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Harry M. Drake Gallery hosts Senior Art Seminar artwork

Harry M. Drake Gallery hosts Senior Art Seminar artwork

Nina Zietlow, Staff Writer

May 11, 2015

There are multiple pieces of artwork created by Senior Art Seminar students.

Zaydman strives to embody New York City through artwork

Zaydman strives to embody New York City through artwork

Gitanjali Raman, Social Media Editor

February 8, 2015

Senior Eva Zaydman's artwork draws on experience and utilizes different color palettes to depict the many facets of New York City.

Fencing team embraces members from grades 6-12

Fencing team  embraces  members from grades 6-12

Clare Tipler, News Editor

December 1, 2014

The Fencing season lunges into action this winter at St. Paul Academy and Summit School with a new coach and high hopes. Fencing is a unique sport at SPA with participants ranging from grades 6-12 with varying skill levels, but the Varsity team has been very successful in the past, going to State almost...

Students pick snow days as best memories

Students pick snow days as best memories

Meghan Joyce, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 29, 2014

Students have all voted, the results are in, and the award for the most memorable part of this 2013-2014 school year goes to… snow days? There were some contrasting opinions and ideas, but snow days was the winner. 51% of students surveyed agreed, with reasons varying from “because I caught up on...

Prayer & tradition shape personal beliefs

Prayer & tradition shape personal beliefs

Laura Slade, A&E Editor

March 27, 2014

Some diversity is visible to the naked eye, but some cannot be known just by looking at someone. At St. Paul Academy and Summit School, religious diversity, while less visually prevalent, is undoubtedly ubiquitous. Sophomore Caswell Burr is a Unitarian-Universalist. Unitarian Universalism is unique...

Annual Christmas traditions extend beyond religion

Annual Christmas traditions extend beyond religion

Nina Zietlow, News Editor

December 18, 2013

For many students at St. Paul Academy and Summit School, December is an exciting time as lights are strung, cookies decorated, and the anticipation for Christmas grows. For some SPA students who don’t belong to the Christian religion, the Christmas holiday isn’t celebrated for its religious significance,...

Un-prescribed Adderall use poses a threat to students health and community of trust

Un-prescribed Adderall use poses a threat to students health and community of trust

Boraan Abdulkarim, Cover Story Editor

December 17, 2013

Unwritten papers pile up, unfinished assignments approach their due dates, and the time for putting off studying for midterm examinations draws to a close. As the remaining weeks of the first semester dwindle, winter break seems distant in this infamous and stressful two week time span dubbed “exam...