College Admissions: Merit or Money?

Andrew Tran Staff Writer   When most high schoolers apply for college their ACT/ SAT score and overall GPA extracurriculars are some factors by which the college admissions team decides if the student gets accepted into their University. For the student, distance, tuition cost, participation in athletics, and overall education are all factors in deciding which … Continue reading College Admissions: Merit or Money?

Former St. Procopius Monk and Instructor Named in Recent Report on Sex Abuse

Zaakirah Mujid (News editor) Jennifer Flores (Editor-in-Chief) A former monk at St. Procopius Abbey and instructor at St Procopius College, Benedictine University's predecessor, was one of nearly 400 Catholic religious officials named in a report last week on sexual abuse within the church. Fr. Terence Fitzmaurice is suspected of abusing over a dozen boys in … Continue reading Former St. Procopius Monk and Instructor Named in Recent Report on Sex Abuse

Shaquille O’Neal: Basketball… and Singing?

Sophia Mattimiro Scene Editor Last week the 2019 Lollapalooza line-up was released, with Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Twenty One Pilots, The Strokes, Tame Impala, Flume, The Chainsmokers, and J Balvin listed as the headliners. The four-day Chicago music festival will be held August 1-4 in Grant Park. Among the extensive list of 181 different artists … Continue reading Shaquille O’Neal: Basketball… and Singing?