Features

Peterson’s pursuits

A hectic senior year points to overseas medical studies By Maggie Pelissero Talon staff writer   When asking a high school senior where they desire to attend college the following year, many will reply with “somewhere warm” or “a place where I can hit the slopes,” however, senior Alex Peterson …

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Challenging values

Junior Brady Ryan examines the value of his possessions by tossing most of them out by Brigid Kelly Talon Staff Writer 100 things. That’s it. Nothing more. Could you do it? Junior Brady Ryan is trying. Over the past year, the “100 Thing Challenge” has gone viral because of a …

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New perspectives

International students face unique challenges, gain unique insights By Frances Hoekstra You’re in the same English class, you sit next to each other in chapel, and you study in the same library. You’re project partners, you pass each other in the halls, and many of you even sit at the …

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Is food making you sick?

Many food problems, such as allergies, intolerances and sensitivities, bother young people every day, yet they often go undiagnosed. Read on to find out how you can determine whether your food is making you sick.

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Why college now?

After graduating, students have several options besides heading straight for college By Pauline Ojambo Talon staff writer   “I am attending University of Wisconsin-Madison for college,” said senior Sarah Winter. “I thought that it would be a good fit for me… I wanted to attend a larger public University and UW was …

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7 within 7

Minnehaha students are fortunate to have several excellent places near campus to stop, study and enjoy a cup of gourmet coffee.

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The Middle East conflicts

Youth and technology are the driving power behind the revolutions in the Middle East. Will these changes be permanent? Or will the old regimes be put back into place?

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AP programs to change

Changes are being made to the AP program. The earliest changes will be put into effect in 2012.

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School uniforms at M.A.?

After months of review and much speculation about the current dress code, including disagreements on what is considered “distracting attire,” the faculty and student task forces have reversed course and decided to implement a uniform dress code for next year.

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Showing what they know

Seniors at MA did roughly 25% better than the average American on a religion survey.

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