Nothing Too Tricky For Bio-Med Teacher Miss Hickey

by Logan Cook, staff writer MAY 2022 — Gregarious. Affable. Forbearing. These three words were used by Ms. Kaitlyn Long, Bio-Med Science Academy’s 10th grade history teacher, to describe her colleague, Miss Britany Hickey. Hickey is the 10th grade CTE Multimedia and Image Management teacher. She joined the sophomore team at the beginning of the 2021-2022 school…

Abigail Stiller Spotlight: A Day in the Life of a Nursing Intern

by Elise Miller, staff writer MAY 2022 — Abigail Stiller, a nursing intern at Summa Health in Akron, is also a high school senior at Bio-Med Science Academy. Like many seniors, Stiller has an internship project that occupies half of her school day. During their junior year, students at Bio-Med are required to pursue either an internship, research…

Tubbs: From Lacrosse To Teaching And Back

by Aiden Hills, staff writer MAY 2022 —Mckenna Tubbs has gone through a long journey to get where she is now, starting from her career playing lacrosse, to her career teaching math, and picking up various lessons and hobbies along the way. She is currently the eighth-grade math teacher at Bio-Med Science Academy. She has a lot…

Behind the Board: A Look into Bio-Med’s Governing Authority Members

by Jesse Mitchell, staff writer JANUARY 2022 – The Governing Authority at Bio-Med Science Academy is responsible for the direction and vision of the school. It is made up of seven directors who come from a variety of backgrounds and fields and who serve varying term lengths. The Authority is led by President Dr. Lisa Testa, and…

Eric Salmen: the New Senior Math Teacher

by Elise Miller, staff writer NOVEMBER 2021 – There’s a new math teacher this year at Bio-Med Science Academy named Mr. Eric Salmen. He teaches all of the senior math courses, including Statistics, College Math, Pre-Calculus, and Calculus. This is his first year teaching at Bio-Med, but not his first teaching opportunity. He was also…