second quarter exhaustion, sporadic snow days, and third quarter stress as well as spring break. With o...

Our February Issue is Here!

February 27, 2018

Filed under Showcase

End the stigma surrounding mental illness

aubrey harrell, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017

Filed under InDepth, Showcase, Uncategorized, Web exclusive

What is Mental Illness? Mental illness refers to the broad array of mental health conditions that affect a person’s thoughts and behavior. Common mental illnesses often talked about are depression, post traumatic stress dis...

Curriculum Fair 2017: Which courses should you select?

Kathryn Tatum, Editor-in-chief

January 6, 2017

Filed under Feature, Oakton students, Showcase

The 2017 OHS Curriculum Fair will take place on Wednesday, January 11. If you’re a student struggling with deciding which courses to select, here is some more information on courses you may be considering adding to your list. To...

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