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Make Way for Digital Imaging Ducklings

Olivia Gallmeyer, Managing News Editor

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“It’s so soft!”

“This is the most beautiful thing.”

“I’m kind of scared, it’s a lot of responsibility!”

These remarks and many more oohs, aahs, and excited high-pitched squeals were heard Tuesday afternoon as the WAHS Digital Imaging and Photography classes met four special guests. Courtney Ralston’s pet ducklings Sunny, Perry, Ben, and Jerry paid a visit to the school in order to become better socialized with humans and to serve as subjects for photography students.

In Ms. Burnette’s words, the ducks were there to “have fun and bring smiles.” From the responses from the crowd of students, this mission was successful. 

“I want the duck to be mine,” one excited student remarked.

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Olivia Gallmeyer, Editor in Chief

Olivia Gallmeyer is a senior journalism student known for her groundbreaking work on cool girls who do cool things and her vast portfolio of pictures of dogs in blankets. She spends much of her non-journalism time drinking lots of Mudhouse coffee, reading texts for her independent study, or at rehearsal as assistant director for one of WAHS’s many theatrical productions. She is an alumni of the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and a member of the Live Arts Mentor/Apprentice Program.

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