‘The Simpsons’ Face Controversy in Response to Apu’s Portrayal
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‘The Simpsons’ Face Controversy in Response to Apu’s Portrayal

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

Rizzo Placed on DL
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Rizzo Placed on DL

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

Undergrad Enrollment Down Nearly 20% Over 4 Years, Adds to Budget Struggle
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Undergrad Enrollment Down Nearly 20% Over 4 Years, Adds to Budget Struggle

Investigative Editor Zaakirah Mujid Editor-in-Chief Logan Hanson The First in an Occasional Series on the University’s Struggles and Successes with Finances Benedictine University’s enrollment has dropped nearly 20% from Fall 2014 to Fall 2017 for traditional undergrads at the Lisle campus, according to a study by the Candor. There were also 276 fewer traditional undergrads … Continue reading