Knight Errant

The Wild’s decision to trade Jason Zucker has some ups and downs

Cooper Gay believes the Penguins got the better end of the Jason Zucker deal.

Cooper Gay, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

Monday, February 10th, 2020 Jason Zucker was traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for a first-round pick in the 2020 draft along with Alex Galchenyuk and Calen Addison to the Minnesota Wild. The Penguins have been after the 28-year-old Jason Zucker since this past summer. The 5’11 Newport...

The BSM bathrooms need some renovations

BSM senior believes that the BSM bathrooms are in desperate need of some big renovations.

Will Thompson, Staff Writer

February 20, 2020

If you walk about the campus of Benilde-St. Margaret's and ask any person what they think of the bathroom, regardless of gender, they are sure to have at least one complaint. That one complaint is most likely that BSM's bathrooms could use some renovations. After eating wings, most students will flow...

BSM should provide an advanced creative writing course

Connor Rahill believes that BSM should offer an advanced version of Mrs. Preus' standard creative writing class.

Connor Rahill, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

In high school, students have very few opportunities to express themselves through poetry or fabricate fictional prose stories. We are always required to learn and study purely factual information in almost every class, which may diminish creative freedom. The creative writing class is one of the only chances a student has to flex their creative muscles, yet the course...

Staff Ed: The new schedule has failed to meet its goals


January 23, 2020

This year, BSM implemented a new schedule with hopes of building a community within homerooms and creating time for miscellaneous duties. The schedule removed the daily fifteen-minute homerooms and turned them into 25-minute homerooms that occur on block days. Despite this schedule’s goals, it failed...

Yes, gymnastics is a sport

Gymnastics has always been in debate over whether or not it is a sport but not only is a sport, it is a hard one.

Sophie Ludwig, Social Media Editor

January 22, 2020

 The history of gymnastics can be traced back as far as the very early days of athletic competition by the Greeks. Soon after, the Romans adapted it for the training of their armies, and then Germany invented and introduced the equipment that would become the face of modern gymnastics that you woul...

You are never too old to go sledding

Three BSM administrators, Dr. Skinner, Dr. Ehrmantraut, and Mrs. Mortl show that you are never too old to go sledding.

Blake Mesenburg, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

As the temp drops below freezing and rain turn to snow, the local parks become hotspots for Minnesotans to go sledding. There comes a time in life when some would say that you are too old to do activities such as go trick-or-treating or order off of the kids’ menu at a restaurant. While these things...

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