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French Honor Society celebrates Mardi Gras: Photo of the Day 3/15/19

French Honor Society celebrates Mardi Gras: Photo of the Day 3/15/19

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

March 17, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2019

On March 4, the French Honor Society celebrated Mardi Gras, a tradition of parties, galas, parades, and feasting, that dates back thousands of years. It was established in the United States in the 1700’s and takes place on the day before Ash Wednesday, or the first day of Lent. In its Christia...

French Honor Society hangs Seurat mural: Photo of the Day 2/23/19

French Honor Society hangs Seurat mural: Photo of the Day 2/23/19

by Sierra Rossman, Reporter

February 23, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Spring 2019

On February 6, the French Honor Society hung a mural commemorating the 1884 painting Un dimanche après-midi à l’Île de la Grande Jatte which translates to A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte. French teacher and French Honor Society adviser Madame Dragana Blonder printed a version of the ...

Teachers show holiday spirit by decorating doors: Photo of the Day 12/19/18

Teachers show holiday spirit by decorating doors: Photo of the Day 12/19/18

by Sammie Hoefs, Editor

December 19, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On the week of December 10, the teachers brainstormed, constructed, and finalized their doors. All doors had to be complete by Monday morning, December 17. Teachers had the help from their students, and some honor societies made a door of their own. The National Art Honor Society, National English Honor Society, and the National French Honor Society partic...

Ani Boghossian-James increases profile of African Americans with new club

Ani Boghossian-James increases profile of African Americans with new club

by Kelsey Ward, Reporter

February 3, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase, Spring 2017

With less than three percent African American students on campus, it's easy to disappear in the crowd. An opposite problem is in a mostly white school, as a subgroup, African Americans can get unwanted attention. The African America Culture Club is a solution to both of these problems. Class of 2018 member, Ani...

French Honor Society decorates for St. Catherine’s day: Photo of the Day 11/25/16

French Honor Society decorates for St. Catherine’s day: Photo of the Day 11/25/16

by Kaycee Morris, Reporter

November 25, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day

In France, St. Catherine's Day, celebrated on November 25th, is a day dedicated to honor unmarried women who are at least 25 years old. Traditionally, these unwed woman are called "Catherinettes" in France. On November 9th 2016, the French Honor Society got together during French week, which was du...

French clubs show support for France after tragedies of 11/13/15

French clubs show support for France after tragedies of 11/13/15

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief

November 19, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

On Club Day, November 18, 2015 , senior and Vice President of Linganore's chapter of the National French Honor Society, Madeline Wodaski, proposed that the NFHS create a piece of art to show support for France after the atrocities that happened Friday, November 13. On Friday, Paris was attacked by the terror group, ISIS. Six sites in Paris were besieged, and mo...

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