How Trumpian Demagoguery Conflicts with Benedictine University’s Values

Omair Ali Perspectives Editor America embraces a top-down socially stratified hierarchy of power, where leaders with enough clout can have their ideology trickle down into hordes of people who represent the nation. This ideological transformation of the people is most prominent when we are led by demagogues, although President Trump has still not convinced the … Continue reading How Trumpian Demagoguery Conflicts with Benedictine University’s Values

Multiple University Buildings Suffer Water Damage

Jennifer Flores News Editor Due to the cold temperatures over winter break, there were damages to three Benedictine University academic buildings: Scholl Hall,  Kindlon Hall and Birck Hall. “I am writing to notify you of water damage that occurred at Birck Hall today, 1/3/2018,” said Marlene M. Levine, Facilities Management and Planning executive director, in … Continue reading Multiple University Buildings Suffer Water Damage

2018 Academy Awards Nominations Revealed

Ryden Scarnato Staff Writer The nominations for the 2018 Academy Awards were announced Tuesday morning. The contenders for this year’s best in film were revealed by actors Andy Serkis and Tiffany Haddish via live stream. Guillermo del Toro’s Shape of Water received the most nominations with 13 nods including, Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress, … Continue reading 2018 Academy Awards Nominations Revealed

Men’s Basketball Jumps to Second in the NACC

Gino Fasso Staff Writer The Benedictine Eagles Men's Basketball team defeated Lakeland University this past Saturday, January 20, by a score of 97 to 65. With the win, Benedictine reclaimed second place in the NACC with the victory. The NACC is currently led by Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE). The Eagles came out strong, as … Continue reading Men’s Basketball Jumps to Second in the NACC

Britney Spears Announces Piece of Me World Tour 2018 Dates

Emily Nitti Scene Editor Britney Spears is taking her Vegas show on the road as her four-year residency in Las Vegas came to an end on New Year’s Eve. Tuesday morning, the singer announced that she will soon be taking her performance worldwide. “I’m so excited to announce that we’re bringing the #PieceOfMe tour to … Continue reading Britney Spears Announces Piece of Me World Tour 2018 Dates