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AdeptiCon Gaming Con 2017

Claudia Rojas Staff Writer Thousands of war gamers attended the tabletop war gaming convention that came into town at the Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel this past weekend. The convention center was packed with people who love to play tabletop miniature war games and the attendees were able to meet and bond with others who shared … Continue reading

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Let’s Avoid Designer Babies

Omair Ali Perspectives Editor Imagine you and your loved one had the ability to customize the genetic makeup of your future unborn child to perfection with the traits you most desire. Whether it’s eye color, athletic performance or even intelligence. This dream-like scenario is slowly becoming a reality, as the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing tool is … Continue reading

The Necessity of Nuclear Energy Today
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The Necessity of Nuclear Energy Today

Omair Ali Perspectives Editor The Trump administration has reopened the books on Yucca mountain, a long-proposed national nuclear waste repository that can be found in the proposed 2018 budget. Trump’s support of nuclear energy storage is no surprise as he is very focused on creating jobs and supporting policies that would reverse many of the … Continue reading

Commuter Appreciation Month: Annual Free Commuter Breakfast
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Commuter Appreciation Month: Annual Free Commuter Breakfast

Lina Zhu Staff Writer On Wednesday, March 8, Benedictine Commuter Service and Student Activities and Leadership Development hosted their monthly free breakfast for commuters in the walkway of Kindlon on the second floor to kick off Commuter Appreciation Month. The breakfast ran from 9:00-10:30 am, with servings including; muffins, donuts, cinnanon rolls, fruit cups as … Continue reading