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Apps Of Destruction

Apps Of Destruction

We are the generation of technology. We crave the newest iPads and iPhones, spending a total of 91 billion dollars just on the latest iPhone just 12 months from its release, according to Burstein’s article on BloombergBuisnessweek.com. All of these new technologies being introduced are very advanced and are easily distracting. They can be helpful but they can also be […]

Watermelon Power: The Hero of Our Summers

Watermelon Power: The Hero of Our Summers

What I love about summer is the fruit. There are peaches and plums for pies. There are nectarines for dribbling down your chin. There are apricots for tarts, cherries for snacks and all sorts of berries for breakfast, plus other melons like cantaloupe and honeydew to wrap ham around. But what other fruit offers a crunchy snack, a juice for […]

Road Trip Stops from Rochester to Minneapolis

Road Trip Stops from Rochester to Minneapolis

  In the midst of a busy summer, having a day with nothing to do can be boring. Finding something entertaining and cheap to do is now a breeze with the app “Roadtrippers” available on iPhone and Android phones. This app maps out your trip with a feature that one can select to find things to do on the way […]

Senior Map 2014 (interactive Advocate companion)

Senior Map 2014 (interactive Advocate companion)

View Senior Map 2014 in a full screen map A full color, four-page senior map is in the fourth quarter Mayo Advocate! You can buy your own copy to keep for just $2. Click below to view student interviews about why they chose their college. International Study Shujah Rehman- University of Toronto, Canada Meredith Jett- Yale-NUS College, Singapore Margaret Anderson- North […]

College Packing List (Extended Advocate List)

College Packing List (Extended Advocate List)

  BED Comforter Twin (XL sheets) Pillows Pillow Cases Blanket Mattress Pad Mattress protector Body pillow Storage Under the bed storage Shelves Over the door Organizer Closet Organizers Hangers Shoe Storage Bath Towels (bath, hand) Shower Caddy Loofah Hair Towel Shower Shoes Robe Scale Toothbrush/ Toothpaste Shampoo/ Conditioner Razors/ Shaving cream Shower gel/ Soap Tissues Tweezers Straightener/curling iron/hair dryer Make […]


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Prom 2014

Prom 2014

As underclassmen, you can’t wait to get all dressed up and go to prom with all your friends.  For seniors it’s their last dance they will attend in high school.  Prom is a huge production and it wouldn’t be possible without all the help from the junior prom committee and all the work that goes into making it a success. […]

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Sports

Super Bowl 52 to Minneapolis

Super Bowl 52 to Minneapolis

On May 20th, Minneapolis pulled a bidding upset over New Orleans for the 52nd Super Bowl in 2018. New Orleans was hoping to kick off their cities 300th anniversary by hosting the Super Bowl. This was the first time in 11 tries that New Orleans had lost the bid. The major advantage Minneapolis had was the promising $1 billion new […]

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Ask A Senior (interactive)

Click below to view student interviews. Graphic credit: Sam Jaeger.

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Arts & Entertainment

Watermelon Power: The Hero of Our Summers

Watermelon Power: The Hero of Our Summers

What I love about summer is the fruit. There are peaches and plums for pies. There are nectarines for dribbling down your chin. There are apricots for tarts, cherries for snacks and all sorts of berries for breakfast, plus other melons like cantaloupe and honeydew to wrap ham around. But what other fruit offers a crunchy snack, a juice for […]

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Ask A Senior (interactive)

Click below to view student interviews. Graphic credit: Sam Jaeger.

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Apps Of Destruction

Apps Of Destruction

We are the generation of technology. We crave the newest iPads and iPhones, spending a total of 91 billion dollars just on the latest iPhone just 12 months from its release, according to Burstein’s article on BloombergBuisnessweek.com. All of these new technologies being introduced are very advanced and are easily distracting. They can be helpful but they can also be […]

read more

Watermelon Power: The Hero of Our Summers

Watermelon Power: The Hero of Our Summers

What I love about summer is the fruit. There are peaches and plums for pies. There are nectarines for dribbling down your chin. There are apricots for tarts, cherries for snacks and all sorts of berries for breakfast, plus other melons like cantaloupe and honeydew to wrap ham around. But what other fruit offers a crunchy snack, a juice for […]

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Weekly Illustration: Chess Kings

Weekly Illustration: Chess Kings
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“We finish each other’s…sandwiches.”

“We finish each other’s…sandwiches.”

“Anna you can’t marry someone you just met,” quoted from Frozen by the character Elsa to her sister Anna seemed to be off the bandwagon when it comes to Disney animated movies. Is it the romance? Is it the Prince Charming love affair that draws viewers in? The old classics or the modern animation is the star point for many […]

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Road Trip Stops from Rochester to Minneapolis

Road Trip Stops from Rochester to Minneapolis

  In the midst of a busy summer, having a day with nothing to do can be boring. Finding something entertaining and cheap to do is now a breeze with the app “Roadtrippers” available on iPhone and Android phones. This app maps out your trip with a feature that one can select to find things to do on the way […]

read more

Senior Map 2014 (interactive Advocate companion)

Senior Map 2014 (interactive Advocate companion)

View Senior Map 2014 in a full screen map A full color, four-page senior map is in the fourth quarter Mayo Advocate! You can buy your own copy to keep for just $2. Click below to view student interviews about why they chose their college. International Study Shujah Rehman- University of Toronto, Canada Meredith Jett- Yale-NUS College, Singapore Margaret Anderson- North […]

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College Packing List (Extended Advocate List)

College Packing List (Extended Advocate List)

  BED Comforter Twin (XL sheets) Pillows Pillow Cases Blanket Mattress Pad Mattress protector Body pillow Storage Under the bed storage Shelves Over the door Organizer Closet Organizers Hangers Shoe Storage Bath Towels (bath, hand) Shower Caddy Loofah Hair Towel Shower Shoes Robe Scale Toothbrush/ Toothpaste Shampoo/ Conditioner Razors/ Shaving cream Shower gel/ Soap Tissues Tweezers Straightener/curling iron/hair dryer Make […]

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Students Dream Big with Bucket Lists (extended from Advocate)

Students Dream Big with Bucket Lists (extended from Advocate)

Swim with a dolphin, scuba dive, see an active volcano, or a kiss on the top of the Eiffel Tower. These are just some of the amazing ideas that teenagers are coming up with to add to their Bucket lists of “To Do’s “in their lifetime. Meeting Jordy Nelson Meet Sam Decker Go to a college in Wisconsin Getting kicked […]

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Mayo’s Top Ten Summer Activities

Mayo’s Top Ten Summer Activities

Spring fever is in the air and summer is just around the corner. As the temperature outside rises, student stress levels fall. It is time to enjoy a break from academics and focus on fun, warm weather, relaxation and new adventures. Based off of a survey of 90 students, the following is a list of the Top Ten Summer Activities […]

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