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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?

The joke’s on you: The reality of Donald Trump

Jack Barker, Staff Writer

March 18, 2016

Jeb Bush. Rand Paul. Chris Christie. And now, Marco Rubio. All flattened by Donald Trump. Although his campaign was, at one point, considered to be a joke by most Blake students, Donald Trump’s political chances have quickly morphed from zero to “huuuuuge.” Blake students are still bewi...

Defeating Cheating May Not Be That Easy

Associate Director Paul Menge considers ways to curb the recent spike in academic honesty infractions.

Jack Barker, Staff Writer

March 10, 2016

Origins of the Problem At the beginning of each year, students sign a pledge that lays out clear guidelines for academic honesty. Students must “acknowledge that if there is any uncertainty about whether a given action is academically honest (e.g.: uncertainty about the permitted level of collaboration), it...

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