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Nothing Rhymes With Orange

Nothing Rhymes With Orange

Advertisements, what are they really about?
Isaac Gittleman, Columnist February 19, 2019

“Here’s to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes… the ones who see things differently — they’re not fond of rules… You can quote them,...

Nothing Rhymes With Orange

Nothing Rhymes With Orange

Using clothing as an outlet for expression
Isaac Gittleman, Online Editor February 19, 2019

In a recent conversation in the football locker room with a teammate from Minnehaha, I was reminded of just how similar guys at Blake dress. It seems that the vast majority of us wear a somewhat similar...

James ’21’s goal propels Boys’ Soccer to first State Championship since 2008

The half-field goal to went viral overnight showcasing the team's successes beyond our community
Sara Richardson, Catherine Barry, Staff Writers December 2, 2018

The Blake Boys Soccer Team won the Minnesota Class A championship because of the astonishing goal by Keegan James ‘21. After 105 minutes of play, with the score tied at zero against Bemidji, Jake Lundberg...

This month with Bix

This month with Bix

Best Music of November 2018: Juice, Tyler, Bellion, Metro Boomin and more
David Bix, Online Columnist November 29, 2018

This Month With Bix Best Music of November 2018: Juice, Tyler, Bellion, Metro Boomin and more November was overall a pretty average month for music. Admittedly, it is tough to follow the extraordinary...

Brian's Fantasy Breakdown: Week 13

Brian’s Fantasy Breakdown: Week 13

Waiver wire pickups
Brian Brener, Online Columnist November 29, 2018

Adam Humphries Despite the strong start in Tampa Bay due to Ryan Fitzpatrick and Deshaun Jackson, the Buccaneers have come back down to earth after the first couple of weeks. With Jameis Winston...

Here’s the thing ep. 1: Poetry for the microwave generation An episode of The Spect

Yeukai Zimbwa, Front Editor November 13, 2018

https://anchor.fm/spectrumnewspaper/episodes/Heres-the-thing-Ep--1-Poetry-for-the-microwave-generation-e2avkl/a-a5kc17

ROYGBIV ep. 1: Let’s Talk About Global Immersion

Averi Sullivan, Multimedia Editor November 13, 2018

https://anchor.fm/spectrumnewspaper/episodes/ROYGBIV-ep--1-Lets-Talk-About-Global-Immersion-e2f7gf/a-a60vqs

Gen Z Podcast ep. 1: Social Media

Meara Sullivan, Lorna Kruesel, Contributing Podcasters November 13, 2018

https://anchor.fm/spectrumnewspaper/episodes/Gen-Z-Podcast-ep-1-Social-Media-e2j1ob/a-a6esfn

This month with Bix

This month with Bix

Music of the Month (September/October 2018): Carter V, On the Rvn, and More
David Bix, Online Columnist October 19, 2018

This Month With Bix Music of the Month (September/October 2018): Carter V, On the Rvn, and More Summer’s over and school’s here. Late night bonfires, days at the beach, and sleeping in have...

Students navigate the road, DMV

Students navigate the road, DMV

Jack Prince, Sci-Tech Editor September 28, 2018

The road to getting a driver’s license can feel endless, but after long, hard work comes great reward: the ability to drive alone. Many teenagers desire this privilege as they hope to be more independent,...

Outdoor club hopes to get students outside

Outdoor club hopes to get students outside

Emily Rotenberg and Precious Jones September 28, 2018

The new Outdoor club was founded by Maggie Ankeny ‘20 and John Meskan ‘20 in hopes of encouraging students to spend time outside and simultaneously create community.  Founded at the beginning of...

Bee club emphasizes the importance of bees

Bee club emphasizes the importance of bees

Maggie Seidel, Contributing Writer September 28, 2018

The Beekeeping club resumed last year with the goal of nurturing the beehive, as well as promoting the importance of bees in the natural world. After a five year hiatus, the Queen Bee reclaimed her...

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