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  • Blake hosts first cross country meet on Thursday, September 17. Go Bears! Fall Play will be announced on Friday at 4:00. What will the play be?

Diversifying Restaurants

Katerina Papanikolopoulos, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

Emily’s Lebanese Deli Mood: If I ever miss my family’s food on the shores of Cyprus, this is the closest I have come to finding a bit of home, far-away from home. The atmosphere is quiet mostly, but the food develops the personality within this locality. Great for date-night, family-night, solo-n...

The Blake Blueprint

The Blake Blueprint

Deniz Ercan-Fang, Online Editor

December 3, 2015

The smiling faces of students pop from the pages of our school’s royal blue handbook. From a lower school student playing tic-tac-toe to a high schooler graphing functions on a Smart Board, the booklet portrays the school as a diverse, intellectual community, composed of students who love what they do,...

Student voices: We have a race problem.

Student voices: We have a race problem.

Alexis Reaves, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015

I recently read an article in the New Yorker about the hotbeds that are Mizzou and Yale. If you happened to miss those screaming headlines, they tell the story of college campuses consumed by debates about political correctness. The author of the New Yorker article proposed that these conversations w...

“Just Talk” discussions touch on tough topics

Abby Smith, Staff Writer

October 26, 2012

  The room is silent, as all eyes are focused on a video of an elderly man talking about how he won’t be allowed to vote. This video is part of a presentation dedicated to the Voter ID Amendment, put together as a part of a new program at Blake called Just Talk. Taking place twice a month ...

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