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What’s your philosophy? Cultural influences shape identity

What’s your philosophy? Cultural influences shape identity

Eva Perez-Greene, Editor-in-Chief

April 29, 2015


Filed under FEATURE

Students share modern influences from television, books, and movies.

New class designed to give women a place in history

New class designed to give women a place in history

Noor Qureishy, Student Life Editor

February 18, 2015


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

A new spring History elective, History of Women in the World expands on an under-recognized demographic in World History.

Students notice how fall changes work

Students notice how fall changes work

Breandan Gibbons, Staff Writer

October 28, 2014


Filed under FEATURE

The crispness in the air, the changing the leaves, and the transition into the school year, all signify change. For students who are employed this change is very apparent, as schedules change, and new products fly onto the racks. Twelve percent of SPA students are employed. Many work throughout the year...

Class Retreats facilitate transition

Class Retreats facilitate transition

Eva Perez-Greene, InDepth Editor

May 1, 2014


Filed under NEWS

As seniors prepare to depart on Senior Project and juniors plan to rise to privileges, retreats help guide them on the path to their next step. Plans for junior retreat are underway and as the much anticipated tradition approaches, juniors, who’ve heard a wide variety of stories from their older...

Tutorial fails to facilitate collaboration

Tutorial fails to facilitate collaboration

Zeeshawn Abid, Staff Writer

March 24, 2014


Filed under OPINION

It’s only 35 minutes of the day, but students at St. Paul Academy and Summit School witnessed a major change in their schedules. Students have been gifted 35 minutes of time every day, four days a week, to work with other students and meet with teachers. This time is called tutorial. Originally...

Denim, eighties, and Toms shoes infiltrate fall fashion trends on campus

Denim, eighties, and Toms shoes infiltrate fall fashion trends on campus

Boraan Abdulkarim, Cover Story Editor

September 10, 2013


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

Fall means beautiful colored leaves, fresh apple cider, and, of course, the start of a new fashion season. The overarching theme? Throwback. “I’m seeing a lot of eighties,” freshman Shelby Tietel said. This fall’s trends include beaded tops and, statement sweaters, over the knee boots, fringe p...