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Hot Takes: Grammys 2024 Recap

Hot Takes: Grammys 2024 Recap

Olivia Connell and Gracie Gallucci February 6, 2024

Well, maybe predicting Grammy winners isn’t our strong suit, but it sure is fun!  Anyways, welcome back to everyone’s favorite part of The Lance: Hot Takes. We predicted our winners for the 66th...

Hot Takes: Grammys 2024

Hot Takes: Grammys 2024

Olivia Connell and Gracie Gallucci February 2, 2024

We’re backkkkkk. We’re here to give our Hot Takes on the much anticipated 66th Annual Grammy Awards. This year we see some of our favorite artists get the recognition they finally deserve (SZA with...

Video Game Recs: New Year Edition

Video Game Recs: New Year Edition

Elaina Bob, Staff Writer January 27, 2024

It’s already 2024 and I’m excited to see this year’s new wave of video games. I mean, there were so many amazing additions to the video game world during 2023. These include Pikmin 4, Super Mario...

Students who competed in the STANJ Annual Governors Award pose with trophies in the Media Center

Success at STANJ

Violet Oster, Staff Writer January 19, 2024

On Saturday, January 6, the theater department competed in the annual Speech and Theater Association of New Jersey’s (STANJ) Annual Governor's Awards Competition at Montclair State University. Students...

Review: Anyone But You

Review: Anyone But You

Sofia Mangano and Gracie Gallucci January 18, 2024

Alexa, play “Unwritten” by Natasha Bedingfield. (Listen while reading) I know you’ve all had the song “Unwritten” on repeat these past few weeks. Don’t lie about it, we have too. We can...

Poetry in Motion

Poetry in Motion

Neel Tripathi and Annabelle Lee January 9, 2024

On Monday, December 18, NVOT held the 13th annual Poetry Out Loud (POL) competition in the auditorium. The competition featured poetry recitations from nine finalists who advanced from the semi finals...

The Lance’s Hot Takes 9

The Lance’s Hot Takes 9

Olivia Connell and Gracie Gallucci January 2, 2024

Hey guys, welcome back to everyone’s favorite part of The Lance: Hot Takes. This week, we have lots to catch up on. We couldn’t be more excited to give our unwarranted opinions on three (three?!) hot...

What Zelc is New?

What Zelc is New?

Elaina Bob January 2, 2024

On December 3, English teacher Brooke Zelcer and senior Lilliana Mangano dropped the pilot episode of the new podcast Who Else But Zelc. Mangano was inspired by her creative writing teacher. “Mr....

Love Larry: Holiday Edition

Love Larry: Holiday Edition

Erin Yoon and Rachel Kim December 19, 2023

Broke for the Holidays Deck the Depression Baby it’s COLD outside 

Graphic by Mia Cariati and Angela Nipitella

Does Snow Land on Top?

Angela Nipitella and Mia Cariati December 18, 2023

From bludgeoning preteens to poisoning his school’s dean, The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes’ Coriolanus Snow is a positively cut-throat villain. His dangerously good looks seem...

The cast of The Diary of Anne Frank performing to the audience in the round

From Page to Stage

Violet Oster, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

From Wednesday, November 15 to Sunday, November 19, the curtain rose on The Diary Of Anne Frank and audiences were able to step through the hushed corridors of time and find themselves in World War II....

Grateful Glam

Grateful Glam

Violet Oster and Jennifer Kelly November 22, 2023

Thanksgiving is one of the most anticipated holidays of the year, but with it comes many questions. The leading one being “What do I wear?” We took the top three categories and broke down easy to put...

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