Logan Hanson Editor-In-Chief The Center for Civic Leadership (CCL) will be hosting political commentator and radio host Charlie Sykes in the Goodwin Hall Auditorium on Tuesday November 14th. The event includes Sykes giving a presentation entitled, Identities and Belonging in the Trump Era: One Conservative’s View. During the presentation, the Conservative analyst will reflect on … Continue reading Benedictine University to Host Conservative Analyst Charlie Sykes
Jennifer Flores Staff Writer Benedictine University is currently working on a new construction process in the Founder’s Woods apartment complexes that first started a couple of weeks ago. The process will be the repairing of the a few apartment building’s roofs after damage earlier in the year. “We are currently repairing roofs on a few … Continue reading Benedictine University Begins Founder’s Woods Roofing Repairs
Claudia Rojas Staff Writer *Note: This article contains spoilers* Many people have spent this past weekend binge watching the new season of the Netflix original series, Stranger Things. With lots of hype about the new season, many people were looking forward to watching the show when it premiered on Friday, October 27th. This new season … Continue reading Stranger Things Season 2: What Changed?
Kyle Bock Sports Editor The Benedictine Basketball season is set to begin in just a few short weeks. The Eagles will enter the 2017-2018 season with as the 23rd ranked Division III team in the nation. The Eagles will look to follow-up on last season's campaign which saw the team finish the season 23-5. The … Continue reading Benedictine Men’s Basketball Season Preview
Omair Ali Perspectives Editor America’s political climate is a dumpster fire and the nation’s social stability appears to be declining. People face worsening public safety, exacerbating public health crises, rising hate crimes, and possibly declining social mobility. Today’s political system and capitalistic economy are too cumbersome to efficiently handle America’s strife. This is evidenced by … Continue reading Listening and Open-mindedness is Lost on Americans
Emily Nitti Staff Writer This past weekend, celebrities across Hollywood got into the Halloween spirit and this year’s costumes were bigger than they have ever been before. Usually there are big trends that seem to follow, whether it be superheroes or vampires. This year it seems that the majority wanted to be Pennywise from the … Continue reading Celebrity Halloween Costumes 2017
Kyle Bock Sports Editor After getting off to a hot start to the season, the Chicago Blackhawks have suffered a rough patch which has now seen the team lose three straight games. Top prospect Alex DeBrincat is likely being given one last chance to succeed at the NHL level as coach Joe Quenville has once … Continue reading Blackhawks Early Season Struggles Continue
Emily Nitti Staff Writer With Halloween quickly approaching, Jennifer Lopez wants to show that trick-or-treating is not just about receiving, but about giving as well. Lopez has decided to team up with UNICEF and their project “Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF” which allows children to collect donations throughout the month of October. Children can collect through October … Continue reading Jennifer Lopez is Changing the Way People View Trick-or-Treating