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Black Student Union: What is it?

December 13, 2017 3:01am | Jaelen Gresham

The Black Student Union’s mission is to embrace diversity in all its forms by creating an intellectual, cultural and social environment for students of color at Burnsville High School. The Black Student Union was created at the University of Minnesota on Jan. 14, 1969 as […]

Students create wearable fashion items out of newspapers.

December 13, 2017 2:54am | Jackson Yoerg

Students in the Design Studio class, taught by Sarah Schram, had to create a wearable fashion item that met five elements/principles of design. The main thing about this assignment was that it had to be made of newspaper “Students took this ‘Newspaper Runway’ project as […]

BHS senior receives national recognition.

December 10, 2017 9:31pm | Katelyn Longberry

A junior at Burnsville High School, Fiona Chow, received national recognition this year for her passion in computing, leadership ability and plans for post-secondary education. She will receive the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC), which honors high school women who are active and […]

BHS teacher wins TIES award.

December 10, 2017 3:25am | Samira Hussein

Paul Connell, a teacher at Burnsville High School for eleven years has recently won the TIES award. He’s been recognized for his hard work and his ability to believe in his students. When I spoke to him, he was glad his work got him somewhere. […]

Burnsville Voice team visits Star Tribune printing plant.

December 10, 2017 1:06am | Sara Negasi

The Burnsville Voice team went to visit the Star Tribune Printing Plant in Minneapolis Friday. We learned about the history, technology and uses of the plant. The printing plant hires about 650 people and has state of the art technology that prints, transports and creates […]

Media production students gets opportunity to be production crew at Prep Bowl.

November 19, 2017 2:40am | Justin Amaker

Students in Mark Hubbard’s Intro to Media Production class at Burnsville High School were given an opportunity Thursday to be the production crew for the first day of the MSHSL Prep Bowl semifinals, the three-day long match at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis before the […]

Burnsville names Guillaume Paek as new AD

November 14, 2017 12:53am | Justin Amaker

Marshall out! Burnsville High School has named Guillaume Paek as it’s new interim athletics director. He comes to Burnsville from Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis, where he was the athletic director there since 2011. This news comes after former Burnsville athletics director Jeff Marshall announced […]

Burnsville Rotary Club Ethics Seminar

November 13, 2017 2:38pm | Samantha Lee

On November 9th, 2017, a select group of Burnsville High School juniors and seniors attended an ethics seminar put on by the Burnsville Rotary Club at UTC Aerospace Systems. Students were set in groups with one of BRC’s members or some of their special quests, […]

ISD 191 Referendum

November 13, 2017 2:14pm | Chloe Penkert

This past week, community members went to the polls to vote on the proposed ISD 191 referendum. It’s been a year since the 2016 presidential election, but that doesn’t mean there is nothing to vote for. Voters within the ISD 191 community had to decide […]

Fall Musical; Music Man!

November 3, 2017 2:22pm | Katelyn Longberry

  The Music Man! It opens Thursday, November 9th in the Mraz Center! Directed by Amy Stead, the performances go through Nov. 9-11 and 16-18 at 7 p.m. There is also a matinee on Nov. 11 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 adults, $11 seniors, […]