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Liberal arts colleges losing their raison d’etre

Liberal arts colleges losing their raison d’etre

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...

Middle School Honor Societies: Does the benefit of membership outweigh the pressure?

Middle School Honor Societies: Does the benefit of membership outweigh the pressure?

by Elizabeth Rajnik, Reporter

April 5, 2019

Being a sophomore, I find myself constantly analyzing my involvement in school thus far and the crushing importance of my next two years. With junior year comes the college application process, SATs and honor society applications. My friends all freak out about honor society acceptance, but I was curious. ...

Students prepare for the future at the College and Career Fair: Photo of the Day 4/5/19

Students prepare for the future at the College and Career Fair: Photo of the Day 4/5/19

by Madeline Hull, Reporter

April 5, 2019

On April 1, Student Services held a College and Career Fair during PREP and lunch shifts on Main Street. Every table had representatives and alumni who helped interested students find their perfect college. A total of 29 different colleges, universities, armed forces, and local businesses had tables...

News for October 15

by Lancer Media

October 16, 2018

The yearbook committee is looking for pictures from spirit week and Homecoming. Please email the account below with attached pictures for a chance of them being included in this year’s yearbook. If the military interests you as a career choice, then you will want to meet with Sargent Hanson, th...

News for October 15

October 16, 2018

The yearbook committee is looking for pictures from spirit week and Homecoming. Please email the account below with attached pictures for a chance of them being included in this year’s yearbook. If the military interests you as a career choice, then you will want to meet with Sargent Hanson, th...

News for October 12

by Lancer Media

October 12, 2018

The yearbook committee is looking for pictures from spirit week and Homecoming. Please email the account below with attached pictures. If the military interests you as a career choice, then you will want to meet with Sargent Hanson, the Recruiter for the Marines. Sargent Hanson will be at Linganore on ...

News for October 11

by Lancer Media

October 11, 2018

Attention Seniors: Friday, October 12  is the deadline to submit baby ads to be included in the 2019 yearbook. Extra order forms are available outside room A206. Also, the yearbook committee is looking for pictures from spirit week and Homecoming. If the military interests you as a career choice, then you will ...

How mighty is the SAT?

How mighty is the SAT?

by Emily Reed, Co-editor-in-chief

October 26, 2017

A few years ago, whether students liked it or not, the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) was a huge part of their future. Seniors busied themselves applying to colleges and taking the SAT for the last time before they applied. Now, some seniors are choosing not to take the SAT because the schools they ar...

Choosing a college: Should you worry about assault?

Choosing a college:  Should you worry about assault?

by Rose Fiore, Editor

March 23, 2017

Many high school students are excited to choose their colleges based on their academic needs and social life, but are they also looking at the crime records? The U.S. Campus Safety and Security website offers data about the number of crimes that have been committed on any U.S. campus. Over the pa...

News for February 13, 2017

by Lancer Media

February 13, 2017

Nominations are requested for American Legion Boys’ State and American Legion Auxiliary Girls’ State. Only juniors can be considered for Boys’ State or Girls’ State which is the premier program for teaching students how government works, while developing leadership skills and an appreciation...

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