The Spectrum

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

Averi Sullivan, Multimedia Editor

November 13, 2018

Sharing opinions on political dialogue

Sharing opinions on political dialogue

Averi Sullivan, News Editor

November 5, 2018

As students, personal political beliefs seem to be trapped in our conscious. The self-righteous ideals that were sprawled on scrolls across the wooden tables of our country’s founding or even the passionate values and words to live by etched in the plaques of our institution. With all of this history in pure word vomit of never-ending principles, we live in a moment in time where the student body is crippled by their own ideas to start a conversation. Why is it so hard for us to talk about politics?

The View From The Top: Inside The Announcer’s Box

The View From The Top: Inside The Announcer’s Box

Averi Sullivan, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018

Stepping foot into the Aamoth Stadium announcing room, affectionately called "The Box" by those that work in it, feels like walking into a world entirely of its own. Complete with grand glass windows, complicated looking soundboards, and around eight senior boys, the box feels foreign and int...

SIAC hosts game day, nurtures school bonding

Averi Sullivan, Multimedia Editor | News Editor

September 10, 2018

On September 4, Blake’s SIAC representatives hosted a game day for the student body in place of assembly that included volleyball, minute to win it, and more party games. In reflection on the event, Kaja Bingham ‘19, a SIAC member, comments, “Creating spaces where people are allowed to connect in an...

Let’s Talk About the Gender Gap in Clubs at Blake

Averi Sullivan, Sports Editor

June 8, 2018

Let’s talk about gun violence

Averi Sullivan, Sports Editor

March 4, 2018

In this first podcast, we discuss the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and not only how we have been processing it in our community, but also what some potential next steps might be. We were joined by Elizabeth Opp '18, Connor Yu '18, Pia Phillips '18, Samantha Monahan '18, Noah ...

Jumping Into Boys Swim and Dive

Jumping Into Boys Swim and Dive


February 7, 2018

Connected, unified, committed, hard-working, fun, excellent- these words can be used to encapsulate the Blake Swim and Dive team. The Blake swim team is co-op of two schools, but it is anything but divided. Some members describe their team with words that show the united nature of the team. One nin...

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