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Student Movie Night invites imagination and creativity

Student Movie Night invites imagination and creativity

Boraan Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

May 1, 2016

The two films submitted for Student Movie Night include "SuperZeroes" directed by senior Calla Saunders and "Blooper Reel" directed by senior Karsten Runquist. Saunders won this year's SPASMA award.

Snapchat filters happiness

Snapchat filters happiness

Gitanjali Raman, Online Managing Editor

December 8, 2015

Snapchat added two new features: trophies and filters.

Short films serve as creative outlets, exploratory forms

Short films serve as creative outlets, exploratory forms

Eva Perez-Greene, Editor-in-Chief

December 25, 2014

Junior Karsten Runquist expresses himself through a short filmmaking project.

Students have electrifying time at Bakken Museum

Students have electrifying time at Bakken Museum

Nina Zietlow, Feature Editor

November 5, 2014

While other students filed into their classrooms and prepared for a regular school day, St. Paul Academy and Summit school students in British Literature II filed onto a bus for another kind of learning, an electrified kind. The classes who recently finished reading Mary Shelley's Frankenstein spent most o...

Winter Sports Preview: Boy’s Swimming and Diving looks forward to season with good spirits

Winter Sports Preview: Boy’s Swimming and Diving looks forward to season with good spirits

John Wilhelm and Thomas Toghramadjian

November 22, 2013

Coming off of a successful season, the SPA-Highland cooperative boys swimming team has set a high bar for this year. Three swimmers, including SPA sophomores Karsten Runquist and Sam Matenaer, qualified for the state competition. Runquist and Matenaer advanced to the section semifinals, and the team...

Students escape to cozy cabins for fun and relaxation after school lets out

Students escape to cozy cabins for fun and relaxation after school lets out

Ava Gallagher, Chief Visual Editor

May 31, 2013

As the dread of finals slowly but surely encroaches on high school students, escape becomes an understandable necessity. In addition to the stress of finals, extra-curricular activities, homework, college planning and managing social lives make relaxing insufficient at times. A common method of escape f...