Ryden Scarnato Staff Writer Disney and Pixar released the first full trailer to their upcoming superhero sequel, The Incredibles 2. The trailer offers more insight to the plot of the film, with Elastigirl leaving Bob / Mr. Incredible home to take care of the kids as she goes off to fight crime. The trailer also … Continue reading ‘The Incredibles 2’: Elastigirl Is Front and Center in the Latest Trailer
Jennifer Flores News Editor The Second in an Occasional Series on the University’s Struggles and Successes with Finances The newest plan from the University to help drive enrollment in the future is the school’s BenU2020 plan. However, there has been some confusion about what the 2020 plan truly is.. BenU2020 is the university’s plan to … Continue reading What is BenU2020?
Jennifer Flores News Editor Benedictine University’s Student Organize for Syria club will host Dr. Pearlman to come and speak about the Syrian voices that usually go unheard. The event will be concluded with a light Syrian cuisine after the presentation. The event will be held on Monday, April 16, from 5:30-7:30 pm in the Goodwin … Continue reading Benedictine University to Host Dr. Wendy Pearlman
Kyle Bock Sports Editor The Benedictine University baseball team swept the Dominican University Stars on Tuesday behind a pair of strong starting pitching performances from Junior Frank Greco and Sophomore Ryan Miller. In game one, Greco threw eight innings, while only allowing three hits and one run. Shortstop Kyle Mitter led the charge on offense … Continue reading Benedictine Baseball Sweeps Dominican On The Road
Samara Wiley Staff Writer The Avengers: Infinity War is a film that has intense energy, power play action and one question: whose team are you on? Overview: The Avengers are back for their next adventure! Directed by brothers Anthony and Joe Russo and starring Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Chadwick Boseman as the Black … Continue reading Marvel at The Avengers: Infinity War
Omair Ali Perspectives Editor Living in the 21st century is arguably the best period to live in terms of alliances and unity among groups with distinct backgrounds and identities. Part of this growing uniformity entails the appreciation of various faith and non-faith groups, which is at the heart of the interfaith movement. People will always … Continue reading The Interfaith Movement Is Building New Forms of Unity
Ryden Scarnato Staff Writer On Sunday, the latest episode of The Simpsons addressed the criticism regarding long time character Apu, the Indian Kwik-E-Mart owner. The show has faced judgement, especially from last year’s documentary The Problem With Apu, questioning the representation of Indian characters like Apu. Hank Azaria, who voices Apu, spoke on the issue … Continue reading ‘The Simpsons’ Face Controversy in Response to Apu’s Portrayal
David Carey Staff Writer The Chicago Cubs officially had their home opener yesterday, however they will be without their star first baseman Anthony Rizzo for the first homestand. Rizzo has been dealing with lower back tightness and will be placed on the Ten Day Disabled List retroactive to Friday, April 6. On the move, Rizzo … Continue reading Rizzo Placed on DL