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How to Deal with Distractions

Omair Ali Perspectives Editor Today, we struggle to deal with distractions. Our lives are filled with daily plans, commitments, or expectations that also are vulnerable to mismanagement. Last week, I argued that we should familiarize ourselves with the problem of divided attention that is associated with our information-heavy world. The overwhelming informational needs established by … Continue reading

IT Floats into Theaters
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IT Floats into Theaters

Emily Nitti Scene Writer It has been 27 years, and IT is awake. The newly adapted film of Stephen King’s 1986 horror novel, IT. The film brought in a gross revenue of over $100 million opening weekend. The film was directed by Andy Muschietti, who also directed 2013 horror film Mama. The film’s screenplay writers … Continue reading

Trump DACA Decision Affects Everyone Including BenU
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Trump DACA Decision Affects Everyone Including BenU

Logan Hanson Editor-In-Chief President Donald Trump made a controversial decision last night when he ordered to end a program protecting undocumented youth immigrants from deportation. The program, created by the Obama administration, is called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and has been in effect for the past five years. With his announcement, officials say that … Continue reading

Benedictine Debuts New Logo
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Benedictine Debuts New Logo

Logan Hanson Editor-In-Chief Benedictine University students were given a surprise when they arrived on campus for the first day of classes. A new logo was prominently displayed at the front entrance of the campus, but if that was not enough, it was also displayed in various buildings across the school grounds, on the front page … Continue reading

Fake makeup is becoming a problem in the United States: Where is it coming from?
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Fake makeup is becoming a problem in the United States: Where is it coming from?

Jacqueline Gorr Scene Editor Everyone is familiar with knockoffs such as of faux Tiffany, Louis Vuitton, Prada, and Gucci shopping opportunities. The fakes go beyond the expensive designer handbags and jewelry, there is now fake makeup. Beauty products such as Jergens, Jeffree Star and Kylie Cosmetics have been affected by having their brand on city … Continue reading