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Journalism holds the first annual Paper Plate Awards: Photo of the Day 1/25/19

Journalism holds the first annual Paper Plate Awards: Photo of the Day 1/25/19

by Ethan Hart, Managing Editor

January 25, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 24, the staff of The Lance held their first annual Paper Plate Awards. The awards ceremony was held during second and third period for each journalism class. Journalism students gave each other decorated paper plates with an award on each plate. The first year journalism students made the J...

Students gain a better understanding of Holocaust victims

Students gain a better understanding of Holocaust victims

by William Quansah, Reporter

January 18, 2019


Filed under Fall 2018, News, Showcase

From January 14-18,  students had the opportunity to view an exhibit on Main Street that displayed the stories of Jewish children who were victims of the Holocaust. Professor Fred Emil Katz of Towson University set up this exhibit called "Vergissmeinnisht," meaning Forget-Me-Not. Katz was a survivor...

National Honor Society inducts 70 new members: Photo of the Day 11/14/2018

National Honor Society inducts 70 new members: Photo of the Day 11/14/2018

by Haley Enders, Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony took place on November 13. The hallway was crowded with inductees at around 6:30 p.m., lined up and ready to get their pictures taken on the main staircase. The ceremony began with an opening message from Mrs. Durann Ecalono, co-adviser for NHS. The NHS o...

National English Honor Society inducts 71 new members: Photo of the Day 11/07/18

National English Honor Society inducts 71 new members: Photo of the Day 11/07/18

by Emily Webb, Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On November 7, 2018, the National English Honor Society held their annual evening induction. An unusually large group, 71 new members, were inducted.  The ceremony began with opening remarks from the advisor, Natalie Rebetsky. Then, officers were confirmed in their positions and given time to talk about...

Journalism class shows off for Urbana/Central Office visitors

Journalism class shows off for Urbana/Central Office visitors

by Josh Tidd, Reporter

October 31, 2018


Filed under News

Urbana High School has a new journalism teacher, Mrs. Kristin Johnson.  October 30, she visited Lancer Media to learn more about setting up her new class. She was accompanied by Mrs. Phyllis Younkins who is a teacher specialist for professional learning. Johnson came in to learn about how Lancer Media...

New futsal club “kicks” into gear

New futsal club “kicks” into gear

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Features

This year, the newly created futsal club, led by advisor Mark Lastova,  grabbed the attention of many students, with over 50 members signing up at the club fair. Futsal is a Uruguayan style of soccer that is played on a hard surface, such as a basketball court. The game is played with five players on...

New clubs introduced at fair: Photo of the Day 9/14/18

New clubs introduced at fair: Photo of the Day 9/14/18

by Lilly Player, Managing Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

Sing up for clubs by the end of the day on September 14! Find the Google survey to sign up for clubs on the Linganore SGA website. Club signups took place in Main Street with tables and representatives for each club. Kojo Benefo, a junior and officer of the African American Culture club, said, "I think...

First days of spring means return to winter: Photo of the Day 3/21/18

First days of spring means return to winter: Photo of the Day 3/21/18
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by Grace Gaydosh, Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day

March 20 was the first day of spring. Anticipated by many, the first day of spring brought wintry weather instead of warmer temperatures. FCPS and many other counties cancelled school on Wednesday, March 21 as well as Thursday, March 22. Schools were let out 2 hours early on Tuesday, March 20 as the...

Every blessing counts

Every blessing counts

by Bridget Murphy and Braden Weinel

December 14, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Features, Showcase

Braden Weinel was stopped by a red light in Frederick, Maryland. His dad was driving, and he was late for soccer practice. The light was about to turn green. He looked out to the left and saw a man sitting on the guard rail. He had nothing, and, although some say that you shouldn't give to homeless pe...

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