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BSM hosted a cappella festival

BSM hosted a cappella festival

Elizabeth Simpson, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


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On Saturday January 26, BSM hosted a Twin Cities A Cappella Festival featuring the Red Knotes and an international traveling A Cappella group, Six Appeal. This program also included other high school, college and professional A Cappella groups. Mr. Adam Petroski, the choir director at BSM and the Minnesota R...

Classrooms cleared due to gas leak

Classrooms cleared due to gas leak

Caroline Pauly, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


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Class was cut short for fourth period English classes on February 4, not because of the polar vortex or snow, but a gas leak. A little over halfway through class, students and teachers began to smell natural gas in their classrooms. “It smelled like rotten eggs, like natural gas, and one of them even...

Colonel Whitney spoke to students about the Air Force

Colonel Whitney spoke to students about the Air Force

Jackie Bucaro, Staff Writer

February 4, 2019


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Monday, January 28th, BSM alum Colonel Steven Whitney visited the senior high to speak about his position in the Air Force and the value of GPS. Multiple engineering classes came to Colonel Whitney’s speech, which was presented during fourth and fifth hours. During Colonel Whitney’s time in the Air F...

Mr. Ingalls adds hours to his intern schedule

Mr. Ingalls adds hours to his intern schedule

Mary Youngblut, Content Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2019


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Last semester, BSM welcomed a new counseling intern: Mr. Jake Ingalls. Ingalls graduated from BSM in ‘08 before attending St. John’s University. This semester, however, Ingalls will be returning with a more intense and regulated schedule. Ingalls graduated from St. John’s with a degree in business, b...

It’s a great semester to be a senior

It’s a great semester to be a senior

Alexa Field, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


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As second semester settles in and the hype of new classes and schedules subsides, seniors embark on their last few months as a Red Knight. Being a senior has many perks — which the seniors discovered throughout the first semester — but as they begin their second-semester journey, they are faced with ev...

Teachers try different methods instruction

Teachers try different methods instruction

Ana McDonough, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019


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The classroom atmosphere can vary drastically based on the teaching methods and the student’s learning styles. Teachers use a variety of different teaching strategies to try to reach a balance between the individual learning styles of their students, while still maintaining a high level of direct instruct...

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