Men’s and Women’s Track and Field participate in NACC Championship

By: Zach Bucher STAFF WRITER This weekend both the Men’s and Women’s Track and Field teams competed in the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference championships in Kenosha Wisconsin. The men placed 4th with a total of 95 points, while the women placed 3rd with a total of 65 points. The Lady Eagles had one of their … Continue reading Men’s and Women’s Track and Field participate in NACC Championship

Women’s Lacrosse falls to Illinois Wesleyan

By: Claire Kositzky SPORTS AND HEALTH EDITOR On Saturday, women’s lacrosse faced Illinois Wesleyan and lost at home. This is the second loss for women’s lacrosse. “Saturday’s game was very frustrating as a team and as individuals. We made big improvements from the first game, but unfortunately our improvements did not translate to the final … Continue reading Women’s Lacrosse falls to Illinois Wesleyan

BenU Experiences MIG Simulation in Springfield

by Junelly Gonzalez STAFF WRITER @junelly_12 Members of the Benedictine University community traveled to Springfield, Ill. on Thursday, February 26 for Model Illinois Government (MIG). This is a legislative simulation that allows students from Illinois to take on the roles of State Senators and Representatives and decide on which bills to pass into law. The … Continue reading BenU Experiences MIG Simulation in Springfield

Straighten It Up: Maintaining Good Posture

By: Sarah Hussey HEALTH COLUMNIST Benedictine University’s Health Services Department hosted an event in Krasa ABC called Proper Posture. The event focused on why being comfortable can lead to discomfort, visual signs of poor posture and helping students and faculty improve their posture with stretching and other various exercises. Realizing how important posture is for … Continue reading Straighten It Up: Maintaining Good Posture

Men’s and Women’s Hoops in NACC Semifinals

By: Elana Garay STAFF WRITER Men and women’s basketball have finally come to the end of their season. Both teams have played in the semifinals this past week. Men’s basketball played against Concordia University Wisconsin last Tuesday while women’s basketball played against Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) Wednesday evening. “First, I am so proud of … Continue reading Men’s and Women’s Hoops in NACC Semifinals