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Oh, the places you’ll go: Wynkoop and Yammarino earn their stripes at Towson University

Oh, the places you’ll go: Wynkoop and Yammarino earn their stripes at Towson University

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor

May 9, 2017


Filed under Senior Destinations 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

Emma Wynkoop and Alyssa Yammarino will study at Towson University this fall. Both girls look forward to continuing their activities they were involved with in high school. Yammarino said, "I'm going to try out for Towson's pom team. I really enjoyed being on poms in high school and the great things I...

Oh, the places you’ll go: Alexa Needle flies with the seahawks at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Oh, the places you’ll go: Alexa Needle flies with the seahawks at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor

May 3, 2017


Filed under Senior Destinations 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

Alexa Needle plans to attend St. Mary's College of Maryland and continue her swimming career. "I've been a swimmer for 13 years, and I wasn't ready to stop," she said. "I'm looking forward to meeting my new coach and teammates. My current coach and team are a huge part of my life now, so I kn...

Oh, the places you’ll go: Megan Wilhelm has her eye set on BYU-Idaho

Oh, the places you’ll go: Megan Wilhelm has her eye set on BYU-Idaho

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Senior Destinations 2017, Showcase, Spring 2017

Megan Wilhelm will be traveling to Brigham Young University in Rexburg, Idaho. She made her choice because "it's run by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latterday Saints, which is the church I belong to... I wanted to be surrounded by people with similar standards and morals." Wilhelm will study digital ...

LHSsees2020: Tony Komara turns into an Auburn Tiger

LHSsees2020: Tony Komara turns into an Auburn Tiger

by Elena Guardia, Reporter

May 16, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations

This August Tony Komara will be dressing in his navy and orange to attend Auburn University in Alabama. The beautiful campus and warm weather convinced Komara that Auburn was the school for him.  "As soon as I go there I knew I just had to go there next year." Planning to study geology, Komara is looking ...

LHSsees2020: Lexi Gillum chooses Greensboro

LHSsees2020: Lexi Gillum chooses Greensboro

by Elena Guardia, Reporter

May 9, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations, Showcase

Planning to study human biology with a pre-med track, Lexi Gillum wanted to pick a school with a good science program. With that thought in mind, Gillum will be attending University of North Carolina, Greensboro this fall. Gillum knew UNCG was the school for her after she visited in person. "I wa...

LHSsees2020: Chris Brown ‘Rams’ into Richmond

LHSsees2020: Chris Brown ‘Rams’ into Richmond

by Elena Guardia, Reporter

May 5, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations, Showcase

Chris Brown will be attending Virginia Commonwealth University this August as a criminal justice major, with a pre-law track. His final two choices were the University of Hawaii and VCU, but according to Brown he knew VCU would be a better option for his focus area of study. "VCU has a better progr...

LHSsees2020: Thomas Lang is ready to Ram his way into higher education

LHSsees2020: Thomas Lang is ready to Ram his way into higher education

by Kasal Smaha, Reporter

May 4, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations, Showcase

Thomas Lang is ready to forgo the red and black of the Lancers for the blue and gold of the Shepherd University Rams. Shepherd University, located in scenic West Virginia, about a half-hour away from Harper's Ferry, has been Lang's choice "for a while now." "It's a beautiful campus, up in West Virgini...

LHSsees2020: Tanner Ridgely and Kayleigh Day ride the Mustang to Stevenson University

LHSsees2020: Tanner Ridgely and Kayleigh Day ride the Mustang to Stevenson University

by Tory Spruill, Reporter

May 4, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations, Showcase

Kayleigh Day and Tanner Ridgley are to attend Stevenson University in Owing Mills this fall. Day plans to study medical laboratory science and get her doctorate in the future to become a certified forensic pathologist. Ridgley is to major in pre-physical therapy. "I loved Stevenson after the first time I w...

LHSsees2020: Ben Iwanski continues to run toward University of Oregon

LHSsees2020: Ben Iwanski continues to run toward University of Oregon

by Elena Guardia, Reporter

May 2, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations, Showcase

Totaling a 42-hour non-stop drive from Linganore to campus, Ben Iwanski will be attending the University of Oregon in August to become a Duck. Following in the footsteps of his three older siblings, he decided to go far from home to continue his education. "I initially looked at Oregon because all of my sibl...

LHSsees2020: Maria Pellicier takes of bite of the Big Apple at New York University

LHSsees2020: Maria Pellicier takes of bite of the Big Apple at New York University

by Tory Spruill, Reporter

May 2, 2016


Filed under Senior Destinations, Showcase

Maria Pellicier is excited to attend  New York University this fall. She plans to major in social work with a minor in political science. “They have a really good social work program with lots of good internships,” said Pellicier. Pellicier was deciding between multiple schools, including ...

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