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Students have to sit all day in class with little time to stretch or go outside.

Science spotlight: lacking physical activity

Students deprived of exercise at school
Maxine Whitely, InDepth Editor April 28, 2016

Our butts basically bear bed sores with the level of sedentation we’ve grown accustomed to. With recess gone, we’ve lost the time to play outside and move around in the middle of the day; there are...

Independent study offers artists time to explore

Independent study offers artists time to explore

Three students dive into different art mediums
Maxine Whitely, Editor InDepth February 8, 2016

“It’s a very improvisational class, to say the least,” notes Gavin Siegert ’16, one of the three members of an art independent study that came to fruition through an odd series of events. Amy...

Joe Ruggiero Fun Facts

Maxine Whitely, Editor-in-Chief March 5, 2015

Spectrum: What is your favorite animal/do you have any pets? Ruggiero: I would say I'm definitely a dog person, and my favorite is my old beagle -- her name is Tess. S: What is your favorite...

Hello Joe Ruggiero

Hello Joe Ruggiero

Maxine Whitely, Editor-in-Chief March 5, 2015

Rooj-e-air-oh. Joe Rooj-e-air-oh, Mr. Ruggiero, or Dr. Ruggiero. Although saying his name might be difficult, integrating him into the Blake community most likely won’t be. Joe Ruggiero will be joining...

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