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Q&A with President Dr. Ehrmantraut

Q&A with President Dr. Ehrmantraut

James Libbey, News Editor
March 30
Filed under NEWS, News in Full, Showcase, TOP STORIES

Knight Errant: Could you share with us a bit about your time as a teacher at BSM? Dr. Adam Ehrmantraut: I started teaching here in 1999, and I was a social studies and a business teacher for seven years. Some of my colleagues at that point in time are still here, so it’s fun to come back and see ...

Reflecting on Black History Month

Reflecting on Black History Month

Kailyn Pedersen, Staff Writer
March 2
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As Black History Month comes to an end, I think it is important for our school community to reflect on diversity in BSM, and how important it is to celebrate black history not just in February, but all year long. With all of the recent political turmoil, race has become a touchy subject. Rallies, a...

What is the future of education?

What is the future of education?

Abby Letscher, Features Editor
February 24
Filed under FEATURES, MULTIMEDIA, Showcase, TOP STORIES

In 1996, IBM’s computer program Deep Blue won a chess game against world champion chess player Garry Kasparov. While Deep Blue would go on to lose the match, the implication of this win was clear: technology is evolving rapidly. One year later Deep Blue beat Kasparov. Since then, technology has progres...

Dance Team wins State Championship in Jazz

Dance Team wins State Championship in Jazz

Nathanael Ashton-Piper, Staff Writer
February 23
Filed under MULTIMEDIA, Showcase, SPORTS, TOP STORIES

“The team from Benilde-St. Margaret’s,” the PA announcer’s voice boomed over the loudspeakers. Emotions that had been built up over a whole season in the fans, parents, and dancers all surfaced; the crowd roared, and the Knightettes embraced in arms as sisters reclaiming their crown for Jazz supremacy.

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Trends in the colleges BSM graduates attend

Trends in the colleges BSM graduates attend

Jack Beutz, Staff Writer
January 25
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At BSM, the college choice more commonly lies in the question of where rather than if. As is typical of a college preparatory school, BSM strives to build a direct link between high school and collegiate lifestyle. The class of 2016 was no exception to the college preparatory cycle by sending 208 stud...

BSM post-election cycle: where do we go from here?

BSM post-election cycle: where do we go from here?

Elizabeth Kupchella, Online Features Editor
January 24
Filed under FEATURES, In-Depth, MULTIMEDIA, Showcase

“The relationship that existed with Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg should serve as a guide for all. Brilliant Supreme Court Justices with polar opposition political and judicial beliefs; yet, they were dear friends." –– Mr. Pauly

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