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[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Students find music that embodies the Halloween spirit

Watching horror movies and other Halloween themed movies are a great way to get into the Halloween spirit, but they can be pretty time consuming.
October 21, 2020
Halloween isn’t known for its music as much as other holidays, like Christmas, but there are still tons of great songs out there.

[GOOD FOR YOU] Are AirPods a threat to our well-being?

Many people believe that AirPods can cause cancer, because of the constant EMF (Electromagnetic Field) radiation.
January 13, 2020
In this week's GOOD FOR YOU, Lynn talks with junior Theo Moen about the potential risks of AirPods. Will it be as easy as losing an AirPod to ditch them completely?

Spartan athletes tackle the offseason with various strategies

Junior Theo Moen prepares in the offseason for lacrosse by lifting weights.
October 31, 2019
After the final whistle, point, or horn of the season, some think of it as the end of their sport’s season. However, for many Spartan athletes it’s just the beginning.

Community Service Spotlight: Moen develops skills by counseling at Homegrown Lacrosse

Homegrown Lacrosse offers summer camps for young players to develop their lacrosse and sportsmanship skills.
April 22, 2019
Sophomore Theo Moen recalls his summer as counselor at a Homegrown Lacrosse camp.

[SPA Thinks] Students respond to climate change report

December 5, 2018

On Black Friday, Nov. 23, the United States Global Change Research Program released Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Change Assessment. The report was scheduled to be released a month later, and...

Students should use their phones less

Juniors Lath Apka and Yona Ketema utilize their phones during free time.
November 30, 2018
Phone use should be limited to a certain degree for lots of reasons.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Blackhawks lacrosse game ends in loss, cut short due to storm

Sophomores Duncan Fleming (10) and Tommy Stolpestad (6) begin a play.
May 25, 2018
Boys varsity lacrosse lost 9-4 in the May 24 game; it ended in the third quarter due to lightning.
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