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Sciences honoree Asbury recommends “Be different, Be quirky”

Sciences honoree Asbury recommends “Be different, Be quirky”

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

December 4, 2018

Dr. Curtis Asbury is the Distinguished Graduate organization honoree in sciences 2018. He received the recognition on November 20, 2018. At the ceremony, each honoree spoke to the Class of 2022. Asbury’s speech emphasis was “where you came from, where you are, and where you are going.” He talk...

Distinguished Graduates 2018: Karen Ellison-Seyler honored in Arts & Humanities for her achievements in music

by Alex Dembeck, Reporter

December 4, 2018

On November 20, the Distinguished Graduate Organization recognized six graduates for their achievements in Business, Academics, Public Service, Sciences, Arts & Humanities, and Athletics. Karen Ellison-Seyler, member of the class of 1982, is the 2018 Distinguished Graduate honoree in Arts & Humanitie...

Distinguished graduates 2018 motivate students in assembly

Distinguished graduates 2018 motivate students in assembly

by Elizabeth Anderson, Watermark Editor

November 19, 2018

On November 20, members of the LHS Class of 2022, staff, honorees and family members attended the 2018 Distinguished Graduate Ceremony. The Distinguished Graduate Ceremony is an annual event presented by the Distinguished Graduate Organization. It is supported by LHS as well as the LHS Alumni Association...

Distinguished Graduates 2018: Shannon Hammond leads law firm and real estate company

Distinguished Graduates 2018: Shannon Hammond leads law firm and real estate company

by William Quansah, Reporter

November 16, 2018

On November 20, six Linganore graduates will be inducted into the Distinguished Graduate Organization as students who have made a difference in their profession. The inductees will have the opportunity to speak to freshmen about their careers, their time in Linganore, and give advice to students. ...

Distinguished Graduate 2018: Bo Eskay – from an outstanding player to an oustanding coach

Distinguished Graduate 2018: Bo Eskay – from an outstanding player to an oustanding coach

by Sammie Hoefs, Editor

November 16, 2018

Class of 1983 graduate Robert Eskay, Jr. is the 2018 Distinguished Graduate honoree in Athletics. In 2003, he helped merge two existing soccer group, Frederick Excel and Frederick United to create FC Frederick (Football Club of Frederick), a non-profit soccer club. Eskay participated in both soccer and basket...

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

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...

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

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...

Distinguished Graduate in Athletics, Ryan Green inspires Catoctin wrestlers

Distinguished Graduate in Athletics, Ryan Green inspires Catoctin wrestlers

by Kyle Brodt, Sports Editor

November 24, 2014

Graduate Ryan Green is recognized for his success in athletics as the 2014 DGO honoree. Green is the head wrestling coach at Catoctin High School and works as a journeyman steamfitter for Control Sources LLC in Baltimore. Green is also the founder and head wrestling coach of the Mason-Dixon Mat Hawgs. Green...

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

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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