Knight Errant

The new freshmen experience

Kate Baldwin and Sam Thomas, Kate Baldwin, and Sam Thomas

October 6, 2009


These days, freshmen are welcomed into the halls of BSM with warm smiles and hundreds of helping hands. With 236, they are one of the largest class in BSM history. About 36% of the incoming class are coming from non-religious...

Winter Wonderland

Sarah Koller

January 20, 2009

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Cozy up at the Uncommon Grounds Coffeehouse Enveloped by the elegant framing of a renovated Victorian house and furnished with emerald booths from St. Paul Hotel's L'Etoile Restaraunt, the Uncommon Grounds Coffeehouse discloses...

The AP label and its real world implications

Elle Mohs and Kaia Preus

December 12, 2008

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Students lug heavy books home, stay up late studying, and wake up early to attend last-minute cram sessions in the library in order to succeed in prestigious AP classes. According to, “AP can change your life.”...

Secret Lives of Teachers

November 21, 2008

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Mr. Lex volunteers with wildlife Feathers are flying, owls are hooting, and Chemistry teacher Mr. Lex is right at home among these birds of prey. Every other Saturday Mr. Lex spends his time at Richardson Nature Center, cleaning...

International Students Join BSM Community

September 25, 2008

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Imagine the first day of school. It's a little stressful meeting new teachers, learning a new locker combination, finding friends to sit with at lunch. Now imagine the first day of school in an entirely new country--"a little stre...

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