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Knight Errant

Knowledge bowl team takes 9th in regions

Elin Lantz

May 22, 2008


There is one team at BSM that doesn’t lift weights or run miles: the knowledge bowl team. They merely practice up on their “nerd” skills and, recently, they demonstrated the success of their skills by receiving ninth place...

Students Cruise to Knowledge Bowl Victory

May 15, 2008

Filed under Activities

The question was read: "Who is the absolutely smallest hero of traditional English folklore?" The students involved in knowledge bowl easily knew that it was Tom Thumb which gave them another point ahead of the teachers. The...

Call of Duty craze sweeps over B S M

May 13, 2008

Filed under STUDENT LIFE

A craze that has swept over many BSM boys, a topic that now dominates many conversations among them, and for some has even become an obsession: This is the game called Call of Duty 4. You may have noticed some of your guy friends...

BSM Seniors Receive Scholarships

May 6, 2008

Filed under STUDENT LIFE

Art classes at BSM have always been popular among students. With a wide variety of courses to take and teachers with in-depth knowledge of art, students are able to explore their artistic abilities. This year, several BSM students...

Teacher shares experience with religion

Emily Allen

May 6, 2008


You may have seen her teaching Algebra II or Precalculus to juniors and seniors, or collecting passes during lunch. Yet Ms. Goldberg has a unique quality that sets her apart from her colleagues and the other faculty at BSM—she...

Envirothon team qualifies for state

May 2, 2008

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The BSM Envirothon teams have been busy practicing their presentations on proposed ATV trails and learning everything there is to know about the environment, from soils to current events. After the area competition on May 1, BSM...

Speech Students Qualify for State

Courtney Johnson

April 23, 2008

Filed under Activities, TOP STORIES

Twelve students from Benilde-St. Margaret’s recently competed for top titles in the Class AA State Speech Tournament. The team walked away with one fifth place, one sixth place, and two eighth place medals. With twelve...

Senior Johnson ready for the Big Leagues

April 18, 2008

Filed under STUDENT LIFE

At the age of five, Brashad Johnson picked up his first baseball. Since then, thanks to people like his mom, Jacquieta, and his favorite MLB player, Alex Rodriguez, Johnson has done unthinkable things, compared to all the other...

Quick thinking lands BSM students spot in state competition

April 8, 2008

Filed under Activities

Four BSM students have displayed outstanding creativity and unparalleled quick thinking skills that have landed them a spot in the Destination ImagiNation state competition. With top scores and clever skits, they are ready to...

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