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5 Things To Know: Weeks of March 20-31

5 Things To Know: Weeks of March 20-31

Julie Chotivatanapong, Editor-in-Chief
March 21
Filed under Five Things to Know, Showcase

Junior interviews have been rescheduled for March 30 and 31. English teachers will provide more details as the date approaches. Third quarter ends Friday, March 31. All students should make up and turn in any assignments by this date. The counseling office here is hosting the annual Colleg...

Juice bar energizes with natural alternatives

Juice bar energizes with natural alternatives

Emily Williams, Staff writer
March 21
Filed under Reviews, Showcase

The phrase “new year, new me” has been plaguing everyone’s minds, and what better way to fulfill those New Year’s resolutions of eating healthier than fueling the body with fresh fruit! Pure Raw Juice Bar, located in Towson, offers customizable meals made straight from nature’s candy. The...

Sharp intellect propels sophomore to victory

Sharp intellect propels sophomore to victory

Olivia Summons, Staff writer
March 17
Filed under Photo Gallery, Showcase, Sports

Sophomore Karina Wang walks into the Baltimore Fencing Center in Columbia and puts on a black screened mask and her white fencing jacket, decorated in badges. Sword in hand, Wang is prepared to dominate her opponent. Just how does she size up against competitors? “She’s a lot better,” freshman Victor...

Survey shows widespread sleep deficit

Survey shows widespread sleep deficit

Doria Diacogiannis and Grace Knotts
March 17
Filed under News, Showcase

Sophomore Eddie Jancuk admits to planning his sleep schedule – but it happens to fall within the school day, not at home. “I usually fall asleep in most of my classes. I try to pick out the times I can fall asleep at,” he said. Jancuk follows a trend found in the pen-and-paper student slee...

Team triumphs physics competition

Team triumphs physics competition

Sophie Bates, Editor in chief
February 28
Filed under News, Showcase

DeWALT donates tools for HVAC students

DeWALT donates tools for HVAC students

Adam Zimmerman, Staff writer
February 17
Filed under News, Showcase

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Photographer snares nature shots

Photographer snares nature shots

Emlyn Langlieb and Emily Williams
December 14
Filed under Artist Among Us, Features, Showcase

Ever since he was young, senior Joodh Waleedh has enjoyed art, but photography was special. On his family visits to the Maldives, he was frequently asked to snap photos of his family in front of countless picturesque landscapes. But Waleedh was more interested in the scene than the people. “My mom wou...

Phenom’s future shines despite ankle injury

Phenom’s future shines despite ankle injury

Patrick Fitzgerald, Sports editor
December 14
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Column

In the Lions’ game against Catonsville Dec. 9, they took an 11-point lead into halftime and were keeping the Comets at bay when freshman guard Ché Evans Jr. fell to the ground in pain after jumping for a loose ball. Evans, who scored 10 points in the game, stayed down for a couple of minutes, clutching...

Announcements gets tech upgrade

Announcements gets tech upgrade

Grace Knotts and Daniel Longest
December 14
Filed under News, Showcase

Members of Dulaney News, the morning announcements team, are noting positive and negative following the addition of new equipment. The total cost of the new technology totaled $12,461.90. Students on the team noted adjustments they’ve had to make from last year. Junior Jonathan Morthole sees ben...

Five Things to Know About Sports: Week of Dec. 5

Five Things to Know About Sports: Week of Dec. 5

Daniel Krugman, Sports Editor
December 8
Filed under Five Things to Know, Showcase, Sports

Both the boys and girls varsity basketball teams defeated Towson on Dec. 7 by large margins. In the girls’ game, the Lions won 56-38, while the boys cruised to a 91-50 win. The first spirit basketball game of the year will be on Dec. 9 against Catonsville with the Student Athlete Leadership Board...

Game to be hosted in honor of alumna Dec. 17

Game to be hosted in honor of alumna Dec. 17

Sophie Bates, Editor in chief
November 29
Filed under Announcements, News, Showcase

The women's basketball program will be hosting its first annual alumni game on Dec. 17 at 3 p.m here. The game is being held in memory of class of 2011 alumna Nancy Kelly, a scholar athlete for the Lions. All proceeds raised will go towards the Nancy Kelly memorial fund. The game will be followed...