Knight Errant

President Moon deserves a Nobel Peace Prize

President Moon deserves a Nobel Peace Prize

Alex Kang, Staff Writer

May 16, 2018


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On April 27th, the two Korean leaders rewrote the long history of a 65-year war. The DMZ had symbolized division which had left many families separated and civilians fearful for decades. At the very spot, however, President Moon and Kim Jong Un vowed to end the prolonged war. The historic summit marked...

BSM takes on “Cinderella” as spring musical

BSM takes on “Cinderella” as spring musical

Harrison Madden, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


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The BSM spring musical was held once again, and this year's show was "Cinderella." The play provided four showtimes, and it had a cast of 33 artists and 10 backstage helpers. Senior Brielle Baker received the lead role as Cinderella for the play. She explained how often the cast practiced and when they...

King Princess debuts as a new artist, releasing two impressive singles

King Princess debuts as a new artist, releasing two impressive singles

Peyton Schuldt, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


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With a debut single released in February this year, Mikaela Straus, better known by her pseudonym “King Princess”, made her way under the alternative music spotlight. King Princess is the first artist to make a deal with Zelig Records, a new label founded by Mark Ronson. Her debut song, titled ...

Media critics should start, not end conversations

Media critics should start, not end conversations

Brendan Lempe, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


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The critic has existed since the dawn of mankind. Wherever there is triumph or failure a critic will be sure to let the whole world know about it. Despite being divisive by nature, critics are necessary not only for society but for the individual. It is through constructive criticism that we are able to b...

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...

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