BSM alum succeeds in journalism industry as TIME reporter

July 10, 2014

As Benilde-St. Margaret’s seniors endured their final days of high school before graduation, they prepare to move one step closer to getting jobs and becoming successful. Benilde-St. Margaret’s class of 2008 alum, Alexandra Sifferlin, is an example of this success; she has turned what was once a childhood ambition into an exciting reality. Sifferlin is now a health reporter for TIME Magazine, and has spent the last few years reporting on an assortment of health related issues. “I love being a health reporter because I like to think I’m doing a service. Health, medicine, and science impact everyone, and I get the most touching emails from readers,” said Sifferlin. At the age of... Continue Reading

Baseball team falls short to Armstrong in vital section game

June 4, 2014

The Benilde-St. Margaret’s baseball team made the trek to Siebert Field at the University of Minnesota to take on the Wayzata Trojans in a section playoff showdown. According to junior Connor Day, “Our team played well and with a lot of chemistry. We rebounded well from our loss last week.” The Trojans scored first with one player crossing the plate in the top half of the first inning; the Red Knights answered by scoring two runs in the bottom of the second. BSM senior Michael Kaminski threw a complete game, allowing only two runs over the course of seven innings as well as recording one RBI. Junior Tyler Wyvell along with seniors Keaton Studsrud and Christopher Racchini also contributed... Continue Reading

10 Things To Do Around Lake Calhoun

Going to the beach is one of the most popular pastimes of Lake Calhoun goers. Bring a towel and your sun block and head to either one of the two beaches of Lake Calhoun. (Keenan Schember, Megan Ortizcazarin)

10 Things To Do Around Lake Calhoun

June 5, 2014

The definitive ranking of BSM water fountains

Sophamore Gunnar Lundberg stops for a cool refreshing drink (Emily Larson)

The definitive ranking of BSM water fountains

June 3, 2014

As the days become longer and the heat index spikes, students often seek the comfort of a cool sip of water from one of the many selections of drinking fountains offered at BSM. But with so many to choose from, not all can claim the title of Most Popular Water Fountain. From dirty drains, leaky fountains, horrible locations and warm, iron-laced water,... Continue Reading

Boys SoccerTue, Sep 02 7 p.m.OronoHome
Girls SoccerTue, Sep 02 5 p.m.OronoOrono HS
Boys SoccerThu, Sep 04 5 p.m.RochesterHome
FootballFri, Sep 05 7 p.m.ChaskaChaska HS
Boys SoccerTue, Sep 09 4:45 p.m.Bloomington JeffersonBloomington Jefferson HS
Girls SoccerTue, Sep 09 7 p.m.Bloomington JeffersonBloomington Stadium
Boys SoccerThu, Sep 11 7 p.m.ChaskaHome
Girls SoccerThu, Sep 11 5 p.m.ChaskaHome
FootballFri, Sep 12 7 p.m.Robbinsdale CooperHome
Boys SoccerMon, Sep 15 7 p.m.EdinaKuhlman Field
Mon, Sep 15 5 p.m.EdinaKuhlman Field
Boys SoccerTue, Sep 16 5 p.m.RichfieldRichfield HS
Click on any sport above to see a full schedule for that sport.
Click on any sport above to see a full schedule for that sport.

Sophomore to be future designer

Annalisa Huge

May 18, 2010

Filed under Fashion, Student Life

Sophomore Kate Hinkens has kept a sketchbook of clothing designs since grade school, and for the past few years these scattered designs have finally come to life. This talented young designer is not intrigued by the superficial... Read more »

The Joy of Socks

Addie Reine

March 1, 2010

Filed under Fashion, Reviews

Admit it. You are guilty of crazy and mismatched socks. Whether an open obsession or a guilty pleasure, there is no denying the facts that indeed you enjoy the lack of coordination in sock patterns as long as they are safely hidden... Read more »

Korean style strikes BSM

January 28, 2010

Filed under Fashion, Q&A

KE: What do you think of the typical teen age American style? Jun Shin: Americans tend to express themselves more, I think, and they have a good opportunity to do so at school. In Korea, we... Read more »

Well-heeled freshman

Well-heeled freshman

December 7, 2009

My Sister’s Closet

Margo Graff

November 17, 2009

Filed under Fashion, Reviews

1136 Grand Avenue St. Paul, MN A consignment shop built into a beautiful Victorian-inspired house off St. Paul's historic Grand Avenue, My Sister's Closet features both vintage clothing and current designer brands with out... Read more »

Second Debut combines vintage fashion and art

Meredith Cannon

November 16, 2009

Filed under Fashion, Reviews

4300 W. 36 1/2 Street Saint Louis Park, MN Conveniently located just minutes away from BSM near Uptown, Second Début attracts a wide-range of customers with bold personalities and a unique sense of style. Filled with great... Read more »

B Squad Vintage

Margo Graff

November 16, 2009

Filed under Fashion, Reviews, Top Stories

3500 Nicollet Avenue Minneapolis, MN The sound of vintage jazz and rock and roll music welcomes shoppers as they first open the doors to B Squad Vintage. Located off of East 35th Street... Read more »

Fall Trends – Reviving the 80′s

Katie McClurg

October 25, 2009

Filed under Fashion, Reviews

For some people, vintage is always in, but as we get farther into fall, ensembles embellished with studs and leather make it clear that fashion of the 80's is making its come back with more than just bold fashionistas. Models... Read more »

A recessionistas’ haven

Annalisa Huge

October 18, 2009

Filed under Fashion, Reviews

Located right off Water Street in the heart of downtown Excelsior, Cynthia Rae Dress Code boutique attracts high-school fashionistas who enjoy hunting for one-of-a-kind pieces such as patterned blouses and vintage jewelry. The... Read more »

Chic boutique in Long Lake

Katie Mcclurg

January 20, 2009

Filed under Fashion, Reviews, scene featured

After walking runways in New York, Paris, and Milan, former model Amy Briesemeister took her knowledge of the fashion industry and started her own boutique, Pink Champagne, in Long Lake. After helping a friend at her West... Read more »

Funky to Formal brings fashion and fun

Katie McClurg

November 15, 2008

Filed under Fashion, News, Reviews

Funky to Formal, holding its ninth annual fashion show, shopping bazaar, and luncheon, raised over $10,000 for BSM this year. Out of the four social events hosted by the Parent Association, Funky to Formal is the only fund-raising... Read more »