iPhones Cause Separation Anxiety

Have you ever felt like you can’t live without your phone? Have you ever felt less like yourself when you’re grounded and don’t have your phone with you? Well, you have a reason to feel this way. Recent studies at the University of Missouri show that being away from your iPhone actually causes separation anxiety….

Tumblr, YouTube, Vine & The LGBTQ Community

Recently, a story of a transgender teen committing suicide has blown up on the Internet. Leehla Alcorn, born to the name Joshua left a suicide note on her Tumblr page that discussed her struggles for finding acceptance from her parents and friends. She said when she found herself and knew who she was, she immediately…

Fact or Fiction: No Parties At BSGE?

By now we’ve pretty much all heard the rumor that there aren’t going to be any dances OR parties this year at BSGE. Everyone’s reaction is pretty much the same, “that’s terrible.” Everyone also has the same question… “why?”  Well the answer is that it’s a collective administrative decision.   Ms. Johnson says, “The Department…

DOE Directs School Year Latecomers to BSGE

As we all know, BSGE is a very small school with not a lot of kids in it. But recently, BSGE’s Freshman Class has not been filled to the capacity as it had previously due to an increased number of 8th graders leaving for a different high school, and accepted 9th graders that may have turned…

Why Is It So Hard To Get a 7 in IB Art?

Going into the IB Middle Years Program is very stressful for BSGE students, especially knowing how hard it is to get a 7 in many classes. Classes only get harder as the years go on and it frightens many students that no one has ever gotten a 7 in Higher Level (HL) IB Art. Only…