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Washburn’s Homecoming Contraversy

Washburn’s Homecoming Contraversy

October 19, 2017No Comments

MINNEAPOLIS - Clearly the senior class is very opinionated on many issues, such as domestic politics, school administration, and the new phone policy, to name a few. Many s...

Where Are Our Textbooks?

Where Are Our Textbooks?

October 14, 2016No Comments

        School is difficult for most. Between the skills required to succeed academically and the strenuous effort it takes to thrive socially many might think, how could sch...

Washburn Robotics Team Aims for Success and Gender Diversity

Washburn Robotics Team Aims for Success and Gender Diversity

February 23, 2016

Walking into the Robotics team meeting is a bit daunting-...

Amnesty Club–what’s the deal?

Amnesty Club–what’s the deal?

February 23, 2016

Amnesty. What is it? Let me tell you. Amnesty is ...

So you want to talk about feminism at Washburn…

So you want to talk about feminism at Washburn…

February 10, 2016

What comes to mind when you hear the word “femin...

Math Team and the Math Adventure

Math Team and the Math Adventure

February 10, 2016

Walking into Mr. Selvaag’s room on Monday was as exciting ...

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Pride or Prejudice?

Pride or Prejudice?

October 26, 2016No Comments

        Controversy over Native American rights bring up poignant questions that Americans have ignored in the past. A current question being asked involves the usage ...

Where Are Our Textbooks?

Where Are Our Textbooks?

October 14, 2016No Comments

        School is difficult for most. Between the skills required to succeed academically and the strenuous effort it takes to thrive socially many might think, how could sch...

Banned Books in Schools

Banned Books in Schools

October 14, 2016No Comments

        The Great Gatsby, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Grapes of Wrath, and even Harry Potter are among the hundreds of books that public schools have thought about banning. ...

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In The Heights Review

In The Heights Review

March 4, 2015No Comments

The Tony-winning musical, In The Heights, just ended production  here at Washburn. I had the opportunity to see it on opening night, February 19th. Overall, the show was...

Student One Act: A Success!

February 25, 2015

The student-directed and written one act play was successful in creating setting, characters and a credible...

In The Heights: Washburn’s Spotlight Production!

In The Heights: Washburn’s Spotlight Production!

February 18, 2015

Come see In The Heights, Washburn’s Spotlight Production! In the Heights is a musical with music and ...

Mysterious Sphere in Washburn

February 11, 2015

Some of you may have noticed the giant sphere that has taken to residing in the hallway outside of...

Student Art of the Week

Student Art of the Week

February 4, 2015

  Each week, Ms. Hinz displays one of her student's artwork on the bulletin board outside of her room...

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The student news site of Minneapolis Washburn High School
The student news site of Minneapolis Washburn High School