When Finn-Olaf Jones ʼ82 reached the top of the world’s tallest mountain, his sense of accomplishment was accompanied by a wave of relief. Mount Everest was the one peak the elite climber had attempted but hadn’t conquered.
Rishabh Balachandran competed with thousands of applicants from high schools across the United States and was one of about 400 students to win a NSLI-Y scholarship.
The closing night celebration and outdoor screening is Sunday, Oct. 2 at Moon Palace Books Plaza. Entry is free, but registration is required.
The Twin Cities' premier dance band Soul Tight Committee will perform live during the football game halftime on Friday, Oct. 7. All Blake community members are invited.
Since 2005, LearningWorks has been a member of the Breakthrough Collaborative, which includes 24 affiliate sites that annually serve 10,000 students and represents the largest pre-professional teacher training program in the country.
Second graders lead research and service projects to protect wolves.