Former Benedictine University Student Gets Prison Sentence After Trying to Join ISIS

Michelle Reilly News Editor A former student of Benedictine University, Mohammed Hamzah Khan, was arrested back in October of 2014 for trying to join the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Khan was taken into custody after allegedly attempting to travel overseas to join ISIS, according to the United States Attorney’s Office’s press release. … Continue reading Former Benedictine University Student Gets Prison Sentence After Trying to Join ISIS

Men’s Basketball Rebounds with Win over UW-Oshkosh

Logan Hanson Sports Editor The Benedictine Men’s Basketball team defeated #21 University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (UW-Oshkosh) Saturday Night at the Rice Center. The victory snapped a two game slide for the Eagles and ended a three game stretch where the Eagles played ranked opponents. “Defensively our best effort bar none,” Head Coach Keith Bunkenburg said, “Our … Continue reading Men’s Basketball Rebounds with Win over UW-Oshkosh

Warming Up to Climate Change: Crafting a Solution to Persuade Deniers

Omair Ali Staff Writer As the polar ice caps were continuing to melt and global greenhouse gas levels were continuing to rise, some of us were hoping that our nation would stand firmly at the forefront of the fight against climate change for another four years; yet, we now see how little people know or … Continue reading Warming Up to Climate Change: Crafting a Solution to Persuade Deniers

Everything we need to know about Kanye West’s Hospitalization

Jacqueline Gorr Scene Editor Kanye is taking steps back to get his life back on track Kanye West cancelled the rest of his Saint Pablo Tour which was supposed to end New Year’s Eve in Brooklyn New York. According to E! News, “all tickets will be refunded at point of purchase”. West performed on Nov. … Continue reading Everything we need to know about Kanye West’s Hospitalization

BenU Presents: An Evening with Fergie Jenkins

  By Nabiha Asim Staff Writer   Baseball fans filled Goodwin Auditorium last Thursday to spend an evening with former Major League Baseball player, Ferguson “Fergie” Jenkins. Jenkins named 1971 the best year in his career, when he became the first Cubs pitcher and the first Canadian to win the National League Cy Young Award. … Continue reading BenU Presents: An Evening with Fergie Jenkins