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Immigrant Literature class sees immigrant cultures on field trip

Immigrant Literature class sees immigrant cultures on field trip

Anna Latourelle, Staff Writer
March 16, 2017
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The Immigrant Literature class, taught by senior high English teacher Ms.Katie Belanger, accompanied by theology teacher Ms. Becca Meagher, went through the Twin Cities to learn more about the groups of immigrants that settled in Minnesota. Located in Minneapolis, Mercado Central is a place made up of 45...

Students celebrate March Madness Week with dodgeball tournament

Students celebrate March Madness Week with dodgeball tournament

Jordan Sims, Staff Writer
March 16, 2017
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As a part of BSM’s March Madness tradition, many students are looking forward to the annual student-teacher basketball game on Friday. This year, a new addition was added to the week's festivities. Wednesday night, students participated in a dodgeball tournament hosted by the student council. The...

Easy steps to help prepare for spring break

Easy steps to help prepare for spring break

Lucy Scherer, Staff Writer
March 15, 2017
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Vacation If you’re traveling somewhere you’ve never been, the first priority on your list should be to do some research. Before you leave for the trip, you should look into popular activities, shopping, and restaurants in the area. It might be important to book activities and make reservati...

The indefinite ranking of the BSM hallways

The indefinite ranking of the BSM hallways

Mary Youngblut, Staff Writer
March 9, 2017
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Main Hallway: Poor The Main Hallway is a crowded mess. It has access points to all the major locations throughout the school, but is it worth the pushing and shoving? Don’t get me started on the groups of people who stand around a friend's locker oblivious to the fact that they are blocking traff...

Students play club sports during the off-season

Students play club sports during the off-season

Erin Long, Staff Writer
March 9, 2017
Filed under Featured People, STUDENT LIFE, TOP STORIES

Even though school sports can be very demanding and time-consuming, some students participate in club sports teams for additional training and exercise during the season or to stay fit during the off-season. Sophomore Malinda Beason is an intense swimmer. She is not only committed to BSM's swim ...

AP Euro students participate in Enlightenment Salon

AP Euro students participate in Enlightenment Salon

Mary Youngblut, Staff Writer
March 9, 2017
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The AP European History class took part in an “Enlightenment Salon,” which allowed students to take a look at different people in history and teach their classmates in a more direct manner. “The Enlightenment Salon is a chance for students to adopt the role of a character from European History....

AP Literature and Shakespeare students go on joint field trip to the Guthrie

AP Literature and Shakespeare students go on joint field trip to the Guthrie

Maria Van Hove, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
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Two BSM English classes, AP English Literature and Composition and Shakespeare Literature, went to the Guthrie and saw the play King Lear to enhance their learning experience. Senior Madison Semler, a student in Shakespeare, was one of many students excited to see the play and another way to int...

Common Basket held for Safe Families for Children

Common Basket held for Safe Families for Children

Maddie Turk, Staff Writer
March 7, 2017
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This Ash Wednesday, the BSM community came together to support the organization Safe Families for Children through the common basket. Safe Families is a Christian organization that works to provide aid for families going through a crisis by providing safe homes for their children. Senior Peyton M...

15 Minutes with the Archbishop: a Knight Errant Q&A

15 Minutes with the Archbishop: a Knight Errant Q&A

Leo Driessen, Online Editor-in-Chief
March 7, 2017
Filed under FEATURES, MULTIMEDIA, TOP STORIES

KE: How do you handle the responsibility of being a leader for Catholic education in the Twin Cities? BH: “I’ve been really impressed with the schools here in the archdiocese both in the numbers and in vitality. I haven’t had the opportunity to go to [BSM] yet, but I look forward to th...

Kahoot vs Quizlet Live: Showdown

Kahoot vs Quizlet Live: Showdown

Mary Youngblut, Staff Writer
March 6, 2017
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NUMBER OF PLAYERS Kahoot: 9/10 Kahoot is an “every man for himself” game—each person is in control of how they do. This can make the pressure a little easier. You’re not letting down a group of people but only yourself. It also lets a student study because it gives them a perspective of ...

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