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Assassins accidents cause rules to change

Assassins accidents cause rules to change

Josh Power, Reviews Editor

May 7, 2018


Filed under NEWS, STUDENT LIFE, TOP STORIES

Assassins, a Nerf battle royale in which students compete for glory and prizes among their fellow classmates, is a unique, highly competitive game played at high schools across the country. The premise is that students form teams and pay a fee to play, "killing" other participants by shooting them w...

Seniors’ tattoos expressing the important motivations, realities of life

Seniors’ tattoos expressing the important motivations, realities of life

Josie Lagerstrom, Co-Editor-in-Cheif

April 30, 2018


Filed under ARTS & CULTURE, STUDENT LIFE

For seniors Zac Johnson ‘18, Lucy Graham ‘18, Max Owens ‘18, and Abbie Nelson ‘18, getting “inked” was not a decision made lightly. Tattoos, legal at the age of 18, and the more recent minimalist tattoos have started trending among young adults. Johnson has two tattoos, one of the Great Se...

Fashion restores self-confidence

Fashion restores self-confidence

Ruby McCallum, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under FASHION

Clothing is a lifeline for me. As I was treading through depression last summer and fall and felt too viscerally tired to do anything at all, I hopped on my bike and toured the vintage shops and used clothing stores of my South Minneapolis neighborhood. Nothing distracted me more while simultaneously...

DIY: Mocha Protein Shake

DIY: Mocha Protein Shake

Penelope Winton, Front Page Editor

September 29, 2016


Filed under ARTS & CULTURE

Make your morning efficient with this simple combination ingredients for a burst of energy and the protein to sustain it throughout the day. Combine half a banana, a scoop of protein powder, ½ cup of milk (or substitute), and ½ cup of room-temperature coffee in a blender. Slowly add in 1 ½ cups of ice i...

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