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  • Densho Visits The Bush School

    On Friday, December 8, Tom Ikeda, Executive Director of Densho, spoke to Upper School students at Forum. Densho, which means “to pass on to the next generation” in Japanese, preserves the testimonies of Japanese Americans who were unjustly incarcerated in internment camps during WWII. Tom, who also visited the Japanese-American Experience history class this fall, spoke of the resonance of Pearl Harbor and Japanese internment seventy-six years later. He referenced a quote often attributed to Mark Twain: “History does not repeat itself, but it rhymes.”
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  • Success in Middle School Debate

    December 9, 2016 Debate Tournament at Open Window School

    Congratulations to the middle school debate team for an excellent tournament on Saturday! One team won three rounds, and Armaan won a top speaker award.

    Zubin, Armaan, and Kelly Wall are not pictured.
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  • Fall at the Methow Campus

    "Climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean." —John Muir

    Fall was a busy time at the Bush Methow Campus. Middle School rock climbing trips, a fly-fishing adventure, the NWAIS risk-management conference and a Bush Family Open House rounded out a fantastic September and October in Mazama. Wildfires in the nearby North Cascade mountains did force us to relocate the Eighth grade and Senior retreats planned for the Methow in early September.  Many programs, however, were able to take advantage of fantastic fall weather as cool, starry nights and brilliant autumn foliage set in.
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