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Movie review: Captain Phillips

Stepping inside the pirates’ shoes It’s a true story of two captains and their crew just trying to do their jobs. For one that means carrying cargo to ports on the African coast, but for the other that means getting money through piracy. As both point of views are shown, …

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Movie review: Dallas Buyers Club

A changed man fighting for his life Sex and drugs. A straight man is tested positive for HIV but denies the sickness because of the homosexual connotations. Yelling at the nurse, Ron Woodroof (Matthew McConaughey) is horrified by his ruined image and 30-day death sentence. The panic of finding drugs …

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Movie review: Her

In love or just lonely? Society is broken. Technology has taken over everyday life. Social interaction is slim, many have their love letters written for them and a one-night stand can be arranged without even getting out of bed. This all happens within the first 15 minutes of the film. …

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So how did you meet?

Minnehaha faculty reminisce about how their relationships began Katherine Myers (English): “We were really good friends. We did everything together. Then my best friend Sue told me one day: ‘I think you really like him.’ That night on the phone, I said, ‘Sue says we like each other. What do …

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New Leadership class

More than following the leader: New Leadership Studies course teaches males how to set an example within their gender-community Five months, four units, three class periods per week, two years to develop a curriculum, one gender and infinite definitions of the subject in question: leadership. Social studies teacher Matthew Ridenour …

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Open Mic Night

Minnehaha students perform at Open Mic Night in December to raise money for Minnehaha’s international project, raising money for water projects in Zambia. MVI 1018 from Redhawksonline on Vimeo. MVI 1019 from Redhawksonline on Vimeo. Olivia_Emma_Kali from Redhawksonline on Vimeo. Nathan from Redhawksonline on Vimeo. Lili from Redhawksonline on Vimeo. …

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Day 85 Scantrons

Scantron sheets are returned showing the results of semester one english finals. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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Day 73 Review Packets

As finals approach, AP US History students recieve review packets to study for the upcoming test. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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Minnehaha Day by Day: Fall 2013

Relive the year so far… Junior journalist Maddie Binning has been posting one photo per school day on Redhawksonline since the beginning of the 2012-2013 academic year. Here is a compilation of her daily photos from the fall semester of 2013. Photos and video by Maddie Binning. Music by Ivan Chew. …

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What happens behind closed doors

A child-abuse victim shares his story of survival “It was an incredibly scary environment.. All I could think was that he broke my hand this time, what will be next? The violence was just getting worse.” This metro-area high school boy, let’s call him Jake, was talking about his father, …

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