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Addressing sexual harassment and misconduct claims
Addressing sexual harassment and misconduct claims
Nyla Marcott, News Editor • June 4, 2022

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Incumbent Don Beyer (left) is being challenged by first-time candidate Victoria Virasingh (right). While the two candidates dont disagree on many policy issues, Virasingh has recently asked Rep. Beyer to pass the torch.
Virginia’s 2022 Primaries are around the corner
Saehee Perez, Chief Marketing Manager • May 31, 2022

Virginia is one of few states with annual statewide elections that do not coincide with midterms...

Students can submit a request for a pass by indicating the designated location to their teacher.
FCPS and McLean introduce e-hall passes
Aleena Gul and Josh Bass May 27, 2022

Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) implemented a new e-hall pass system at McLean, beginning Wednesday,...

The Senior Board sits in front of the rock entrance at McLean High School. It features the names of each member of McLeans graduating class.
Class of 2022 says their last goodbyes
Hanna Boughanem, Managing Editor • May 20, 2022

Today marks the last official day of school for seniors not participating in the Highlander Internship...

Protesters chant phrases against abortion restrictions and the leaked draft opinion overturning Roe v. Wade.
Students host pro-choice walkout
Akash Balenalli, Website editor-in-chief • May 9, 2022

10 students led a large-scale walkout today against the leaked Supreme Court draft opinion overturning...

Students broke their fast a speech by school board member-at-large Abrar Omeish spoke to students. Over 100 people attended.
Muslim Student Associations host historic dinner
Omar Kayali, Online Opinions Editor • April 29, 2022

With the holy Muslim month of Ramadan coming to a close, the Muslim Student Associations (MSAs) of...

Students at McLean struggle with body shaming
Students at McLean struggle with body shaming
Farah Eljazzar, Isabella DiPatri, and Josephine Phillips June 3, 2022

With the ever growing nature of technology and advancements such as social media, the public is able to connect with users across the globe to spread information, participate in trends and engage in...

Crowds gather around the field, pressed up against the fence in suspense.
McLean softball fails to capitalize on regional championship game appearance
Issy DiPatri and Josephine Phillips June 5, 2022
Palaces colorful album cover. Visual artist Jonathan Zawada created the cover as well as the albums other related visuals.
Palaces reigns supreme
Philip Rotondo May 31, 2022
Finals do not accurately represent students knowledge
Finals do not accurately represent students' knowledge
Madeleine Stigall, Managing Editor • June 6, 2022

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