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Welcome Class of 2021: Clubs – How they work, what they do, and why you should join some

Welcome Class of 2021: Clubs – How they work, what they do, and why you should join some

by Katie Lehman, Editor
June 2, 2017
Filed under Spring 2017, Welcome Class of 2021

Students have the opportunity to join a various number of different clubs. With around 45 different clubs to chose from, it’s important to know how they work. This guide will help you with what you need to know. The first thing to know about clubs is how to sign up for them, what clubs there are, ...

Class of 2017: Seniors in the GSA celebrate 10 days left before graduation

Class of 2017: Seniors in the GSA celebrate 10 days left before graduation

by Katie Lehman, Editor
May 10, 2017
Filed under Senior Countdown 2017, Spring 2017

Seniors of the GSA club are looking forward to a bittersweet farewell to Linganore High School with only 10 days left. The GSA, run by Ms. Baker, is preparing to say goodbye to beloved members as they leave the underclassmen behind. Two of the group's seniors, Alison Stockman (right) and Grace Wi...

Second annual GSA dance a success: Photo of the Day 3/14/17

Second annual GSA dance a success: Photo of the Day 3/14/17

by Katie Lehman, Editor
March 13, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

On March 11, Linganore's Gay Straight Alliance club held their second annual dance in support of the LGBT community. With the success of last year's first dance, the group welcomed students from Governor Thomas Johnson High School's GSA to attend as well. GSA students collected donations for the Tr...

Trans rights are human rights: A rally at the BOE for trans protection in schools

Trans rights are human rights: A rally at the BOE for trans protection in schools

by Beau Cameron, Managing Editor
March 10, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Spring 2017

On March 8th, hundreds of students, teachers, and parents gathered outside the Board of Education for the first Frederick Transgender rights rally. Organized by James Vankuilenburg, transgender male and student president of Governor Thomas Johnson High School’s Gay Straight Alliance, the group addressed t...

Flutist Katsumoto, more than a melody

Flutist Katsumoto, more than a melody

by Emily Reed, Editor
March 3, 2017
Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase, Spring 2017

Since fourth grade, Erika Katsumoto has been playing the flute. Six years later, she is still pursuing her passion. She is a part of Linganore's concert band and second semester symphonic band. Outside of school, she is involved in the woodwind ensemble at Hood College, Frederick Youth Flute Choir, and All-County band. "She has earned first chair in All-County Band as a fresh...

Changing to gender neutral pronouns signifies respect

Changing to gender neutral pronouns signifies respect

by Beau Cameron, Editor
September 20, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Opinion, Showcase

When referring to a male, you use he/him pronouns. You refer to females by she/her pronouns. So what do you call someone with no gender? Depending on who you ask, the answer varies. The English language has no gender-neutral singular pronoun to refer to individuals who identify as non-binary (not exclus...

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