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Mackenzie Palinski

Mackenzie Palinski is an affable senior at Gilmour Academy. Throughout her time at GA she has participated on the track team, breaking school records in both shot put and discus. Mackenzie has also loved participating in clubs, and this year she is the leader of Psychology Club. Similarly, she has a passion to help others through service. She has done this by volunteering at the food bank and with the Special Olympics team. In addition to being active within the Gilmour community, she loves talking with others, and getting to know their stories. This curiosity has sparked her interest in writing and publishing these stories for the Lance.

Standardized Tests: Are They the Right Answer for College Admissions?

Where It All Begins  Junior year. The sweet beginning of the road to college: a road that includes many nights cramming for exams, an exuberant...

Dan Coughlin: Looking into Gilmour’s Athletic Success

Throughout his time spent at Gilmour, Coach Dan Coughlin has brought many student-athletes success as the head of Gilmour’s Strength and Conditioning program. He...

Virtual Students Remain Connected with Flexible Schedules

When schools go virtual due to COVID-19, students are enabled to learn online. Gilmour made the decision earlier this year that it would reopen...