The Lance

Liberal arts colleges losing their raison d’etre

Fewer people are enrolling in foreign language majors, but foreign language study is more important than ever.

by Yesenia Montenegro, Editor

April 8, 2019

Colleges and universities all over the country have begun removing arts and humanities majors. As a teen who has grown up bilingual in German and has been learning Spanish  since middle school, I am frustrated about how devalued foreign language study has become. Even colleges in this area, such as McDaniel...

News for December 11

by Lancer Media

December 11, 2018

Are you a junior with a strong interest in science? The United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases at Fort Detrick is now accepting applicants for their research internships.They begin this summer for weighted credit. These internships last for a full year, so you would atten...

News for February 6, 2017

by Lancer Media

February 6, 2017

Good morning. This is Ms. Larson, your school counselor, and today is the first day of “National School Counseling Week.” Our focus for the week is “Helping Students Realize Their Potential”. Philosopher Confucius once said, “The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your f...

“Toll” (German for “terrific”) German-American Day field trip to McDaniel: Photo of the Day 10/18/16

After a long day, Linganore students wait for the bus at the chapel.

by Emily Reed, Editor

October 18, 2016

According to McDaniel College, nearly 1,000 students high school students from 20 schools across Maryland and central Pennsylvania attended the 22nd annual German American Day from 9 a.m. till 2 p.m. at McDaniel College. Among those attending were German students led by Frau Freimute (Ms. Joanne Frei...

Importance of Fluency in Two Languages in Jobs

Importance of Fluency in Two Languages in Jobs

by Callia Tweedell, Reporter

February 15, 2013

This article won The Frederick News Post‘s third place “best column on an education subject" award.   In many jurisdictions lawmakers have introduced variations of a bill that requires all government functions to be conducted in English. Known as “The Language Unity Act,” the bill would also esta...

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