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Hawthorne presents inspiring speech at the 2016 Distinguished Graduate Ceremony

Hawthorne presents inspiring speech at the 2016 Distinguished Graduate Ceremony

December 2, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Video

On November 22, three graduates of Linganore High school were awarded as Distinguished Graduates. The ceremony featured multiple student speakers from the class of 2020, speeches by all recipients, and a speech by keynote speaker Mr. Tom Hawthorne. See an overview of the video:

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...

Distinguished Graduates 2015 receive awards: Photo of the Day 11/24/2015

Distinguished Graduates 2015 receive awards:  Photo of the Day 11/24/2015

by Katie Lehman, Reporter
November 25, 2015
Filed under News, Photo of the Day

On November 24,  the Distinguished Graduate ceremony was held to honor previous graduates from Linganore on their accomplishments in life. This ceremony provides students with a chance to learn how to be successful when their high school career is done, and how they can grow after that. This year's ...

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: 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...

Crystal Thompson ’97 devotes career to public service

Crystal Thompson ’97 devotes career to public service

by Alicia Nasto and Magena Straight
December 3, 2014
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization

Linganore graduate Crystal Thompson was awarded the Distinguished Graduate 2014  in Public Service on November 25th. Thompson served in the Peace Corps and worked for the U.S. Department of State. Her focus has been bringing relief to poverty in Madagascar. Ever since Thompson graduated, she has...

DGO Honoree Principal Barbara Nash shapes generations of students

DGO Honoree Principal Barbara Nash shapes generations of students

by Julia Peigh, Watermark Editor
November 24, 2014
Filed under Distinguished Graduate Organization, Showcase

The Distinguished Graduate 2014 Academics honoree is Mrs. Barbara Nash, principal of Waverly Elementary School, and formal principal of Carroll Manor Elementary School. “I wanted to become a principal because I wanted to create an environment where all teachers would love teaching,” said Nash. N...

Photo of the day 11/18/14: Safsten sets up Distinguished Graduate display

Photo of the day 11/18/14: Safsten sets up Distinguished Graduate display

by Julia Peigh, Watermark Editor
November 18, 2014
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

Senior Amy Safsten is the SSL for Mrs. Samantha Hartman, and for her SSL project, Safsten has designed the annual Distinguished Graduate showcase.  After months of planning, she and a team of DGO committee members, assembled the display on Main Street.  Mrs. Kay Horr, Mrs. Pamela Knight, and Mrs....

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