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Alumni News 

English Teacher and BSM Alum Published in National Journal

July 1, 2017
Congratulations to English Teacher Kaia Preus ('09) who was recently published in "Pleiades: Literature in Context!" Read more about her writing career here.    Read More

Down the Rabbit Hole with Michael Mahler

May 3, 2017
When the stage lights come up in the Hamburge Theater on May 4, 2017, it will be another in a series of career highlights for Michael Mahler ’00. BSM will be the first high school to perform “Wonderland: Alice’s Rock & Roll Adventure,” with music and lyrics by Michael and co-lyricist and book writer Rachel Rockwell.   Read More

Joranger - June 12

April 20, 2017
Register now for the BSM Alumni Jim Joranger Golf Open on Monday, June 12. This golf classic is a social event for the Benilde-St. Margaret's community.   Read More

Alum Oversees Local Non-Profit

April 5, 2017
Alum Curtis Wilson ('99) is the new executive director of SEEDS, a nonprofit in St. Louis Park focused on the sustainability of food and educating the community.    Read More

The Cat's Pajamas Concert

February 9, 2017
BSM will be putting on an a concert, bringing in the well known and talented a capella group, The Cat's Pajamas, Thursday, February 9. Half of the proceeds from the show are donated to BSM's choir department.   Read More

BSM President Search

December 13, 2016
Our search for the next President of BSM is on track and progressing smoothly. CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for BSM's new President. Read about the President's Search Committee and position profile.    Read More

Nomination for Board of Directors & Committees

November 22, 2016
Nominations are now closed.   Read More

A Knight for All Seasons Auction

September 2, 2016
Get your early bird tickets for the 2016 A Knight For All Seasons Auction, Saturday, November 12, 2016.   Read More

Devean George Returns to BSM

April 28, 2016
Devean George '95 BSM graduate and former NBA player, returned to his Red Knight roots April 27, to speak with students on a multitude of issues surrounding low income housing.    Read More

London Vale Wins National Award for Oil Painting

February 19, 2016
The national contest is for original oil paintings held by the largest producer of artists' oil paints in the country...   Read More
Pauline Knaeble Williams '84
June 25, 2014
Pauline Knaeble Williams '84 has published her first novel, Finding Hollis, with the help of three of her Red Knight classmates. Publisher Joe Riley, Editorial Director Nick Dimassis, and CMO and Legal Counsel Kelly Keady own a publishing company called Forty Press. Read More

Dan Lundberg '12 Inspires BSM Community
April 29, 2014
Dan Lundberg ’12, a sophomore at Boston College, returned to BSM on April 17 to explain his philanthropic work in Ghana, West Africa. Dan spoke to a different group of students and faculty each period explaining his work and interest in Muscular Dystrophy. To learn more about Dan's journey and to watch the speech he gave to BSM students, click here.

Touching story on CBS news about Steve McKee '81
March, 2014
When Steve was diagnosed with terminal cancer, his son Mitchell set a goal of becoming a state champion. Click here to watch the clip from CBS news.

BSM Board of Directors announces new president.
March, 2014
For more information on Benilde-St. Margaret's fifth president, Dr. Kevin Gyolai, click here.

Adam Weisenburger ’07 Hits Big!
March, 2014
Adam plays for the Milwaukee Brewers and hit his first home run in Spring Training on March 10 against the White Sox. Click here to see a video of Adam's hit.

Rick Johns '70, Builds Academic and Athletic Excellence 
March, 2014
Rick is the Athletic Director at University School, a PK-12 independent school in Milwaukee. USM was recently honored by Coach and Athletic Director Magazine as a recipient of the 2013 Interscholastic Sports Program of Excellence Award. For more information, click here.  

'02 Alum recognized by The Metropolitan Opera
February, 2014
Michael Fabiano is this the 2014 recipient of The Beverly Sills Artist Award for young singers. The award honors singers between the ages of 25 and 40 who have had featured roles at the Met. For more information, click here.

Will Steger '62 is featured at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design
October, 2013
In a first-ever-exhibition dedicated to Steger’s work as a designer, an aspect of his life-obscured, somewhat by his dual reputation as an explorer and environmentalist. Steger has designed clothing and equipment, but perhaps his greatest design is the “Steger Wilderness Center for Innovation and Leadership” that is being constructed near Ely. As Steger describes it, the Center, when completed, will be a kind of a multi-purpose think tank, a retreat here “leaders and decision makers” gather in groups of six or eight, about the same size as his expedition team. The Exhibition will be open from September 14-October 6 at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 2501 Stevens Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN

David Lang '03 Featured in September 18th edition of Outside Magazine
September, 2013
David Lang had been laid off from his job in San Francisco when he decided to build a remotely operated vehicle "ROV" to search for gold in a California Lake. Read his story...

Grant Besse '13 Drafted in the NHL
June, 2013
Reigning Mr. Hockey-- Grant was drafted by the Anaheimm Ducks in the fifth round, 147th overall. Grant will be a freshman at the University of Wisconsin Madison this fall and plans to play hockey for the Badgers.

William Lieder '81
January 2013
Congratulations sir! General Lieder was recently promoted to Brigadier General of the Minnesota Army National Guard. He is currently stationed in St. Paul and serves as the the Director of the Joint Staff, Joint Force Headquarters.

Willie Falk '12 Pitching for St. Thomas
November 2012
Willie made the pitching staff for the 2013 baseball season at the University of St. Thomas. St. Thomas is ranked third in the country.

Hannah Heilicher '08 Serving as Google Student Ambassador
October 2012
Hannah Heilicher is spending her senior year serving as the Google Student Ambassador at the University of Montana.This past summer, Hannah spent time at Google learning from technology experts, honing her professional development and communication skills, and imagining new and different ways the company’s products can help students, faculty and administrators be successfu.

Don Diego '02 is Making his Mark in Hollywood
October 2012
Don is a writer for the television show Guys With Kids on NBC. October 24 marked his first episode (of many, we hope!) to air.

Rachael Koene '10 Wins MWC Award
September 2012
A sensational effort by the Prairie Fire’s goalkeeper was recognized by the Midwest Conference. Rachael Koene was named the MWC Women’s Soccer Defensive Performer of the Week following her stellar play on September 29 at Grinnell College. Koene’s 55 saves this season ranks fourth in the Midwest Conference, and she’s tied for sixth in the league in shutouts.

Laurel Johnston,'08 is Building a Bright Future
September 2012
Lauren is an architect student at Kansas State University College of Architecture, Planning, and Design. Her studio group accepted a challenge put to them by the New York Times to keep the rain out of Arthur Ashe Stadium. Click here to see her group's work, published in the NYT on September 10. Lauren's group completed  the "Folded Planes" project on slides 7 and 8.

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