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Black Student Union (BSU) hosts a panel to discuss the death of Tyre Nicholas. The BSU is a student group dedicated to giving students of color a place to talk to like minded peers and advocate for a more equitable Meridian. (Photo by Molly Moore)

Black Student Union advocates for change after racist incident

Anna Goldenberg, News Editor December 5, 2023

Earlier this month, a student used a racial slur to refer to two members of the Black Student Union (BSU) during class time. This has sparked ongoing dialogue between Administration and the BSU about how...

In 2020, Mr. Laub was nominated for employee of the year for teaching Language and Literature at George Mason High School (now Meridian) (Photo via

Mr. Laub: Building a safe and welcoming community

Anna Goldenberg and Ben Mossburg September 25, 2023

The past few years have been full of change, including the introduction of Meridian’s newest principal, Mr. Peter Laub. This is Mr. Laub’s 13th year at FCCPS and has worked as a Lang and Lit and Journalism...

Mr. Laub has a long history of working at MHS. He is excited to continue his work in the role of Associate Principal. (Photo by Anna Goldenberg)

Administrative changes to take place over the summer

Anna Goldenberg, News Editor May 24, 2023

On Tuesday, April 25, Head of Secondary Schools Ms. Valarie Hardy announced a change of administrative leadership to parents and students. Starting July 1, Mr. Peter Laub will be the Associate Principal...

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