Drops of Ink

Lola Akinlade
I am a senior and this is my fourth year on staff and I am a co-features editor with the lovely, Rachel Benner! I am involved in lots at school including, president of Advocats, school board rep, LHS United, Sconethugs, Topcats, NHS and Link Crew.


Lola Akinlade, Features Editor

May 15, 2018
My merit, not my race (Story)
May 15, 2018
Orchesis performs their ‘Dance a Mile in Their Shoes’ show (Media)
May 02, 2018
LHS students walkout for “Stand for the Second” (Story/Media)
Apr 17, 2018
Closeted Stories Uncovered (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Student bands at LHS (Media)
Mar 13, 2018
Modern High School Romance: The Hookup Culture (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Juuling: The Cigarettes of This Generation (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
How to burst the Libertyville bubble (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
Navigating the n-word (Story)
Oct 24, 2017
Academics > Athletics (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Hate Speech is Not Free Speech (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
All eyes on my screen (Story)
May 18, 2017
Admission of Lurking (Story)
May 09, 2017
Thrifting Tips With Paige and Lola (Media)
Apr 20, 2017
No Home in Our Home (Story/Media)
Apr 10, 2017
Relay For Life Hosts Annual Fundraiser at the Sports Complex (Story/Media)
Mar 10, 2017
Get Out and Watch ‘Get Out’ (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Humans of Libertyville (Story)
Feb 19, 2017
Highlights from the 2017 turnabout assembly (Story/Media)
Dec 01, 2016
The Part Untouched (Story)
Dec 01, 2016
Smiling on Skates (Media)
Oct 27, 2016
Inside Out (Story)
Sep 22, 2016
Debunking African Stereotypes (Story)
Sep 16, 2016
Highlights from the 2016 homecoming assembly (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
Humans of Libertyville (Story/Media)
May 21, 2016
Students Explore: The Purpose of Social Media (Story)
Apr 28, 2016
“How To: Feel Less Ugly” (Story)
Mar 17, 2016
Four Corners (Story)
Feb 18, 2016
Life Through the Lens: A Page on Paige (Story)
Nov 11, 2015
The Arising Acceptance of Marijuana (Story)
Oct 14, 2015
Equal Courses, Unequal Opportunities (Story)
Sep 24, 2015
The New Face of LHS (Story)
Sep 11, 2015
Slant of Light Hopes For a Revival (Story/Media)
Jun 01, 2015
Old Enough to Serve, but Not Be Served (Story)
May 28, 2015
What I Wish My Freshman Self Knew (Story)
May 19, 2015
From a Passion to a Business: Messy Apron Cupcakery (Story)
Apr 30, 2015
Libertyville’s Pastime (Media)
Apr 30, 2015
Cheat to Complete (Media)
Apr 20, 2015
Is Your Concert Outfit Appropriate? (Story)
Mar 19, 2015
LHS Teachers Take on St. Baldrick’s (Media)
Mar 07, 2015
D128 Takes a Trip to China (Story)
Feb 03, 2015
Is Libertyville All that Great? (Story/Media)
Jan 14, 2015
The Negative Effects Cold Weather Has Had on District 128 (Story)
Jan 14, 2015
Through the Years of Annie (Story)
Dec 12, 2014
How is the Hallway Music Chosen? (Story/Media)
Dec 07, 2014
Could the new Lammily doll Replace Barbie? (Story)
Nov 25, 2014
Laura Zeng Strives for The Olympic Dream (Story)
Oct 10, 2014
What makes John Green’s books appeal to teens? (Story/Media)
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Lola Akinlade