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Ms. Barry leaves the BSM community

Ms. Barry leaves the BSM community

Maggie Murnan, Staff Writer

November 18, 2019

After ten years of working and teaching at BSM, Ms. Sandra Barrry has left the quiet study room and meditation classes to pursue a career in teaching yoga and meditation full time at the Emily Program.  Barry spent her first five years at BSM in development working with alumni. For the last five yea...

The impact of being called a ‘try-hard’

The impact of being called a ‘try-hard’

Jackie Bucaro, Varsity Writer

November 15, 2019

Commonly heard in classes, in hallways, and on teams around BSM, ‘try-hard’ seems to be the latest insult. Of 167 students surveyed, 83.3% have been called a try-hard or something similar. Although most students use the phrase as a joke between friends, teachers and coaches worry about its dangero...

Explanation behind the difference of prices in Taher’s food

Explanation behind the difference of prices in Taher’s food

Emily Howell, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Taher, no doubt known for its cookies, chicken-fried steak, and breakfast potatoes, offers a wide variety of meals and items for students to buy throughout the day. While a monthly menu provides daily entrees, the array of chips and granola bars, salad bar, and grill-type items are available every day. ...

Students participate in National Honor Society induction

Students participate in National Honor Society induction

Brady Giertsen, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

On Monday November 4th, the National Honor Society (NHS) induction ceremony took place in the Hamburge Theater. Juniors and seniors who are new members of National Honor Society were inducted and received a certificate signifying their place into NHS. Second-year members were also honored by receiving ...

Injured sophomore out for half of hockey season

Injured sophomore out for half of hockey season

Kyla Cade, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

After scoring a spot on varsity as a freshman last year, sophomore Brady Yakesh will be watching his team from the sidelines for the first few months of this hockey season as he suffered a shoulder injury in the off-season. During a game for his 16U fall league, Yakesh was going in to clear the puc...

Ice skating places near the Twin Cities feature winter fun

Ice skating places near the Twin Cities feature winter fun

Blake Mesenburg, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

As the temperature continues to drop and walls of makeshift ice skating rinks pop up around the metro’s parks, Minnesotans welcome back the state’s pastime: ice skating. For a kid in Minnesota learning how to ice skate is a right of passage. From birthday parties to phy ed class, ice skating is a ...

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