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The latest news on the Perpich Center, our school, professional development and outreach programs, library, students, faculty, staff and alumni.

Monday, August 04, 2014

Visual arts alumnus makes waves in archaeology

Steven James Walker ('93), a current PhD candidate at Cape Town University, has been gaining attention in archaeological circles for his work uncovering ancient human artifacts in South Africa.

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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Memorial service in works for '98 alumna

We are saddened to announce the passing of Perpich alumna Heather Askeland Johnson ('98, music). Heather passed away last Friday, July 25 in Gilman, Wis.

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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Northside Teachers Discover New Strategies at Conference

On July 21, 2014, the "St. James Plaindealer" ran a feature on the experience of Northside Elementary's Principal Karla Beck, Cathy Bruce, a music teacher, and Lisa Becker, an art teacher, at the Turnaround Arts preparation retreat in Virginia.

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Perpich music students win Schubert Club Composer Mentorships

Riona Ryan and Sam Hoch, who both will be seniors in music this fall, won two of only four slots in the Schubert Club’s Composer Mentorship program for the coming school year.

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Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Perpich Arts High School Class Reunion for 2003, 2004 and 2005 planned for August 8

Members of the 2004 class of Perpich Arts High School are planning a potluck picnic alumni reunion for the classes of 2003, 2004 and 2005 on Friday, Aug. 8 from 5-10 p.m. at Brookview Park in Golden Valley, Minn.

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Thursday, July 03, 2014

Dance alumna wins Dance Camera West video award

Amber Schmiesing ('11, dance) was recently honored at the Dance Camera West film festival for her original video "Concert in D Minor."

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