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Technology department debates cutting Adobe software

Kayla Farrey, Varsity Writer
December 4, 2017

One feature that the BSM community is proud of is the one-to-one laptop program that equips the students with many resources for the school year. The laptops are kept up to date and are installed with software including Microsoft Office, Adobe, and Chrome, in order for teachers and students to have many tools at their fingertips. Recently, the Adobe software—which created new models, and ther...

RKVC volunteers at Creative Con

Estelle Beutz, Staff Writer
December 1, 2017

Service? Trip to the Science Museum? Day off from school? Students can experience this trifecta of activities combined during the annual RKVC trip to Creative Con. This past November 14, a group of 25 Red Knights loaded into buses heading for the Science Museum of Minnesota located in St. Paul. The largest club at BSM, Red Knight Volunteer Corp (RKVC) has participated in this service event for many ...

Students interview alum Colonel Vande Hei from International Space Station

Breah Banks, Staff Writer
November 28, 2017

On November 28 in the BSM Moore Library, 75 students, faculty , alumni, and others gathered to participate in a downlink with Astronaut Colonel Mark Vande Hei–– alumni of the BSM Class of '85. Because NASA had strict limitations on how many people could participate in the event, the administration decided who would attend. Other than students, Colonel Vande Hei’s parents and some community ...

Junior High reboots their newspaper

Brady Solomon, Staff Writer
November 27, 2017

The Knight Errant, BSM’s award-winning senior high newspaper, has been an important part of the school’s community for years. However, not many people are aware that the junior high has a newspaper of their own––the Knight Cavalier. Like the Knight Errant, the Knight Cavalier is almost entirely student-written, but there are a few key differences between the two. The Knight Cavalier is staffed by ...

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