by Elizabeth Welz EDITOR-IN-CHIEF This Monday, February 1, 2016, Benedictine University released the new tuition numbers for the 2016-2017 school year. According to the Benedictine website, the next year’s tuition will increase for all traditional undergraduate students for both the Mesa and Lisle campuses. Traditional undergraduate students in the Lisle campus will see a 3.6% […]Read more "BenU releases the new tuition numbers for the next school year"
by Sherine Mostafa STAFF WRITER It’s quite evident that superheroes have taken the world by storm over the past few years and have been the subjects of some of the highest grossing and most entertaining films of all time. Studios don’t plan on slowing down production any time soon and Marvel even has a plan […]Read more "Upcoming 2016 Superhero Movies"
by: Jessica Buettner Most people have seen the most popular celebrities put on spectacular performances for the popular television series “Lip Sync Battle.” The inspiration for the sensational TV show came from a segment on Jimmy Fallon’s late night show. It started being its own competition show with celebrities making appearances each week; from Anne […]Read more "Lip Sync Battle Comes to Life at Coal Ben"
by: Jessica Buettner At the beginning of the semester, Benedictine University’s campus police sent out an e-mail to all students and faculty members stating that the university is now prohibiting the usage, possession, or storage of electronic hover boards on university property. This policy is in effect until safety standards by the United States Product […]Read more "Benedictine University Community Addresses Hover Board Controversy"
by Tatanisha Wooley SCENE EDITOR Peanut Butter and Banana Smoothie Total Time: 1 hr 5 min Prep: 5 min Yield:1 serving Ingredients • 1 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk • 1/2 cup low-fat plain Greek yogurt • 1 tablespoon peanut butter • 1 scoop low-sugar vanilla protein powder • 1 large banana, sliced and frozen […]Read more "Delicious Fruit Smoothies"
by Tatanisha Wooley SCENE EDITOR In celebration of the live musical on Fox, Sunday, January 30th, I want to take a look back at some of the best moments of the movie “Grease” and what it teaches about life and high school. I am hopelessly devoted to this movie. “Grease” is set in the ‘50’s, […]Read more "What the Movie “Grease” has Taught Me"
By: Marissa Perez A glimpse at Havana, Cuba has been brought to Benedictine University. Saturday, January 23, the university’s art gallery hosted an art exhibition named “Cuba City”, led by artist, Clifton Henri. Henri is an award-winning photographer and visual artist from Chicago. He began his career as an art director for a small advertising […]Read more "Cuba City Photography Exhibition"