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Special Olympics: Equality Through Sports

Special Olympics: Equality Through Sports

Gabriella Stevens

March 28, 2019

Maybe you have heard of Best Buddies, or even participated in “The Little Feet Meet,” but Special Olympics, a much larger organization, is fighting for the same goals of equality for people with disabilities through sports. Special Olympics was developed to try to tackle the stigma, isolation, inactiv...

A Day in the Life of the Life Skills Students

A Day in the Life of the Life Skills Students

Fernanda Molina, Managing Editor

June 14, 2018

You have probably been stopped by Will in the hallway to show you a video of cool car tricks or to tell you, “You’re pretty.” You have surely heard Tommy talk about his love for the Metro, or seen Lucas with his bright colorful shoes and dyed hair. Although these students may not necessarily be in your daily classes, they are very involved in the Mason community and have a packed schedule with various different activities every day.

49 moments from the Little Feet Meet

49 moments from the Little Feet Meet

Sierra Sulc, Editor-in-Chief

June 6, 2018

Despite the rain last week, Wednesday, May 30 was filled with smiles and laughs as elementary and middle school students from different schools across Northern Virginia joined together on the George Mason field for the Little Feet Meet Special Olympics.

Ciara Curtin: a buddy in and out of Mason

Ciara Curtin: a buddy in and out of Mason

Evelyn Duross

January 9, 2017

At George Mason High School, our principal, Mr. Matt Hills, set a standard in the school for all students to excel in mind, body, and character. In this series, The Lasso looks for students who excel in these different yet equally valuable areas. This week, The Lasso digs deeper with freshman, Ciara...

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