Black Student Union Hot Topic: ‘Kneel for What?’
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Black Student Union Hot Topic: ‘Kneel for What?’

Zaakirah Mujid Staff Writer This month’s Black Student Union hot topic discussion: kneeling during the national anthem was discussed by students in the Krasa presentation room. The discussion was prompted when San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick kneeled during the national anthem during the last NFL season. Kaepernick did this in protest of police brutality … Continue reading

The Dangers of Consuming Too Much Social Media and Entertainment
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The Dangers of Consuming Too Much Social Media and Entertainment

Omair Ali Perspectives Editor Viewing social media and entertainment are common pastimes among millennials. However, these activities often contribute to unhealthy lifestyles. Per a 2017 American Psychological Association publication titled Stress in America: Coping with Change, 63% of millennials “feel like [they] are attached to [their] phone or tablet,” compared to 47% of gen Xers … Continue reading

Benedictine University President Re-Appointed
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Benedictine University President Re-Appointed

Jennifer Flores Staff Writer Benedictine University President Michael S. Brophy has been reappointed as President through 2022. The board of trustees recently approved the reappointment of President Brophy because of his major impact to the University’s campus. “It’s been my honor to serve Benedictine during this formative time in the University’s history. We are truly … Continue reading