I grew up on Star Wars - and yes, I am aware of the faint laughter I hear from “original” 1970s fans as I say that. But I’m as real a fan as a teenager in 2016 can be. My parents thankfully raised me on the original trilogy, and so when I heard that George … Continue reading The Force Awakens – And So Does a New Breed of Star Wars
This Sunday, November 22nd, Senior Council is holding a fundraiser at Chipotle on Austin Street in Forest Hills. If you grab a burrito, bowl, or any other Chipotle deliciousness between 2pm and 6pm and bring this flyer either as a printout or on your smartphone, 50% of the proceeds will go to Senior Council. Be … Continue reading Burritos for BSGE!
Smith College is filled with many bright young women pursuing art, but BSGE alum Adela Goldsmith ’15 can proudly say that she is one of the few who have earned a 7 in IB Higher Level Visual Arts – and not just any 7. Adela is the first BSGE student to receive a 7 in … Continue reading BSGE Receives Its First 7 in IB Art!
On behalf of the entire Bacc Rag staff, Lydia and I would like to sincerely thank BSGE’s PTA for their support throughout the school year. This year, we printed more issues than ever before, and it would not have been possible without the PTA. We are forever grateful for your help; thank you for your continued … Continue reading A Big Thank You to the PTA!
BSGE's varsity softball team has concluded what many consider to be its most successful season yet. Despite being eliminated by Robert H. Goddard High School in the first round of PSAL's B Division playoffs, Lady Sting won its division, Queens B I, for the first time in BSGE history, with a season record of 15-1. … Continue reading Lady Sting Ends 2015 Season
For this school year's spring break, BSGE organized a 10-day trip to Costa Rica. 14 students - 6 juniors and 8 sophomores - joined the trip this year, which was led by Mr. Mehan, Mr. Lakhaney, and Ms. You. The group departed early in the morning on April 1st, and returned on April 10th, two … Continue reading BSGE Visits Costa Rica!
BSGE’s girls’ varsity softball team, Lady Sting, has started the season strong, despite multiple game postponements in March due to snowy field conditions. Led by coaches Virge Ramos and Aly Lakhaney, and team captain Nina Don '16, the team has a current record of 9-1, and leads its division. After winning 7 regular season games, … Continue reading Lady Sting Secures 2015 Playoff Berth