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[PHOTO GALLERY] Great River defeats girls ultimate

Sophomore Allison Audette throws the Frisbee.
May 27, 2019
Spartan Girls Ultimate Frisbee lost to Great River Academy 3-15 on May 23.

[PHOTO GALLERY] To start season, girls ultimate plays with thrill

Senior and captain Rachael Johnson passes the frisbee against Cretin defender at the Girls Ultimate game against Cretin on Apr. 9 on Historic Lang Field.
April 10, 2019
The Girls Ultimate team defeated Cretin-Derham Hall in their season opener.

The Jonas Brothers’ comeback sparks nostalgia

March 2, 2019
After more than 5 years, the Jonas Brothers reunited to release their new single “Sucker” on March 1.

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.

Fall play Every(man) hits audience with truth about modern world

Senior Rachael Johnson plays Goods.
November 19, 2018
Fall play Every(man) confronts the discomfort of inevitable mortality.

[PHOTO STORY] Students leave stress behind through Latinos Unidos dance party

Seniors Mashal Naqvi, Rachael Johnson, and Izzy Dieperink enjoy tutorial at the Oct. 4 Latin Dance Party.
October 6, 2018
Students celebrated at a dance party hosted by Latinos Unidos on Oct. 4.

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.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Rising seniors don new t-shirts

[PHOTO GALLERY] Rising seniors don new t-shirts
May 7, 2018
The junior class wore their senior t-shirts to school on May 7 and explained what it means to be a senior now.

Engaged learning comes to life on field trips

Junior Bailey Donovan holds worms that she collected for a sample.
March 2, 2018
Out of classroom learning needs to be incorporated into the curriculum for the benefit of class development, and students.

MSA hosts third annual Hijab Day

US history teacher Molly Ward and junior Elea Besse go over her history agenda in a hijab. This is the third annual Hijab Day organized by the Muslim Student Alliance.
February 1, 2018
MSA planned the third annual hijab day in the SPA community; they handed out hijabs and sticks for students to show their support.

PHOTO GALLERY: Student-directed Winter One Acts express visual creativity

The Winter One Acts highlight student directing and acting on the Huss stage on Jan. 27. (From left to right) sophomore Max Moen, junior Sylvie Schifsky, junior Drew Fawcett, junior Maya Shrestha, junior Jonah Harrison and sophomore Elise Parsons perform.
January 27, 2017
The Winter One Acts take place Jan. 27 in The Huss Center stage and feature student acting and directing.
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