Minnetonka’s Muslim Student Alliance: What Makes It Special?

Minnetonka’s Muslim Student Alliance: What Makes It Special?

Hibo Ali and Rebecca Schumacher

October 27, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Muslim Student Association (MSA), is one of the newest and fastest growing clubs at MHS. The club was started last year by a passionate student. Almost a year later, it has accumulated approximately thirty kids. So why exactly was this club started? To find the answer to this question and more, we interviewed Zainab Abdi, ‘18, the founder of MSA. According to Abdi, she wanted Muslim and non-Muslim students alike to a have a space to openly discuss issues going on at MHS and around the world.

Importance of Design and Technology Education at MHS

Importance of Design and Technology Education at MHS

Karen Rose, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Student Life

There are countless different electives available at MHS that provide the opportunity to explore various interests. However, there is a category of these classes that has recently become quite noteworthy: Technology Education. What are the benefits of taking these classes?

Gender Sexuality Alliance: A Safe Space Where Everyone is Welcome

Gender Sexuality Alliance: A Safe Space Where Everyone is Welcome

Ellie Bergfalk, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Student Life

There is no doubt that MHS has a vast assortment of clubs to choose from, ranging from world language to recreational clubs and everything in between. However, there seems to be one fellowship club that stands out from the others, a place where everyone is welcome and a message of love and positivity echoes strongly. Gender Sexuality Alliance, or GSA, is a club where students gather to show and receive support from members of the LGBTQ+ community and allies.

Post-Secondary Enrollment Option: Another Way to Receive College Credit

Post-Secondary Enrollment Option: Another Way to Receive College Credit

Isabella Bennett, Student Life Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

The Post-Secondary Enrollment Option (PSEO) is offered to all Minnetonka juniors and seniors who fit the requirements to enter the program and are interested in receiving college credit that is different from AP or IB courses. Some tenth graders are also eligible to take one Career and Technical Education course through the program. PSEO students take courses on actual college campuses while they are still high school students, and the cost of tuition and textbooks is covered by the State of Minnesota.

Student Government Plans for October

Student Government Plans for October

Liam Boris, Social Media Manager

September 29, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Our Student Government planned and executed a perfect Homecoming week and dance which kickstarted the year amazingly. What else exactly does Student Government do after Homecoming? Besides planning the dances (Homecoming, Sweethearts, and Prom), Student Government prepares a lot for this school and we should appreciate their hard effort. I spoke with Faith Quist ('20) and Chris Tadros ('19) who are both representatives for the sophomore and junior class, respectively.

Haiti Outreach Club: What They Do, Why New Students Should Join

Haiti Outreach Club: What They Do, Why New Students Should Join

Isabella Bennett, Student Life Editor

September 29, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

If you are interested in joining Haiti Outreach, the next meeting is October 6th at 7:15 am in Room 1306. You can also reach out to advisor Michelle Seets with any questions. 

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