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Students and staff share their thoughts on new Genesis restrictions.
Genesis or Nemesis?
Charlie Dippolito and Jahnavi Vaghasia January 26, 2023

At NVOT, checking Genesis is as habitual as waking up at 7 a.m. to get up for school. However, starting February 1, students and parents will not be able to access the Genesis gradebook from 8 a.m. to...

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FBLA club members together after qualifying for states.
NVOT Goes Big at FBLA Regionals
Kevin Ju and Kiran Gurunathan January 24, 2023

On December 6, students in Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competed in the annual Northeast Regional Competition.  Competitors tested in the South Cafeteria to try and qualify for states...

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The Bi-State singers perform in front of Mr. Noyses class.
Rockin’ around NVOT
Erin Cho, Staff Writer • January 5, 2023

As the school prepared to head into holiday break on December 21 and 22, English teacher Brook Zelcer and his Bi-State singers brought holiday cheer to the OT halls by singing carols.  The tradition,...

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Colleges Need to Ditch Mandatory Test Submission; Here’s Why:
Colleges Need to Ditch Mandatory Test Submission; Here’s Why:
Kara Long, Staff Writer • November 30, 2022

After three years of accepting test-optional applications due to the rise in COVID-19 cases, colleges are finally considering bringing back mandatory test submission as the United States recovers from the pandemic. Back in 2020, various colleges and universities across the United States announced...

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The Mid 3
The Mid 3
Drew Rosenblum, Associate Editor • September 23, 2022

When you think of a Big 3 in the NBA you think of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh going to the Finals four years in a row and racking up 12 all-star appearances. Then you have the Splash Brothers, Steph Curry and Klay Thompson, who teamed up with Kevin Durant to form an unstoppable team which...

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Upcoming Movies to Be Hyped For: The Threequel
Upcoming Movies to Be Hyped For: The Threequel
Drew Rosenblum, Associate Editor • January 15, 2023

In the past few weeks, there have been some mind blowing movie announcements and trailers that must be talked about. Knowing everyone here watched all the bangers from last year’s “Upcoming Movies...

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Students in the theater department with their awards.
Spotlight on STANJ
Lara Areiqat, News Editor • January 13, 2023

On Saturday, January 7, the students from the theater department competed in the annual Speech & Theatre Association Of New Jersey (STANJ) Governor’s Awards Competition at Montclair University. Students...

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Hot Takes Resolutions
Hot Takes Resolutions
Charlotte Atalla and Olivia Connell January 5, 2023

Hey guys, welcome back to everyone’s favorite part of The Lance: Hot Takes. And Happy New Year! Today we’re in a good mood; we’re really embodying the whole “new year, new me mentality.” No more...

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Gattis love for fashion began with his love for vintage clothing.
Fashion Student of the Month: Roman Gatti
Sam Cruz, Staff Writer • January 31, 2023

In 2017, Lance Editor in Chief Craig Schulman started a column called Fashion Student of the Month, where students with unique styles get featured. With the current switch from minimalism to maximalism, students have been popping up around the school with amazing styles. We are excited to continue this...

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Unique Classes Offered at NVOT
Unique Classes Offered at NVOT
Rachel Kim and Erin Yoon January 30, 2023

It is officially scheduling season at NVOT, and students are beginning to meet with their counselors to pick classes. Most students like to focus on the four core subjects—math, science, English, and social studies— and aim to fulfill their graduation requirements. However, not many students realize...

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The Lances NFL Playoff Predictions
The Lance's NFL Playoff Predictions
Antonio Campagna, Justin Garber, Aidan Fruhling, and Kiran Gurunathan January 13, 2023

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New Years New York Sports Resolutions
New Years New York Sports Resolutions
Antonio Campagna, Drew Rosenblum, Justin Garber, and Samantha Tate January 6, 2023

While baseball fans around the world await Carlos Correa signing with the Mets to be made official, the NHL, NBA, and NFL in full force, every New York sports team is in contention for the playoffs. Simultaneously,...

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The leaderboard is displayed in C corridor.
More Than Just an Award
December 2, 2022