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AP Euro Salon provides an entertaining way to learn

AP Euro Salon provides an entertaining way to learn

Axel Toft, Staff Writer

March 19, 2020

Students in AP European History last Friday gathered in the library ––garmented in a plethora of attire ranging from renaissance dresses to facial hair –– publicly mimicked and reenacted the Enlightenment Era (1715-1789). Instead of lectures, students were able to engage in a more interactive...

Students express their concerns towards the weight room

Students express their concerns towards the weight room

Charlie Deterding, Staff Writer

March 19, 2020

The BSM weight room has been around since 1986 and has been providing an area for teams to grow as a family as well as in strength. It has been a hot topic within the athletic programs for the past half-decade as the old weight room technology has started to become outdated in many people's eyes.  Man...

The pros and cons of online shopping

The pros and cons of online shopping

Keegan Gustafson, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

Shopping online has become much more relevant over the past few years as technology continues to improve. Browsing various online stores has become much easier than taking the time to drive to the mall and it allows you to buy things with just one click. Students are now capable of buying items and hav...

Teachers prefer handwritten notes

Teachers prefer handwritten notes

Kylie Krumenauer, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

Laptops play a significant role in the modern school day, but there’s a reason teachers prefer notebooks over MacBooks. Better retention, fewer distractions, and concise notes are the main benefits of breaking out a pen and paper.  In the past few years, laptops have become an important fixture ...

Ice fishing takes over as a popular winter activity

Ice fishing takes over as a popular winter activity

Axel Toft and Sebastian Perez

February 28, 2020

As winter passed, so did many outdoor extracurricular activities. Many students at BSM prepared themselves for another season of winter sports and Netflix. As it happens every year, the leaves fell off the trees, the grass died, and most devastatingly, the lakes froze. Living in the winter tundra...

A family affair: teachers with children who attend BSM

A family affair: teachers with children who attend BSM

Blake Mesenburg, Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

Inside the walls of Benilde-St. Margaret’s, many students walk the halls alongside their parents. This year, 20 students have parents teaching them and their classmates at BSM. Depending on the student, there can be a lot of different responses as to how they feel about having their paren...

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