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The Lance

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These trends were fun while they lasted, but its time to say goodbye.

Trends to Leave in Summer

Gianna Benasillo and Olivia Klein September 24, 2021

Summer 2021 was a huge time for fashion—we all had our fair share of fun experimenting with patterns, clashing colors, and layering clothes … but that was summer. Some of the trends that were generated...

Quannah Chasinghorse, Yara Shahidi, and Debbie Harry at the Met Gala.

The Best and Worst Looks of the 2021 Met Gala

Siena Griffin and Audrey Hansen September 17, 2021

After the devastating cancellation of last year’s Met Gala due to the pandemic, fashion lovers (including amateurs, like ourselves) everywhere rejoiced that the gala would return in 2021 with the theme...

Olivia Rodrigo sweeps the charts.

“SOUR” is Pretty Sweet

Olivia Klein, Public Relations Editor June 21, 2021

Olivia Rodrigo first entered the music industry with her debut single “drivers license,” and has since proven herself to be an up-and-coming artist in the music industry with her debut album SOUR. SOUR...

Summer Movie Recommendations

Summer Movie Recommendations

Drew Rosenblum, Staff Writer June 17, 2021

We are so close to wrapping up this school year, and everyone wants to sit back and relax a bit. These four picks will match any summer vibe and help you unwind at the same time.   Swiss Army...

A book to keep you busy this summer.

Review: Daisy Jones & The Six

Audrey Hansen, Staff Writer June 10, 2021

It’s time to escape reality: With school coming to a close, now is the perfect time to let all your worries vanish, and worry about someone else’s. It’s finally time to binge read, and the perfect...

The Lance Playlist: Summer 2021

The Lance Playlist: Summer 2021

Siena Griffin, Managing Editor June 1, 2021

After what has been an especially strenuous and unorthodox school year, everyone is in need of a couple months off—and with 40 percent of the country fully vaccinated, this summer looks promising. Whether...

The cast rehearses outside, socially distanced.

A Chorus Line, Online

Grace Sigismondi, Staff Writer May 14, 2021

The winter musical is always an anticipated event as students, with the help of staff, work together to stage award-winning performances. However, this year’s musical, A Chorus Line—about a group of...

Brooke and Spencer try the best (and the worst) Tik Tok food trends.

The Lance Tries: TikTok Food Trends

Brooke Ackerman and Spencer Walsh April 30, 2021

TikTok trends have been taking over the Internet, especially since quarantine hit last year. And now, it’s taking over our kitchens. Everything from viral snack trends to celebrities’ pasta recipes,...

Predicting the winners of the 93rd Academy Awards most notable categories.

Oscars 2021 Predictions

Drew Rosenblum, Staff Writer April 23, 2021

The past year has been quite an interesting one for the film industry. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, movie theaters have only just opened, and streaming platforms have become more popular than ever. Despite...

Olivia Klein

The Lance’s Guide to Astrology

Olivia Klein, Public Relations Editor April 1, 2021

Are you interested in checking your compatibility with others, impressing your crush, or becoming more in tune with your spirituality? If any of those apply to you, you should consider checking out astrology. Over...

The Lance Playlist: Spring 2021

The Lance Playlist: Spring 2021

Siena Griffin, Managing Editor March 1, 2021

Spring is upon us: the sun no longer sets at 4:30 p.m., the weather is getting nicer, and the perpetual gray haze that winter brings has lifted…well, at least one of these things is true. Even if there...

A Movie Each Day of February Break

A Movie Each Day of February Break

Siena Griffin, Managing Editor February 26, 2021

With my plans for February break sparse due to the pandemic, I knew there was only one thing to do during my much-desired week off: watch movies. But my watchlist is over 200 movies long, and there was...

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