Category Archives: Clubs

Eighteen students qualify for DECA nationals

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Posted on March 8, 2018 by

DECA students had a great showing at the competition in Virginia Beach last weekend. Here are the 18 students who made it to the national level of DECA competition:

  • Evan Bremser & Mason Davis, 1st Place, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Team
  • Philena Sun, 1st Place, Entrepreneurship Individual Event
  • Zoe Mallus, 2nd Place, Principles of Hospitality Management
  • Maha Baig & Asia Kurtalic, 3rd Place, Entrepreneurship Team Decision Making
  • Lily Cooper, 3rd Place, Quick Service Restaurant Management
  • Josh Brown, Janine Dimatulac & Julia Roberton, 3rd Place, Hospitality & Tourism Operations
  • Kyle Creeser & Carter Robertson, Finalist, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Team
  • Cayla Davis & Kaitlyn Merritt, Finalist, Marketing Management Team
  • Camron Khaliq & Adam Lampal, Finalist, Hospitality Services Team Decision Making
  • Jana Kral, Finalist, Entrepreneurship Individual Event
  • Paige Pilewski, Finalist, Retail Merchandising

 

These students were awarded medals based on finishing in the top 10 in their event for the test:

  • Kate Conklin, Sports & Entertainment Promotion
  • Benjamin Jeannot, Principles of Finance
  • Anna Karl, Advertising Campaign
  • Bryce Liquerman, Hotel & Lodging
  • Sydney Wang, Principles of Marketing

 

Junior receives Student Peace Award

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Posted on March 8, 2018 by

Bryce Liquerman was named a recipient of the 2018 Student Peace Awards of Fairfax County for his work as a Special Olympics coach and with our Sources of Strength group that helps students deal with pressure and anxiety related to school and home. We are thankful for his contributions to our McLean community!

Model UN wins top awards at North American Invitational Model UN Conference

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Posted on February 22, 2018 by

McLean’s Model UN team won the Best Large School award at Georgetown’s North American Invitational Model UN Conference (NAIMUN). The conference, which is considered to be the “national championship” of Model UN by many, had over 3,300 delegates and 160 schools, but McLean’s team was able to beat schools from both the United States and internationally.

Seventeen McLean students were recognized for awards at the conference. Please congratulate them when you see them.

Gavel/Best Delegate:

Noor Al-Saloum

Asia Kurtalic

Maria McHugo

Siddarth Shankar

Jeremy Siegel

Outstanding Delegate:

Lana Al-Saloum & Sarah Gu

Ian Ghasemian & Laith Samamreh

Neha Rana

Honorable Mention:

Samir Chowdhury & Kyla Duggal

Sophie Howery

Riya Master

Jillian Pincus & Nour Khachemoune

Verbal Commendation:

Kenan Nabulsi

Scholastic Bowl team wins Liberty District Championship

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Posted on January 16, 2018 by

Congratulations to our Scholastic Bowl team and their coaches for winning the Liberty District Championship at Herndon High School over the weekend! Carson Flickinger, Justin Young, Mara Kessler and Grace Chung will compete in the regional tournament at Madison High School next week. Please wish them luck!

Model UN wins Best Large School Award at William & Mary conference

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Posted on November 27, 2017 by

McLean’s Model UN Team won the Best Large School Award at William and Mary’s High School Model UN Conference, beating schools from as far as Miami and Chicago and as close as Chantilly and TJ.

Twenty McLean students were recognized for awards at the conference. Please congratulate them when you see them.

Gavel/Best Delegate:

Noor Al-Saloum

Ian Ghasemian

Sophie Howery

Nour Khachemoune & Jillian Pincus

Asia Kurtalic

Maria McHugo

Neha Rana

Siddarth Shankar

Outstanding Delegate:

Caroline Brunner & Zoe Lynes

Laith Samamreh & Shriansh Singh

Honorable Mention:

Lana Al-Saloum & Sarah Gu

Kenan Nabulsi

Verbal Commendation:

Kyla Duggal & Maddie Sisk

Riya Master

Jeremy Siegel

Students earn awards at FCPS DECA District Competition

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Posted on November 13, 2017 by

Last week, the following students were first, second, and third place overall winners in their role-play categories at the FCPS DECA District Competition. This makes them eligible to attend the State Conference in March along with DECA’s teams and other event competitors.  Please congratulate them when you see them.

First Place:

Lily Cooper – Quick Service Restaurant Marketing

Jana Kral – Entrepreneurship

Zoe Mallus – Principles of Hospitality

Carter Robertson – Sports & Entertainment Marketing

Sydney Wang – Principles of Marketing

Second Place:

Cayla Davis – Marketing Communications

Caroline Howley – Food Marketing

Bryce Liquerman – Hotel & Lodging Management

Philena Sun – Entrepreneurship

Third Place:

Nathan Legg – Social Media

Paige Pilewski – Retail Marketing

Christopher Song – Principles of Finance

Other students who were recognized for their performance in their test or role-play:

Mason Davis, Janine Dimatvlac, Akati Doku, Caitlin Kelly, John LeMunyon, Kaitlyn Merritt & Eric Stresler

Scholastic bowl team takes second at tournament

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Posted on September 21, 2017 by

Justin Young, Ryan Shue and Jake Shue competed at the Virginia Tech Fall Kickoff tournament last weekend, where they finished second out of 22 teams. This placement qualified them for the NAQT Nationals in Atlanta in May 2018.