The Highlander

Marina Qu
Marina Qu is a third-year journalist and one of the Editors-in-Chief of the The Highlander. A VHSL, CSPA and JEA award-winner, she enjoys writing about local news relevant to the community and collaborating with other reporters. Outside of journalism, she loves to spend time with her little sister Regina and taste food from around the world!

Marina Qu, Editor-in-Chief

Nov 10, 2020
McLean holds first virtual art show (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
FCPS plans to bring all students back by Jan. 26 (Story/Media)
Oct 28, 2020
FCPS proposes merit lottery for admission to Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
Selected groups of students start in-person instruction this week (Story/Media)
Sep 13, 2020
News story publication from summer class (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
McLean clubs recruiting (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
Essay publication from summer class (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
Fun features publication from summer class (Story)
Aug 21, 2020
Poetry Publications from Summer Class (Story)
Aug 11, 2020
Short Story Publications from Summer Class (Story)
Jun 13, 2020
Q&A with U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams (Story)
Mar 27, 2020
UPDATE: Grading system to be changed during online learning (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
Marina’s life as a full-time babysitter (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
UPDATE: FCPS closed through April 10 (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
FCPS remains open as coronavirus spreads (Story)
Feb 15, 2020
Virginia Education Committee amends New Voices bill (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
McLean ends the season strong (Media)
Jan 25, 2020
China’s Coronavirus spreads (Story)
Jan 12, 2020
McLean girls basketball loses at Langley (Media)
Jan 12, 2020
Crosstown rivalry intensifies (Story/Media)
Jan 06, 2020
Social activists in training (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
Your contact info is on sale for 47 cents (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
You can take the fall play with you (Story)
Oct 13, 2019
McLean Football fights a hard battle against Yorktown (Story/Media)
Sep 30, 2019
FCPS online filter receive mixed comments (Story)
Jun 04, 2019
Life Protection Act protects no one (Story)
Apr 26, 2019
Enraged parents oppose rehab center next to McLean High (Story/Media)
Apr 02, 2019
Overcrowding solutions proposed (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Sophomores seek answers for their future (Story/Media)
Mar 02, 2019
Solutions to overcrowding in FCPS are discussed in PTSA General Meeting (Media)
Jan 24, 2019
Women’s march 2019: photo gallery (Story/Media)
Jan 10, 2019
FCPS parents demand a more practical solution for overcrowding (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
24 Hours to save the ocean (Story)
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