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A dazzling night in Chicago

by Sarah Jaber, Staff Writer Chicago is a city of diversity and there was no better place to experience this artistic diversity and beautiful amalgamation of cultures than at the Joffery Ballet at the Auditorium Theater in downtown Chicago. By the end of the Joffery Ballet, which included pieces titled “Interplay”, “Sea Shadow”, and “Nine … Continue reading

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5 foods you must have in your diet

by Tarik Hrvo, Staff Writer As college students, we are always busy with various things and usually on the run. This can sometimes lead us to not being able to sit down and have a quality meal. Unfortunately, we settle for some type of junk food or snack, or maybe even skip meals! Having to … Continue reading

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Fashion Spotlight: thrift shops

by Sara Haque, Staff Writer   I’m gonna pop some tags but only got 20 dollars in ma pocket. Yeah, I just had to. If you have been living under a rock the last few years, then you are probably missing the ultimate rise in thrift shopping. There has been a steady increase in charity … Continue reading

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And the winner is… 2013 Oscars review

by Payal Shukla, Staff Writer When we think of the Oscars, we think of our favorite actors, actresses, songs and movies of the year. The 85th annual Academy Awards, which took place on Sunday, February 24th, proved to be, yet again, a fun and entertaining show for everyone to watch. Seth MacFarlane, a classic comedian … Continue reading

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Athletic News and Notes

by Tom Brown Cross Country named All-Academic Both the men’s and women’s Cross Country teams were named Division III All-Academic by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association last week. The award is given to teams whose cumulative grade point average is at least 3.10 for the falls semester. The women’s team … Continue reading

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Bulls Playoff Preview

by Zakaria Malik Will Roses blossom in Chicago this postseason? Derrick Rose’s return ultimately lies up to Derrick himself, but there is still hope he comes back this season. Rose has been participating in 5-on-5 scrimmages after the All-Star break and an unnamed player on the Bulls stated “Anyone who saw him in the [five-on-five] scrimmages … Continue reading

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Track competes in last chance meet

by Tom Brown Fresh off their impressive showing at the Northern Athletics Conference Championship meet, the Benedictine University track and field team competed in the Gill Athletics Final Qualifier at Carthage College on Friday to officially conclude the indoor portion of their season. With a limited number of athletes competing, the Eagles were still able to … Continue reading