A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Exams: How to survive.

January 18, 2018 7:58pm | Katelyn Longberry

Exam stress affects the majority of us, especially as finals come around. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed, but there are some fixes for these troubling times. For example, realise that everyone learns in different ways, and that if you don’t get a concept it’s not […]

Review: First Semester at Burnsville HS

January 18, 2018 7:39pm | Jessica Spies

The first semester this year for me was difficult in many ways but was also very easy in many ways. I think it all depends what grade you are in and what classes you have such as honors or college classes or just regular classes. […]

Opinion: Social media scandals are commonplace.

January 18, 2018 7:28pm | Chloe Penkert

Today social media scandals are commonplace. Whether it’s an internet celebrity publicizing their bad decisions, or the plight of a regular person finding widespread scrutiny, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to draw the line when it comes to what should and shouldn’t be online and what […]

Opinion: ‘SoundCloud rappers’ term should not be coined.

January 18, 2018 6:56pm | Samira Hussein

I don’t believe nor like the term, SoundCloud rappers’, and I think it insults the importance and the beauty of the company. SoundCloud just like any media gets used by the untalented, but there are enough talented artistes using SoundCloud to make it enjoyable for […]

My View On Social Media

January 8, 2018 1:17am | Jessica Spies

I think social media today goes from fun, exciting and sometimes inspirational to violence, bullying and making people feel bad about themselves. 2017’s social media has gone pretty downhill from Donald Trump posting his views on Twitter and Logan Paul’s accidental post on YouTube finding […]

Should Burnsville consider getting transgender restrooms?

December 17, 2017 3:26am | Chloe Penkert

“I don’t have time to go to the bathroom between classes” is a complaint often heard from BHS students. Passing time at school can involve frantically running to the bathroom and trying to make it to class on time, but navigating this mild annoyance can […]

Flat Earth — wait, what?

December 15, 2017 7:08pm | Kya Leen

Picture this: the year is 2017. There are celebrities talking about how the Earth is flat and there is a whole society that believes this. Now stop picturing it; you don’t have to because it is real. Yes, at this day in age, there are […]

Ten Interesting Facts About Christmas

December 13, 2017 7:07pm | Sara Negasi

It seems like everyone is already in the holiday spirit, so here are some interesting facts about Christmas. Christmas was illegal in the US until 1838. Data recorded from Facebook showed that the couple of weeks before Christmas is the most popular time for couples […]

Opinion: We should have spent our money on better Wi-Fi over new TVs.

December 12, 2017 5:06pm | Jaelen Gresham

In my honest opinion, and I can’t stress this enough, our Wi-Fi is not as great as it could be. Sometimes when I go into the lunchroom I want to go on my phone and check Snapchat but I will have no bars at all. […]

Melodrama: We’re late on reviewing this, but we still gotta do it.

December 10, 2017 3:14am | Jackson Yoerg

Lorde’s second studio album ¨Melodrama¨ dropped Nov. 10. We’re a little behind on reviewing this album, but there’s no way we could pass it up. The album has a total of 12 songs (the lost song being a remix of homemade dynamite featuring Khalid, Post […]