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Olivia Gallmeyer
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.

Olivia Gallmeyer, Editor in Chief

May 11, 2017
Suiting Up for Prom (Story)
May 11, 2017
Cool Girl of the Month: Maygan Reynolds (Story)
Mar 23, 2017
Make Way for Digital Imaging Ducklings (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
Model Congress 2017 (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
Cool Girl of the Month: Meg Richey (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
My Two Cents on Cents (Story)
Jan 03, 2017
Cool Girl of the Month: Catherine Adams (Story)
Nov 23, 2016
Slice of Home: Thanksgiving Recipes from Students (Story)
Oct 20, 2016
New Graduation Guidelines Proposed for Class of 2022 (Story)
Jun 07, 2016
Where Are They Going? Class of 2016 (Story)
Apr 29, 2016
On Cats and Compulsions (Story)
Mar 10, 2016
The MoCo Social Media Battle (Story)
Feb 26, 2016
Dear College Emails: Why? (Story)
Jan 20, 2016
Where’s Our Arts Academy? (Story)
Dec 07, 2015
Bubble Tea: Is It Too Hard to Swallow? (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
Original Production Draws in Award (Photo)
Nov 09, 2015
Sanders and Trump Declared Winners of Mock Election (Story)
Oct 09, 2015
2015: The Cartoon Renaissance (Story)
Oct 09, 2015
1:1 Initiates Its Second Year (Story)
May 30, 2015
WAHS Let the Dogs Out (Story/Photo)
Apr 16, 2015
Honor Council Disbanded in Controversial Decision (Story)
Dec 19, 2014
Drama Classes Travel for Henley Show-and-Tell (Story)
Dec 10, 2014
Sophomore Writer Joins in National Challenge (Story)
Oct 17, 2014
Sadie Hawkins: Are We Really Progressing? (Story)
Sep 26, 2014
Rainbows Invade Charlottesville at Pride 2014 (Story/Photo)