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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.

[PHOTO STORY] Student clubs collaborate for self defense training

HerSpace co-presidents Adelia Bergner and Nitya Thakkar practice the
April 18, 2019
Her Space, Peer Helpers, Intercultural Club, Muslim Students Alliance, and Rainbow Connection co-hosted Not Me! on April 17.

Three students named ISEF finalists, many more win individual awards

Three SPA ASR students (Ethan Dincer, Nitya Thakkar, and Melissa Nie) qualified for ISEF on Mar. 30-31.
April 5, 2019
On Mar. 30-31, 11 students competed in the Minnesota State Science Fair. Of those 11, three qualified for ISEF.

A week of stickers, documentaries, and periods

International Women's Day celebrates females inside and outside the community
March 12, 2019
HerSpace organizes a whole week of activities geared towards female empowerment and gender equality.

The Winter One Acts captivate with the hilarious but strange

The Winter One Acts captivate with the hilarious but strange
February 1, 2019
The Upper School Winter One Acts were everything and more, with student-directed and fantastically peculiar performances.

Severson, seniors announce one act play casts

Severson, seniors announce one act play casts
December 5, 2018
Casts for the five shows were announced on Dec. 5. The one acts perform Jan. 25 on the Huss Stage.

Speaking in code: Equality in Tech club promotes inclusivity

Senior Adelia Bergner leafs through flyers for an upcoming women in tech event that she will share with club attendees. She started the group along with Nitya Thakkar:
October 15, 2018
Seniors Adelia Bergner and Nitya Thakkar developed the STEM club after attending Hour of Code.

Every(man) examines the themes of life

US Theater director stands in an illustration from Every(man), the play he will direct this fall.
September 25, 2018
Theater Department Director Eric Severson has anounced that the fall play for 2018 is Everyman. It incorporates characters as metaphors for life themes, which will hopefully cause the audience and actors to reflect on the world and people's roles. The play will be on Nov. 16 and 17 in the Huss Center.

Goals: Their motivations, development and acheivement

EXTRINSIC OR INTRINSIC. Information for this infographic was collected from a poll sent out to 200 St. Paul Academy and Summit School students grades 9-12, of which 18% responded. The sticky notes and arrows represent information about goal setting styles, frequency, and motivations.
October 2, 2016
From intrinsic to extrinsic motivation, students discuss their methods and experiences with goal setting and achievement.
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