Knight Errant

BSM teacher inspires women through business and blog

BSM teacher inspires women through business and blog

Ryan Frost, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018


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Strong Capable Woman is a non-profit clothing brand founded by BSM’s own Ms. Kirsten Hoogenakker that is meant to empower women in today’s world. Hoogenakker, or ‘Kiki’, as she goes by on Strong Capable Woman’s website, is an engineering and biomedical science teacher here at BSM. Before it adorned their ...

Students plan and participate in walkout

Students plan and participate in walkout

Grace Christenson and Sarah Luong

March 19, 2018


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In wake of the tragic shooting that left 17 people dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, students in all grades came together to participate in a 17-minute walkout in order to pay respect to the victims of school shootings and to advocate for school safety. The walkout, ...

Many distractions affect students on a daily basis

Many distractions affect students on a daily basis

Kiara Herro, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


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With the current rise and accessibility to technology, many tend to find more distractions and diversions in everyday life. As the time changes, what is distracting changes as well. This lack of focus not only affects students and their attention to their learning, but many other members of the BSM c...

Inside a conversation with Mayor Frey

Inside a conversation with Mayor Frey

Mia Rheineck, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


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While running the Twin Cities Marathon in 2006, Jacob Frey decided Minneapolis was where he wanted to live. Now serving as the Mayor of Minneapolis, Frey has a strong sense of leadership and hopes to better the city’s community. Having grown up running and having had a career as a professional runner, ori...

Math teacher recounts tales from Peace Corps

Math teacher recounts tales from Peace Corps

Alexa Reynders, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


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Mr. Daniel Bowler, math teacher and math league coach, had a life changing experience when he took two years off from teaching at BSM to teach in a remote Nepali city, train other teachers, and travel. Bowler attended Totino Grace High School, where his social studies teacher Mr. Bud Popey told stori...

Campus Minister makes an impact on theology department

Campus Minister makes an impact on theology department

Alexa Reynders, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


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Catholicism is an integral part of BSM. Campus Minister Ms. Becca Meagher is an essential part of the BSM community as she constantly works to incorporate faith into the daily life of students. Meagher’s journey in Catholic education started back when she attended a Catholic school in kinderga...

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