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Knight Errant

Group dedicated to solving our problems

Thomas Gilligan

November 9, 2010

Filed under Activities, TOP STORIES

The Future Problem Solvers return for their second season, ready to solve all the problems that come their way. Doubling in size since their first year, the Future Problem Solvers are practicing twice a week to make sure their...

Students offer red carpet welcome

Shannon Cron

October 19, 2010

Filed under Activities

Receiving anywhere from 150 to 200 visitor requests per year, the Benilde-St. Margaret’s Admissions Department and junior Anna Landis––along with the other members of the Red Carpet Club––host these visitors for one...

Shining the Spotlight on the Tech Crew

Katie Sisk

October 18, 2010

Filed under Activities

Late nights, stage lights, blueprints, wires, and microphones––welcome to the life of a member the student “tech crew” in charge of the technical work behind the school plays. These students spend long hours in preparation...

New club skates onto the scene

Karen Valde

October 15, 2010

Filed under Activities

A new group of students who worships the ice has formed at Benilde-St. Margaret’s, and they can skate circles around hockey players with their axels and double salchow jumps. For the first time this winter, the newly-formed...

Quidditch team takes flight

Mikayla Coulombe

October 15, 2010

Filed under Activities

It may be impossible to achieve flight, but a group of Benilde-St. Margaret’s students are defying gravity as they implement the school’s first ever Quidditch team to the delight of many enthusiastic muggles. A group of...

Roles assigned for fall play

Mikayla Coulombe

September 22, 2010

Filed under Activities

Auditions for BSM’s fall play, “You Can’t Take It With You,” were held on Sept 8, and although they created stress for those trying to secure a role, the end result promises a hilarious rendition of writers George Kaufman...

Bowling season gets rollin’

Nate Muckley

September 21, 2010

Filed under Activities

For a certain set of athletes, the beginning of the school year means one thing: bowling team. This year, the athletes, coaches, and even the team manager are all excited for a new season of this relaxed sport. Senior Curtis...

2010 debate season starts

Sean Simonson

September 7, 2010

Filed under Activities

Headed by a new coach, social studies teacher Ms. Kathy Green, the debate team will be seeing many changes this year. The season will kick off on September 8, with a meeting and a practice open to anyone who is interested. The...

Speech sends 9 competitors to State

Morgan Rogers

May 10, 2010

Filed under Activities, STUDENT LIFE

BSM speech team managed to send nine competitors to the state competition and Alex Plouff, who has been a storyteller since her freshman year, took first place in her category, finally showcasing her numerous hours of practice...

ACS seniors go to North Carolina to apply what they’ve learned

Emily Busch

March 9, 2010

Filed under Activities, NEWS, STUDENT LIFE

The future of search and rescue is in the hands of BSM seniors. After two years of preparation 11 students in ACS III are going to North Carolina for the Robocub Junior competition which could take them to Singapore. For these...

Speech Team

Mary Musilek

January 31, 2010

Filed under Activities, STUDENT LIFE

It's here. With the help of clever advertising (signs with the phrase "It's coming") BSM's Speech team is back and bigger than ever with 100 participants competing in 13 different categories. Mrs. Maura Brew, the head coach,...

So this one time in band class…

Danielle Kincs

January 25, 2010

Filed under Activities, STUDENT LIFE, TOP STORIES

Sometimes they seem to go unnoticed--but they are always there, at every home football game in the fall. In the winter, they are cheering at the boys' and girls' basketball games, causing the Great Hall to resonate with the tunes...

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