The Lance

An Open Letter to FCPS: The necessity of adding a non-binary option on school-related forms

A third option is necessary when selecting gender on school-related forms.

by Beau Cameron, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 22, 2019

Dear FCPS: In 2019, the District of Columbia’s public school system will apply a third gender marker on their enrollment forms, allowing students to select “non-binary” rather than male or female when indicating the child’s gender. Almost all public school districts in Maryland and the D.C. region include gender identity as a protected class in their non-discrimina...

Class of 2015 graduates at Knott Arena: Photo of the Day 6/3/15

Seniors throw their caps as they are pronounced graduates.

by Erin Lafferty, Reporter

June 3, 2015

On June 2, friends and family gathered at Mount St. Mary's University to witness the graduation of the Class of 2015.  The ceremony was distinguished by the annual awarding of The Golden Lance awards. The ceremony began with Alexandra Hammersla, President of the Class of 2015, giving a welcome s...

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