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Seniors who attended Boys and Girls State programs reflect on their experience

Seniors who attended Boys and Girls State programs reflect on their experience

Ben Larson, Staff Writer | October 6, 2017

For the first time in its history, BSM sent ten students to the Boys and Girls State programs. Just two days after finals wrapped up last Spring, these five boys and five girls traveled to St. John’s University and Bethel University, respectively, to embark on their journey through local government. Boys and Girls State were designed by the American Legion and the American Legion Auxiliary to ...

Students work at the Minnesota State Fair

Students work at the Minnesota State Fair

Will Krane, Graphic Editor | October 5, 2017

Almost every year since 1859, crowds have flocked together to enjoy the Minnesota State Fair. The production takes the hard work of hundreds of individuals to put on. This year, a handful of BSM students had the opportunity to experience the fair from the inside, working at the various attractions throughout the fair. Large crowds of people go to the fair just for the food, and one of the most well k...

Freshman and Senior sibling pairs have a unique BSM experience

Freshman and Senior sibling pairs have a unique BSM experience

Olivia Pohlen, Staff Writer | October 5, 2017

Throughout Benilde-St. Margaret’s–both in the High School and Junior High–there are many pairs of siblings. This year is unique, due to the fact that there are so many pairs of senior and freshmen siblings. Many believe that being in the same school as your sister or brother is difficult enough, but for these siblings, it can be even more difficult. They have to deal with the superiority and i...

Senior transfer students share their experiences as new members of BSM

Senior transfer students share their experiences as new members of BSM

Emily Clear, Staff Writer | October 3, 2017

With homework, extracurriculars, and college looming ahead, the life of a high school senior is never easy. All of these struggles are heightened for BSM's few incoming senior transfer students. Incoming seniors Jessica Hill, Anna Keller, and Kay Franzese share their struggles associated with being a new upperclassman. Kay Franzese hails from from Mammoth Beach, New Jersey. In New Jersey, she was invo...

Senior Noah Bridges runs his own business “Bridges to College”

Senior Noah Bridges runs his own business “Bridges to College”

Brooks Carver, Staff Writer | September 26, 2017

At some point in their lives, most people dream about running their own business. Oftentimes, these dreams end when one is told that they are too young or just too lazy. For a certain BSM senior, this is not the case. Meet Noah Bridges, manager of “Bridges to College.” The idea of starting his own business really appealed to Bridges since both of his parents have started their own companies....

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