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The Green Hope Falcon takes on Carolina Journalism Day 2019! I was a shy, un-educated, high strung baby journalist in this picture. Sorry fellow staffers.

Underclassmen & Juniors: Join The Green Hope Falcon!

Uma Bhat, Editor-in-Chief February 22, 2021

I joined this class in an unconventional way; I remember pestering Mr. Kesterson, our former journalism advisor, during tutorial periods my freshman year. Sometimes I'd have my creative writing teacher...

Desks are spaced far apart, with both students and teachers facing the same way.

Inside the Return to In-Person School

In a school day still far from normal, students and teachers share their experiences as they go in-person for the first time this year.
Lucas Moore February 17, 2021

On March 13th, 2020, Green Hope students went home not knowing that it would be their final day of in-person school for a very long time. 341 days later, the first group of students has returned to the...

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine to End After Eighth Season

Samir Tusneem, Writer February 15, 2021

Brooklyn Nine-Nine has been a show that has provided its viewers with great laughs and memorable moments. With a comedic theme resonating with the lives of New York cops, Brooklyn-Nine has consistently...

A picture of the olympics symbol taken by Bryan Turner on

Olympics Set to be Held Regardless of COVID Conditions: Is This a Good Idea??

Samir Tusneem, Staff Writer February 11, 2021

The Olympics is an event that brings unity to every country in the world regardless of the political relations between one another. With the Olympics being a tradition carried on since its origination...

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Here is What You Need to Know About the Coup in Myanmar

Samir Tusneem, Staff Writer February 9, 2021

These past few weeks, the world has observed a number of political riots and protests that have symbolically represented political chaos. One of these protests created history when a large number of protesters...

Many students opted to stay on Virtual Academy full year, but those on the hybrid plan will be returning as of 2/15

Green Hope Reacts: WCPSS Votes to Move Back Into In Person by 2/15

Uma Bhat, Editor in Chief February 2, 2021

WCPSS officials recently voted to return students to in person instruction beginning February 15th, 2021. The vote comes as a surprise to several students, both on the hybrid and virtual academy systems,...

GameStop stock has been making headlines.

GameStop Stock Market Saga Explained

Ameena Farooqui, Editor-in-Chief February 1, 2021

If you asked me a couple of days ago what was this whole GameStop Market Stock saga was, I would’ve looked at you with the most confused face ever. But don’t you all worry, because recently I have...

With the commencement of the second semester, many schedule changes were added. Feeling tired and distressed, students petition for their Wellness Wednesdays to come back.

Bring Back Wellness Wednesday- Students Petition Due To Online School Strain

Wake County students, of the largest public school district in North Carolina feel the pain of online school with the sudden removal of Wellness Wednesdays.
Shea McIntyre, Student Life Editor February 1, 2021

With the ongoing pandemic and almost a full year of Coronavirus cases continuing to spike, most of life whether that be one's career, family, education, or happiness remains computer based. Other than...

Will Russia Ever Be Free?

Will Russia Ever Be Free?

Ellie Hamashima January 28, 2021

These were phrases found on the plethora of posters displayed across Russia these past few days. Sparked by the imprisonment of opposition leader Alexey Navalny, intense and crowded protests have...

Inauguration Day: A New Beginning

Inauguration Day: A New Beginning

Annie Hu January 21, 2021

As Green Hope students began their first day of Second semester virtually on January 20, 2021, a new president and vice president were sworn in. It was a historical day as Joseph R. Biden was sworn...

President Biden signing papers into action. Source: The New York Times

1st Day into Office: President Biden’s 17 Executive Orders

Anaam Amin January 21, 2021

Following his inauguration on Wednesday, President Biden immediately signed seventeen executive orders into place. To clarify, executive orders are directives created by the President that are not legislation...

WCPSS highschoolers now won't return til mid-February. Read to see what your fellow falcons think.

Green Hope Reacts: WCPSS Entirely Virtual Till Mid-February

Lucas Moore, Staff Writer January 15, 2021

On Thursday, the Wake County School Board once again delayed the shift to Plan B hybrid learning for high schoolers, and voted to keep all K-12 students in virtual learning until at least mid-February....

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