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Mei Lamison
Mei Lamison is a second-year staff writer for Achona. When she is not writing newspaper articles, you can find Lamison fulfilling her responsibilities as Vice President of Academy’s Speech and Debate Club and preparing pieces for tournaments. In addition, Lamison holds the position of Co-Vice President of Teen Leadership Council’s Families Committee, as well as a spot on the Prom Committee. This year, Lamison looks forward to taking her first AP classes, which include AP U.S. History and AP Language and Composition. In her free time, Lamison is passionate about her love for reading, photography, and music. Lamison is often caught listening to artists such as Billie Eilish, The 1975, Florence and the Machine, Panic! At the Disco, and Troye Sivan. Outside of school, Lamison works closely with Bess the Book Bus, an organization that helps to improve literacy rates around the country. Lamison advocates for active participation in our society and government, as well as the equality of all people. At home, Lamison is unable to function without a cup of tea in the morning and before she goes to bed. In the future, Lamison aspires to major in journalism, literature, or political science at a school in the Northeast, specifically New York University or Boston University.

Mei Lamison, Junior Staff Writer

May 23, 2019
Class of 2019 Graduates (Story)
May 21, 2019
Seniors Recognized at Honors Convocation (Story)
May 20, 2019
Seniors Attend Baccalaureate Mass (Story)
May 20, 2019
Best AP Exam Memes (Story)
May 14, 2019
“Knock Down the House” Review – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Popularity in Politics (Story)
May 06, 2019
How can America prevent future school shootings? (OPINION) (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
Is Suicide Contagious? (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Do Schools Have the Resources to Deal With Mental Health? (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
Grief, Violence, and Suicide – What Happens After a School Shooting (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
How Can Teens Impact Government? (Story)
Mar 01, 2019
Leah Darrow Speaks at AHN (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Speech and Debate Team Travels to Harvard (VIDEO) (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Human Trafficking During Super Bowl (OPINION) (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
Speech and Debate Team Competes at FGCCFL Tournament (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
How Much Time Do Academy Girls Spend On Their Phones? (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
Government Shutdown Continues (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Environmental Issues Grow Worse than Ever Before (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
How Do Students Receive News? (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Florida Election Recounts: We Need to Better our Voting System (OPINION) (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Academy Holds Open House for Prospective Students and Families (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Academy Students Travel to Panama City to Help Hurricane Victims (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Juniors Create Team Hope: Working to Cure Huntington’s Disease (Story)
Oct 16, 2018
Do Students View Reading as a Pleasure or a Pain? (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
Peyton Finn Shares Passion for Poetry (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
Texas Board of Education Votes to Remove Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller from Curriculum (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
Crew Team Captains Share Expectations and Goals (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
Florida Conducts Primaries for Governor (Story)
Aug 30, 2018
Why You Should be an Organ Donor: A Message from Alum Lauren Pieper (Story)
Aug 22, 2018
Class of 2022 Shares First Impressions (Story)
May 31, 2018
The Class of 2018 Graduates (Story)
May 25, 2018
Speech and Debate Team Travels to Washington D.C. for Nationals (Story)
May 21, 2018
U.S. Moves Embassy Causing Deadly Protests in Middle East (Story)
May 11, 2018
Digital Imaging Class Creates GIFs (Story)
May 01, 2018
Underclassmen Prepare to be Juniors and Seniors (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Lily Bailey Describes Her Artwork (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
March for Our Lives Tampa (Story)
Mar 23, 2018
Ten Tips to Take Better Pictures (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Art Students Travel to the Ringling Museum (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
Recycling Bins are Back (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Sophomores Participate in Mock Trials (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
2018 Academy Awards (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Girl Rising Art Show (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
Speech and Debate Team Competes at Sunvite (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Upcoming Academy Events in 2018 (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
Should AHN Bring Back a Recycling Program? (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
Ben Platt Departs from Broadway Musical “Dear Evan Hansen” (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Crew Team Travels to Tennessee for “Head of the Hooch” (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Sophomores Apply for HOBY (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
Speech and Debate Team Starts the Year (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Class of 2020 Bonds at Sophomore Retreat (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
Mole Day Project is Cancelled (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
AHN Hosts First Ever Task Party (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Sophomore Katelyn Chau Starts Non-Profit (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Mayor’s Youth Corps Sparks Interest at AHN (Story)
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