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Distinguished Graduates 2016: Nick Fry, pursuing his life goals

Distinguished Graduates 2016: Nick Fry, pursuing his life goals

by Kaycee Morris and Bailey Davis
November 20, 2016
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Fall 2016, Showcase

Nick Fry, who graduated from Linganore in 1996, is the 2016 Distinguished Graduate honoree in Arts & Humanities. Throughout his high school career, he favored and excelled in history, and now he works at the John W. Barriger III National Railroad Library in UMSL, (University of Missouri-St. Louis)...

Get to know the 2016 Distinguished Graduates

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor
November 20, 2016
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Fall 2016, News

The Distinguished Graduate ceremony is a way to honor those who have graduated from Linganore High School and have risen to success. The ceremony will be held on November 22nd in the auditorium during second period. The honorees will also be visiting some classrooms and having a lunch while they are at LHS...

Distinguished Graduates 2016: Ranjita Cornette means business

Distinguished Graduates 2016: Ranjita Cornette means business

by Amanda Anderson, Co-Editor-in-Chief
November 20, 2016
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Fall 2016, Showcase

Ranjita (Anji)  Cornette graduated from Linganore in 1984, is the 2016 Distinguished Graduate honoree in Business. Cornette says, “I felt humbled and honored when I found out I was receiving this award.” She is Vice President of Graphic Audio, an audiobook publisher creating audio entertainment. “We have...

Get to know the 2015 Distinguished Graduates

by Lancer Media
November 23, 2015
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, News

The Distinguished Graduate ceremony is a way to honor those who have graduated from Linganore High School and have risen to success. The ceremony will be held on Tuesday, November 24th in the auditorium. This year, the five alumni recipients are:  Tamara Krauch (Academics)  Liz Maestri (Arts and Humanitie...

Distinguished Graduates 2015: Daniel Getsinger earns honors in aerospace engineering

Distinguished Graduates 2015: Daniel Getsinger earns honors in aerospace engineering

by Katherine Montgomery, Reporter
November 13, 2015
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Showcase

Daniel Robinson Getsinger is an accomplished aerospace engineer who graduated from Linganore High School in 2003 and earned a Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering from UCLA in 2012. He will receive the Distinguished Graduate award in the Sciences on November 24, 2015. Currently, he works as a mechanical engine...

Distinguished Graduates 2015: Kevin Law changes language learning with Cambly

Distinguished Graduates 2015: Kevin Law changes language learning with Cambly

by Amanda Anderson, Reporter
November 13, 2015
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Showcase

Kevin Law, who graduated from Linganore in 2001, is the 2015 Distinguished Graduate honoree in Business. He took his passion for learning and made an app called Cambly, to help others learn English. Law says he is "honored. And I can't wait to come back and see the new school!" Law started  Cam...

Distinguished Graduates 2015: Worcester school leader Tamara Krauch Mills recognized in education

Distinguished Graduates 2015: Worcester school leader Tamara Krauch Mills recognized in education

by Katie Lehman and Emily Seth
November 6, 2015
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Showcase

The 2015 Distinguished Graduate Award for Academics will be presented to Mrs. Tamara Krauch Mills, who is currently the Coordinator of Instruction, as well as the Supervisor of Fine Arts, PE, Health, FACs, after school programs, and summer school for Worcester County. Mills has worked at many schools at several...

Distinguished Graduates 2015: Frederick barracks commander Wachsmuth recognized for public service

Distinguished Graduates 2015: Frederick barracks commander Wachsmuth recognized for public service

by Olivia King, Reporter
November 6, 2015
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Showcase

Police officers call him Lieutenant Wachsmuth, but in high school he was called Wayne.  He was a sports fanatic from playing football and ice hockey, to running and weightlifting.  He was voted “Most Shy” for the Class of 1987.  He was title winner for lifting the most in his class.  Among his ...

Distinguished Graduate 2015: Liz Maestri makes her mark in the arts

Distinguished Graduate 2015: Liz Maestri makes her mark in the arts

by Haley Barge
November 6, 2015
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Showcase

Ever since Elizabeth Maestri was young, she found herself drawn to the stage with a longing for theater. Maestri is a 1999 graduate, now a playwright in Washington, D.C., who has had her plays reviewed and critiqued on major stages. Critiques have appeared in BroadwayWorld, DCist, The Washing...

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