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Senator Klobuchar announces presidential bid

Senator Klobuchar announces presidential bid

Dani Orloff and Noah Orloff

February 14, 2019


Filed under News

After Senator Amy Klobuchar proclaimed her campaign for the 2020 presidential election in the midst of a snow storm Feb. 10, sophomore Evelyn Gutzke said she is excited to see more diversity in the White House. “I think she will and she has a lot of people supporting her,” Gutzke said. “I...

36 Arts President hopes for growth

36 Arts President hopes for growth

Dahlia Krebs

January 22, 2019


Filed under School clubs and activities

Senior 36 Arts President Nechama Buchbinder joined the club after she heard that the club would be a great place to try new things. “It sounded like a really fun group and a great opportunity,” Buchbinder said. Buchbinder has been adding a lot of events to what the club does, including poetry...

University of Minnesota finally hires female president

University of Minnesota finally hires female president

Marta Hill

January 18, 2019


Filed under Opinion Columns

In the 167 year history of the University of Minnesota, 16 men have filled the role of university president. That will all change come July 1, 2019 when Joan T.A. Gabel will become the president of the university, according to the University of Minnesota. Currently, Gabel serves as provost at the University of South Carolina, and will continue to serve there until she assumes the po...

Stars unprepared for Presidential role

Stars unprepared for Presidential role

Samantha Klepfer

January 23, 2018


Filed under Opinion

In the wake of Donald Trump’s political success, a slew of celebrities have announced their bid to run for President. Some of these announcements may be jokes, but some seem to be shaping into slightly more serious claims. It's time they get shut down, once and for all. The problem is not in those who begin their ...

Senior leads MED Club as president

Senior leads MED Club as president

Avia Kaner-Roth and Esther Gendler

December 4, 2017


Filed under Student Profiles

When senior MED Club president Hannah Wolk heard about the MED Club two years ago, she felt very excited to join. “I joined because I have always been interested in going into a medical field, but I wasn’t sure exactly what I wanted to be,” Wolk said. Wolk said she always was interested i...

George Hare brings leadership to Robotics Club

George Hare brings leadership to Robotics Club

Avia Kaner-Roth and Esther Gendler

November 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Profiles

Senior robotics club president George Hare said he first joined robotics because of his interest in math and science and seeing a good opportunity to improve his skills. “What sparked my interest in robotics is that I want to go into engineering, and robotics is a really cool way to get involved...

Fate of Americans still jeopardized after first year of Trump

Fate of Americans still jeopardized after first year of Trump

Hadeal Rizeq

November 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion Columns

On this exact day last year, I couldn’t help but notice the disbelief and shock I felt as I saw Donald Trump win the presidential election. During that moment, I envisioned disaster and greed in the way our country was going to be led. Currently, the more I hear about President Donald Trump’s statements...

Meet the DECA president

Meet the DECA president

Brooklyn Donelson and Dani Orloff

September 22, 2017


Filed under School clubs and activities

When junior Yonah Davis received the news that he was DECA president for this year, he said he was excited for the year ahead. “DECA has been a fantastic opportunity for me, so I‘m just hoping that this year we’ll be able to reach more people and help more people get involved so they can hav...

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