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The benefits of playing multiple sports

Charlie Deterding, Staff Writer | January 13, 2020

Many students at BSM have found benefits from playing multiple sports, which has allowed them to make the most of their high school experience. Other students choose to play one sport, which they find allows them to develop their talents for the future.  The path of playing many sports can be timeconsuming, but these students believe it’s worth the jam-packed schedule. “It is fun to be around...

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Most popular colleges for seniors to apply to this year

Nicole Strom, Staff Writer | January 8, 2020

As the early action deadlines quickly draw to a close and the regular decision deadline looms, seniors are deciding their top choices for colleges. According to the College and Career Center, the most popular schools for seniors to apply to are listed in order of highest popularity to lowest: the University of Minnesota–Twin Cities, University of Wisconsin–Madison, University of St. Thomas, University...

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Students share Christmas break plans

Sophie Dobos, Staff Writer | December 24, 2019

Whether students are traveling or simply staying at home during this Christmas break, everyone is eagerly counting down the last few days until the last bell rings on Friday. While most students will be bracing the cold here in Minnesota, some will be traveling out of state to celebrate their break. Senior Kiara Herro will be enjoying a trip filled with snorkeling, zip-lining, and luaus in Maui,...

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Seniors share their tattoos and their meanings

Liv Schmitz, Staff Writer | December 20, 2019

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Students’ share their reading habits

Jackie Bucaro and Claudia Scherer | December 20, 2019

As high school gets increasingly busy and stressful, students find themselves with limited time for a vital activity: reading. In a survey of 81 BSM students, 48.1% said that they enjoy reading for fun; however, only 17.3% of them can claim to read more than once a week. More and more, assigned reading for classes is taking the place of by-choice, for-fun reading that students used to enjoy as kids.  When...

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