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Student volunteers take on Bike Classic

Student volunteers take on Bike Classic

Eva Perez-Greene, Editor in Chief

October 6, 2014

What drew approximately 6,000 people out of bed and onto 35 miles of St. Paul streets between the cool morning hours of 7 and 9 a.m.? The St. Paul Classic Bike Tour, which fell on a sunny September 7 this year, did for the twentieth year in a row. The Classic, produced by the Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota,...

Breaking the Ice

Breaking the Ice

Boraan Abdulkarim, Cover Story editor

May 7, 2014

A silent lunch table on an overwhelming Monday. Two students making a trek through the hallway with a common destination. Waiting for parents in the Davern Lobby. Silence can strike anywhere, and on-campus comings and goings provide a multitude of slots for it. For many, this gap in conversation or lack...

Sophomore retreat encourages bonding, service

Sophomore retreat encourages bonding, service

Catherine Braman, Sports Editor

February 13, 2014

Service, community building, and a mystery bus ride are all on the agenda for the sophomore retreat, originally scheduled on Feb. 6-7. However, the administration has made a few changes to the plan because of the recent school cancellations due to the cold weather. The all day component that was supposed...

Designated spaces create division among students

Designated spaces create division among students

Catherine Braman, Sports Editor

October 24, 2013

A freshman makes his way through the hallways, looking for a place to do his work. He approaches a long bench outside the upper level of the library. Wanting to check over his math homework, he is told that only sophomores can sit there. He strolls down the stairs and sees another long bench outside...