Gianna Jirak, Lifestyle and Fashion Editor
This is Gianna Jirak's first year working on The Watchdog staff.  In addition to her Watchdog responsibilities, Gianna is the president and founder of the Drama Club, founder of the Black Student Union, vice president of the sophomore class, co-captain of the Academic Team, and an active member of Model United Nations. Outside of school, she sings in her church choir and volunteers at the food pantry, as well as Hampton Middle School. Gianna plans to study journalism and global affairs in college.  She hopes to build a career as a professional journalist.

Gianna Jirak, Lifestyle and Fashion Editor

Feb 13, 2019
The Grammys: Who Was Serving Looks and Who Wasn’t? (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Ten great gifts to give on Valentine’s Day (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
An apology is not enough; Ralph Northam and Justin Fairfax must resign (Story)
Jan 26, 2019
10 Great Dresses to Wear to the Sadie’s Dance (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Local Summer College Programs That Are Guaranteed to Prepare You For the Future (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, Netflix’s Horrifyingly Fun Interactive Episode (Story)
Jan 07, 2019
Golden Globes Fashion: Who Was Serving Looks and Who Wasn’t? (Story)
Jan 07, 2019
The Biggest News You Missed This Week 12/31-1/6 (Story)
Dec 20, 2018
Dress Up For Dressember! (Story)
Dec 16, 2018
Meet Sasan Faraj: Your Student Representative to the School Board (Story/Media)
Dec 16, 2018
20 Books to Get the Bookworm in Your Life This Holiday Season (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
20 Products to Get the Beauty Guru in Your Life This Holiday Season (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
The Oxfam Hunger Banquet Brings Awareness to Hunger and Hardship Around the World (Story/Media)
Dec 08, 2018
The Oxfam Hunger Banquet in Pictures (Story/Media)
Dec 07, 2018
The Academic Team Undefeated, Wins First Two Games of Season (Story/Media)
Nov 29, 2018
Should LGBT+ People Have to Come Out Anymore? (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Behind the Scenes of Hylton Drama (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Weekend Hot Spot: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Theater Critics Corner: “The Band’s Visit” on Broadway (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Bohemian Rhapsody: Bringing Queen and Freddie Mercury into a New Generation (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Andrew Stanley: History Teacher Extraordinaire (Story/Media)
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