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Out with the schoolwork and in with the jobs

Ava Klein, Staff Writer | June 19, 2018

As students enter high school, many responsibilities come their ways. They begin to realize how quickly...

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Sophomores, Meet the College Board

Danielle Mimeles, Managing Editor | June 1, 2018

Until this year, if a freshman or sophomore was asked what they knew about AP classes, the typical response...

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Bachelorette Recap Season 14 Episode 1

Alexandra George, Staff Writer | June 4, 2018

Ah, at long last, The Bachelorette has finally returned. Monday is no longer the worst day of the week because it means tons of roses, drama, and overall a great time. Everyone knows the premiere episode of each season means we get to meet the suitors. And let me tell you, this season’s men are...

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Face Off: The Kissing Booth

Olivia Franceschini and Ava Klein | May 25, 2018

The Kissing Booth, a new Netflix movie about a girl named Elle who falls in love with her best friend’s brother, has taken OT by storm. As the hype for this movie grows, it is clear that people think this is either the best movie EVER CREATED or THE WORST movie that has ever surfaced on this planet....

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He Isn’t Dunn Yet

Grace Choi and Mera Abdalla | May 31, 2018

This winter sports season, the girls’ basketball team won the Big North and State Group 3 titles, setting a school record with 28 wins in a season. The team’s success was the result of one important person. He wasn’t running on the court or shooting hoops; rather, he was standing on the sidelines,...

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Spring Sports Check In

AJ Falkenstern, Luke Falkenstern, Jack Giannantonio, Craig Schulman, and Ryan Lee | May 16, 2018

Since the beginning of March, NVOT's spring sports teams have been practicing and playing nearly every day. This hard work has paid off as each team currently has a winning record. Hover above the logo to see how each sport team is holding up as they head into tournament and playoff time.

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AJITated about Net Neutrality

Ryan Ward, Special to The Lance | May 8, 2018

In modern America, technology is unavoidable. Toddlers are glued to their tablets watching YouTube videos before they can walk. Tweens spend countless hours playing Call of Duty on Xboxes and PlayStations. Every teen has a cell phone glued to their palm. Much of this technology would be obsolete without...

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A Hot Dog IS a Sandwich

Craig Schulman, Editor-in-Chief | April 23, 2018

If someone can present any form of a reasonable or analytical argument to refute the idea that a hot dog is a sandwich, I will gladly change my opinion. In order to maintain the journalistic integrity of The Lance, I want to remind everyone of the Merriam-Webster dictionary definition of a sandwich:...

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Stepping Into The Light

Josh Lee and Mera Abdalla | June 4, 2018

“Mic check. One, two, one, two,” junior Maria Chung said as she ensured everything was ready before her first performance at a music competition. Her palms began to sweat and her heart raced at the anticipation of her debut performance. When the announcer called “MARIA CHUNG!” she raced onto...

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Ri-citing for the Title

Ava Klein, Staff Writer | April 30, 2018

Rida Qureshi is a regular sophomore at NVOT. She’s the kind of student who stops at Starbucks weekly to get her usual chai latte, and who aims high for grades while spending her nights studying for APUSH rather than sleeping. However, she has qualities that make her stand out from others, and everyone...

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