Oakton Outlook

Oakton’s First Track Meet Of the Season

Juvianna Mullings, Staff writer

April 17, 2018

Filed under Oakton students, Outdoor Track & Field, Sports, Uncategorized

    Last Saturday, April 7th, Oakton’s Varsity track team attended the annual Carolyn Legard Relays hosted at Wt. Woodson high school at 9 am. The weather was gloomy and harsh so some schools were debating w...

Tilted Towers: soon to fall.

April 12, 2018

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  What began as a fan theory turns into an incoming reality. After a large multitude of signs from Epic, it is more than likely that tilted towers, the iconic, action packed battleground of Fortnite, may be leaving us ...

NBA off-season preview

Aneesh Sreenivas, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018

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As the NBA regular season comes to an end and the playoffs start, it’s time to take a look at the offseason, potential blockbuster moves, trades and more. Free agency hype has been around Cleveland Cavaliers superstar L...

Parkland Students Fight Back

Ashley Shepard, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018

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In Parkland, Florida, the doors of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (MSDHS) has reopened and school as resumed. However, there have been some security changes made at the school. Along with fences surrounding the school g...

Dog dies on United flight: latest tragedy

Aneesh Sreenivas, staff writer

April 4, 2018

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United Airlines just had their most recent horror in a recent string of bad luck procured by the Airline company. On March 14, 2018, a 10 month old French Bulldog was carelessly shoved into an overhead bin like baggage where it died ...

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

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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...

Nukes aren’t terrible

Jake Neuffer, Editorial board

March 23, 2018

Filed under Politics, Uncategorized

The threat of nuclear war hasn’t been so prominent in the national consciousness since the fall of the Berlin Wall. But Donald Trump’s tweet, where he cleverly uses the threat of nuclear war to imply that Kim Jong Un has ...

Walking Out at Oakton

Zoe Siamon, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

On Wednesday, Mar. 14, the students at Oakton and all across the nation got up and walked out of class to protest the National Rifle Association, or NRA, and to show our condolences for the victims of the Parkland shooting. This ...

Toys “R” Bust

Ishika Jain, Editorial Board

March 23, 2018

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For many people, Toys “R” Us was their childhood heaven. It was a world where they could find anything and everything they wanted with the infinite amount of toys towering over them. Sadly, all good things come to an end....

Our February Issue is Here!

February 27, 2018

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