• A Hamilfan’s live experience

    A Hamilfan’s live experience

    Sophie Mariam, Web Editor-in-chief

    April 19, 2017

    I listened to the cast album on repeat all summer. I spent a solid quarter of my salary from my summer job on the most expensive ticket on Broadway. I was finally about to achieve my dream and see the show I spent a year of my life obsessing over; I was about to see Hamilton live on Broadway. ...

  • Seniors: college decision tips for the indecisive student

    Seniors: college decision tips for the indecisive student

    Aisha Singh, Managing Editor

    April 19, 2017

      As the May 1st deposit deadline fast approaches, seniors must decide which colleges to attend. There are some things that every senior knows to do, such as considering the academics, financial aid, and atmosphere, but here are some lesser-known helpful tips that might make your decision easier...

    Anne-Lise Heinrichs

  • Hang Up and Drive comes to McLean

    Hang Up and Drive comes to McLean

    Colin Edson, Sports Editor

    April 19, 2017

    On Friday, March 31, Jacy and Steve Good, advocates for cell phone free roads came to McLean to remind students about the danger of phone usage while driving, a prominent issue among adolescents. At a time where many underclass students are getting their licenses, and upperclassmen are going onto their...

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  • Going for the gold

    Going for the gold

    Sri Medicherla, Managing Editor

    April 17, 2017

    This March, McLean students participated as finalists in the James C. MacDonald Scholarship Competition, hosted by the McLean Community Center. The competition recognizes talent in performing arts and students compete in 4 categories: dance, instrumental music, vocal music, and theater. Students who compe...

News

Red recycling bins make debut at McLean

Red recycling bins make debut at McLean

Jiwon Kim, Reporter

Earlier this month, students at McLean saw a couple new recycling bins make an appearance, including one next to the rock entrance, sporting a different color than the traditional blue. Initial reactions of the red recycling...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Going for the gold

Going for the gold

Sri Medicherla, Managing Editor

This March, McLean students participated as finalists in the James C. MacDonald Scholarship Competition, hosted by the McLean Community Center. The competition recognizes talent in performing arts and students compete in 4 ...

April 17, 2017No Comments

MHS Robotics make improvement

MHS Robotics make improvement

John Roth, Reporter

McLean’s Robotics team recently participated in a Botball tournament at Annandale High School. At the tournament, they tested their robots in an arena with series of tasks that earns the team points. The team earned po...

April 13, 2017No Comments

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Sports

Junior defies odds in March Madness bracket

Junior defies odds in March Madness bracket

Ed Walters, Sports Editor

For decades, millions of people across the country have been filling out brackets every March to try and correctly predict the national college basketball tournament, known as March Madness. For most people, they would...

April 12, 2017No Comments

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Features

Muslim women persevere through adversity

Muslim women persevere through adversity

Miranda Johnson, Reporter

Present day Muslims are constantly facing an increasing amount of adversity as they are accused of many horrific events across the world. Though they aren’t always the cause, the amount of hate crime...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Seniors: college decision tips for the indecisive student

Seniors: college decision tips for the indecisive student

April 19, 2017

Hang Up and Drive comes to McLean

Hang Up and Drive comes to McLean

April 19, 2017

Reasons not to stress about AP testing

Reasons not to stress about AP testing

April 18, 2017

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