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Most iconic Billboard Music Awards performances

Most iconic Billboard Music Awards performances

Harry Madden, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


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The Billboard Music Awards are arriving once again on May 20th, and here are this year's nominees and a look at the best BMA performances from previous years. For this year's list of nominees, Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran, and Bruno Mars all tied with the most nominations with fifteen each. They were a...

Students take Advanced Placement Tests for the opportunity to get college credit

Students take Advanced Placement Tests for the opportunity to get college credit

Luke Mathwig, Staff Writer

May 11, 2018


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Students around BSM are both prepping for and taking AP exams over the next two weeks. These AP tests are comprehensive exams for a college-level course and are equivalent to one semester in college. The exams give students an opportunity to get credit for their future college classes so they don’t...

The Weeknd’s most recent album is melodic and meaningful, but not diverse

The Weeknd’s most recent album is melodic and meaningful, but not diverse

Luke Mathwig, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


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Canadian singer and songwriter The Weeknd released his 3rd studio album of his career titled “My Dear Melancholy.” The album includes 6 songs, all of which include stories about his previous relationships and are climbing the charts. The album was worked on by two familiar faces, Deheala and Cirku...

BSM boys’ golf finally on the course after tough weather

BSM boys’ golf finally on the course after tough weather

Luke Coughlin, Staff Writer

May 8, 2018


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With the grass beginning to break through the snow and the conclusion of the Masters, many sports fans are turning their attention to the BSM boys’ golf season. Coming off a decent finish to last season, there are positive expectations for this spring. About half of this year’s varsity team is returning...

Students in Biomedical Science and Forensics watch live autopsy

Students in Biomedical Science and Forensics watch live autopsy

Kiara Herro, Staff Writer

May 7, 2018


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For two class periods, all Biomedical Science and Forensic students got together to watch an autopsy. On May 1, they sat in the theatre and used the video to further the learning that they were doing in their respective classes. BSM worked with Ohio State University to provide the students with a real ...

Alums and seniors gather for annual breakfast

Alums and seniors gather for annual breakfast

Patrick Gallaher, Staff Writer

May 4, 2018


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BSM’s fourth annual breakfast for alumni and senior students was a success, with over 70 alumni returning. The event took place on Tuesday, May 1 and was coordinated by Ms. Mary Fran O’Keefe, who has been involved with BSM for 41 years. Breakfast took place in the Great Hall, where each table sea...

The MLB should have fewer games

The MLB should have fewer games

Alex Kang, Staff Writer

May 4, 2018


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The Major League Baseball season kicked off on March 29, and the 30 teams have more than their opponents to outplay: mother nature. Weather has frustrated a series of games due to snowfall and rain. Just last Sunday, on April 15, there were 6 rainouts, an as of April 19th, the MLB has postponed 21 games....

Knights at Work

May 4, 2018


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Success growing with slippers showing: Former Cinderella gives advice

Success growing with slippers showing: Former Cinderella gives advice

Brielle Baker, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


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"Cinderella" was the fall musical of 2007 at Benilde-St. Margaret’s. Starring as Cinderella was our very own BSM alum and current teacher, Ms. Kaia Preus. This year, 2018, coincidentally the spring musical is also "Cinderella." I was lucky enough to be casted as Cinderella this year, and I looked to Ms. ...

BSM families host exchange students

BSM families host exchange students

Erin Lerch, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


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BSM has 16 International students from three different countries with 16 different host families. While these 16 students attend school at BSM only two host families are members of the BSM community. Coming to the United States as a high school student would be terrifying, which is why a comfortin...

Inside a conversation with R.T. Rybak

Inside a conversation with R.T. Rybak

Mia Rheineck, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


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Running for public office once is scary enough, now imagine running for public office three times. That is exactly what former Mayor of Minneapolis R.T. (Raymond Thomas) Rybak did. Now, working for the Minneapolis Foundation, Rybak reflects on his 12 years of serving Minneapolis as mayor. Rybak had a fairly...

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