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[SENIOR STORIES] “What are you proudest of from your time at SPA?”

June 3, 2019
Honest and interesting, listen to 47 seniors from the class of 2019 share their experiences.

Winter dance promises to excite with fire and ice theme

SAC created a poster that outlined all the information about the Dance and posted it on their board space.
January 29, 2019
The fire and ice dance happening on Feb 9 will feature sushi and valet parking.

SPA competes in debate national qualifier

The SPA debate team strategies after the first round of eliminations.
December 13, 2018
On Dec. 8, SPA debate hosted and competed in the annual debate national qualifier.

Larsen connects with voters as a congressional candidate intern

Kaia Larsen holds a sign pointing toward candidate Angie Craig at a parade this summer. “Tell people to get out to vote on November 6. Register to vote, that's really important, [and don’t forget to vote and] use your voice,” Larsen said.
September 7, 2018
Senior Kaia Larsen gets out the word (and the vote) on Angie Craig campaign.

Larsen’s passion for local politics renewed by MN page program

Junior Kaia Larsen posed with the other students who were part of the week long MN page program.
May 30, 2018
The application process was long but the experience was more than worth it.

MY GEEK FACTOR: Larsen roots for (SKOL) purple and gold

Junior Kaia Larsen poses with her souvenir Vikings cup in front of the US Bank Stadium after the Oct. 15 game.
October 23, 2017
Junior Kaia Larsen is a self-proclaimed "super fan" of Minnesota's professional football team, the Vikings.

STREET STYLE: Layered textures distinguish seasonal transition

Senior Belle Smith wears a dress from asos.com, Steve Madden velvet shoes, and smartwool socks.
September 13, 2017
Layers of summer and fall styles pervade the hallways as students express their style in the changing temperatures.

Street Style: Unexpected pops of color punctuate the sea of fall fashion neutrals

Senior Mary Grant selected her outfit she wore to her Senior Speech with care.
October 21, 2016
While most students don on neutral colors to match the grey fall weather, pops of bright colors can still be seen in the mix.

What’s your learning style?

Junior Sarah Murad poses as if doing a lab, showing one engaging activity which benefits kinesthetic learners. Movement is an important element in their learning processes.
September 30, 2015
Different people learn in different ways depending on their dominant learning type: visual, auditory, and kinesthetic. No matter which or how many types someone falls under, there are a few methods for studying effectively for each.
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