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BEARdecott Award Begins. Olson and Buchanan preparing for Seattle.

BEARdecott Award Begins. Olson and Buchanan preparing for Seattle.

Miki Rierson, Nadia Lee, Editors

January 23, 2019


Filed under News Briefs

Voting has begun for annual BEARdecott award and will continue until January 23rd. The BEARdecott award is a contest for children’s picture books at Blake, which the Lower School students call, “Everyone books,” and was modeled after the annual Caldecott award, an annual award celebrating the be...

Minnesota State Fair food scene wows the crowd

Minnesota State Fair food scene wows the crowd

Miki Rierson and Frieda Liston

November 3, 2016


Filed under ARTS & CULTURE

The Minnesota State Fair is known for having an endless plethora of (mostly fried) food, with new choices each year. The Fair added 32 options and two new vendors, and we had the opportunity to try out some good and some very bad new foods. We started out the day with a breakfast of Mac n Cheese Curds fr...

Are you what you eat?

Miki Rierson and Emma Clavin

November 3, 2016


Filed under ARTS & CULTURE

“Is it bad to eat meat in front of a vegetarian?”

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