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Mia’s Favorite Things of 2017

Mia’s Favorite Things of 2017

Mia Rheineck, Staff Writer

January 3, 2018


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Oprah is a legend. As a longtime fan, I look forward each year to her list of favorite things. These items can range from her own magazine to a pair of “life changing” fuzzy socks. Feeling inspired by her list of favorite things, I decided to make my own. I can’t hand out a car to every person I w...

Seniors reflect on their most embarrassing high school moments

Seniors reflect on their most embarrassing high school moments

Estelle Beutz, Staff Writer

December 24, 2017


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Senior year is a time to embrace high school friendships, prepare for college, and of course, reflect on the cringe-worthy moments that took place in years before. Most seniors will admit that it is impossible to avoid moments of embarrassment as underclassmen. Whether it is a moment of clumsiness in...

Challah-lujah! It Christmakkuh

Challah-lujah! It Christmakkuh

Noah Bridges, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


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Alright, let’s get one thing straight, I know that Christmas is an amazing holiday, but I’m going to tell you why Hanukkah deserves some love too. By the way, it’s pronounced “H(phlegm)anukkah.” Number one: the holiday itself lasts for eight nights as represented by the menorah which is a cerem...

Things to make and do in microgravity

Things to make and do in microgravity

John Beutz, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


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BSM students had an amazing opportunity on November 28 when a group of 75 students, faculty, and alumni had the chance to talk with ‘85 alum Mark Vande Hei. Over the 30 minutes of the interview, Vande Hei floated in the ISS and answered student’s questions. In all of human history, only 53...

John Beutz explores the history of the Salyut space station

John Beutz explores the history of the Salyut space station

John Beutz, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


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Today, we take the idea of an orbiting space station for granted. Astronauts and spacecraft are a bigger part of popular culture than ever, and the potential for future space exploration is expanded by private companies such as SpaceX. But just 50 years ago, the idea of humans working and living in orb...

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