John Misa Articles

What’s it like: Visiting Roatan

What's it like to visit Roatan during CFE week 2022? Working at a children's home, walking the beaches of west bay, scuba diving in the second largest barrier reef, and swimming with dolphins are all activities to take on while in Roatan. Join the group of 11 students...

Unlikely links between school, space & war

Russia invades Ukraine, retreats from ISS Minnehaha's annual space-station project may take new directions in future years Testing shark skin on bacteria growth, growing calcium carbonate crystals and trying to revive dried algae have all been experiments worked...

Front ‘n’ center

COVID-19 essential workers fighting on the frontline For front-line health care workers, the pandemic has brought many untold stories. "There was a bus driver who came in with COVID," said Rachel Burton, a physician and hospitalist at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. "He...

Disabled athletes defy & conquer

Joshua Turek and Josie Aslakson urge kids with disabilities to get involved in athletics "We were the underdogs going into the national tournament in 2016," said Josie Aslakson, a bronze medalist for the United States women's national wheelchair basketball team."We...
Baby  business

Baby business

Students learn from start-ups As high-school students at Minnehaha start experimenting with different interests in...

CFE during COVID

CFE during COVID

All the ways Cultural Field Experience will be different this year After the world was struck with the global pandemic...