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Fall Into Fashion

Sophia Mattimiro Scene Editor With nails done from a previous issue, you’re going to need an outfit to match. With Fall coming in hot, it’s about time to switch around what’s in front of your closet. Here are a few trends to get you started. According to Harper’s Bazaar, there are a few different styles … Continue reading

Tattoos- Not Just Skin Deep
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Tattoos- Not Just Skin Deep

Sophia Mattimiro Scene Editor Body art has become the mainstream. Before it was seen as being rebellious, and now it’s like permanent jewelry. Tattoos used to be used for religious purposes in some cultures, and others banned them, seeing ink as ruining the body you were given. So how did tattoos evolve from a sacred … Continue reading

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Eagle Football Alumni Passes Away

David Carey Sports Editor Benedictine University alumni Matthew Braun passed away on Friday, September 14th. Braun was beloved among the Benedictine community on and off the football field. Braun was from Lake Villa, Illinois and graduated from Benedictine in May of 2018. He was a member of the football team for four years, wearing the … Continue reading

Remembering 9/11
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Remembering 9/11

Amber Syed Staff writer Benedictine students took part in honoring those you lost their lives on September 11th by putting flags all around the quad. They recognized the losses and the tragedy that occurred. To help the student population understand first-hand what impact it had on the armed forces, Benedictine invited public speakers to the quad … Continue reading

Why Online Hate Speech Is More Problematic than Offline Hate Speech
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Why Online Hate Speech Is More Problematic than Offline Hate Speech

Omair Ali Perspectives Editor The internet is a vast world of communication. People of all views convene and engage with each others’ similarities and differences. Sometimes conversations on the internet are rich and productive. Other times, they become very ugly and showcase the challenges of online communication today. Hate speech is a current online challenge … Continue reading

Thoughts revealed: Mentalist comes to BU
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Thoughts revealed: Mentalist comes to BU

Zaakirah Mujid News editor Mentalist Christopher Carter came to entertain at Benedictine this past Thursday, September 6th in Krasa Dining Hall. Carter has been named Campus Activities Magazine’s “Performing Arts Entertainer of the Year”. He demonstrated mental influence, thought reading, and illusions throughout his show. There was a rocky start to the event. Carter told … Continue reading