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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, ...

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Nothing short of fantastic

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Nothing short of fantastic

by Savannah Sitler, Reporter

December 1, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fall 2016, Showcase

With screenwriter J.K. Rowling, director David Yates, and lead Eddie Redmayne, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Fantastic Beasts) was practically guaranteed for success as soon as the idea was posed. The film was officially released internationally on November 18, 2016. The anticipation I had endured wa...

Harry Potter Alliance designs magical t-shirts: Photo of the Day 10/14/16

Harry Potter Alliance designs magical t-shirts: Photo of the Day 10/14/16

by Elizabeth Anderson, Reporter

October 14, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On October 14, the Harry Potter Alliance (frequently called HPA) met during PREP to design t-shirts showcasing their Harry Potter pride. This was the club's second meeting of the 2016-2017 school year. During their first meeting, each new club member was "sorted" into a Hogwarts' House based on their personality and bonded with o...

The Whimsical Wizards win the 2016 Quidditch tournament

The Whimsical Wizards win the 2016 Quidditch tournament

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

May 20, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

On Tuesday, May 18, seven teams stepped away from Linganore and into the wizarding world of Hogwarts for the second annual Quidditch tournament. Under a stormy sky, teams competed to win the golden snitch trophy and a bag of Harry Potter themed prizes. The teams who participated in the tournament in...

Harry Potter Alliance hosts second annual Quidditch tournament

Harry Potter Alliance hosts second annual Quidditch tournament

by Alyssa Mattison, Editor

May 3, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

 Harry Potter Alliance (HPA) is where the world of witchcraft and wizardry comes to life. The co-presidents of the club, seniors Corinne DeFrancisci and Marissa Maze, try to incorporate as many Hogwarts traditions as they can throughout the school year, including the popular sport of Quidditch. ...

Corinne DeFrancisci: Most likely to . . . make magic in the future

Corinne DeFrancisci: Most likely to . . . make magic in the future

by Hannah Haught, Reporter

July 24, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

This is the ninth story in Lancer Media’s 2015 Summer Series: Most Likely to… These feature stories highlight rising seniors who are becoming role models of Lancer Spirit. With a 4.0 GPA, a position as stage manager for next year's plays, and the president of the Harry Potter Alliance, Corinne ...

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