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We were delighted to read the profile of our daughter, graduating high school senior Megan Behnke. However, we wanted to make one correction. While Megan did homeschool for middle school, she spent kindergarten through fifth...
Rasmuson announces artist grants; seven Juneau artists named, Troll wins Distinguished Artist Award

...The local winners of Prpject Awards of $5,000 are: Megan Behnke, actor; Ryan Corarro, performance artist; Brandon...Awards Earl Atchak, folk and rraditional, Chevak; Megan Behnke, actor, Juneau; Ruth Biden, visual artist, Fairbanks...
JDHS alumna makes St. Olaf dean's list

Juneau resident Megan Behnke, who attends St. Olaf College, made the dean's list for the fall 2014 semester. She is majoring in chemistry, and is a Juneau-Douglas...
Creative cross-fertlization

...but it wasn't until she was introduced to Theatre in the Rough's Katie Jensen and Aaron Elmore by her cousin, Megan Behnke, that she really discovered the theater."I didn't really get into it until eighth grade, when I did the first...
Photo: Birthday girl

Megan Behnke, who turned 12 on Nov. 4, asked her friends to bring gifts for the dogs and cats at the Gastineau Humane Society instead of getting her anything. Thirty-one friends brought gifts for the dogs and cats to the Humane Society.
Photo: Stroll on the beach

Megan Behnke, 10, left, and her mother, Larri Spengler, enjoy the sunshine while walking their dog, Skippy, on Thursday on the beach...
Why have two general studies academies?

...Student wants general studies academy" that appeared in the Nov. 29 Empire. The author, my fellow high school student Megan Behnke, asked for a general studies academy at both schools once Thunder Mountain High School opens next year. This is a...
Alas, poor 'Hamlet' coverage in Hooligan

...pathetic in contrast. My complaint about Hooligan is separate from the ongoing controversy of whether it's sleazy. Whatever the result of that, I hope you can return to your former approach to local theater productions. Megan Behnke Juneau
Rotating grades through both schools is an excellent idea

...look forward to sharing my high school years with them and with all my Juneau peers. I don't believe people our age should have to pick a career track or focus, and thus not get to explore a wide range of subjects. Megan Behnke Juneau
Later start time working well

...However, the current schedule allows classes to be taken over eight periods beginning at 8 a.m., giving more flexibility than the old schedule. I hope the district will not return the schedule to the way it was. Megan Behnke Juneau


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