Theatre Alumni Succeed in NYC, Rugby Raises Money for Wounded and More in This Issue

Download the latest issue of The Minstrel (November 5, 2015)! This issue features articles on theatre alumni Meg Halcovage and Phoenix Best, who both continue to thrive as actresses in New York City; men's rugby which hosted the "Sevens For Soldiers" tournament, which raised money for Wounded Warrior Project; and both women's soccer and women's volleyball make the MAC Freedom … [Read more...]

From the Editor’s Desk: Reminiscing

Three years ago, when I was a freshman, I not only attended the Mystery Trip (to Baltimore) and Semi-Formal (at Camden’s Adventure Aquarium), but I also wrote about these events for The Minstrel. Now, I’m a senior watching our new freshman staff members, Alex Lingle and Chris Shaddock, write about new iterations of the same events (page 2). (I won’t forget our third and final … [Read more...]

Fitness and Social Environment Combine in “Couch to 5K” Program

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJmvJ47Qf-E[/youtube] By Adam Zielonka Editor-in-Chief This article was originally published in Issue 5, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (November 5, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. Part two of three in a multiplatform series about running culture at DeSales When Tracy Gallagher shows me the public Facebook group … [Read more...]

Students Take a Plunge with the Homeless

By Paige Myers-Ackerman Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 4, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (October 22, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. While most students relaxed at home over Pacer Break, some DeSales students learned how it feels to not have a home. Three students experienced homelessness for 48 hours in Washington, D.C. … [Read more...]