Bridge of Spies: A Stunning Portrayal of a True Cold War Story

By Madeline Maxine Gorman Staff Writer Bridge of Spies is based on a true Cold War story about an ordinary lawyer who negotiated a hostage deal with the Soviets and East Germans. Directed by Steven Spielberg, the film is realistically suspenseful, beautifully acted and shot. While it tells the story of the Cold War, it has relevant questions and issues for today’s … [Read more...]

Plagued by Delays, Jesus Statue Postponed Again

By Adam Zielonka Editor-in-Chief The university’s new Jesus the Teacher statue will not be finished and dedicated until sometime close to spring graduation, President Rev. Bernard O’Connor, OSFS, told The Minstrel last week. This is the second time the statue’s introduction has been postponed. The statue was originally scheduled to be unveiled Thursday, Sept. 10, before … [Read more...]