From the Editor’s Desk: Slacktivism

During the Super Bowl, the Twitter account for an organization called NARAL Pro-Choice America posted criticisms of commercials they perceived as chauvinist or anti-abortion in some way. Disregarding that most ads’ main goals are to make you laugh (or cry) and to make money, NARAL’s lamest tweet criticized Audi for casting a man instead of a woman as the lead in their … [Read more...]

This Issue Features Alum and Pro Soccer Player Derek Long, Students Assisting Prisoners Through Art Therapy and More!

Download the latest issue of The Minstrel (February 18, 2016)! This issue features a profile on DeSales alumnus and soccer stand out Derek Long as he makes his professional debut, a look into students assisting local prisoners through art therapy and a season update on the men's and women's track and field. 50-9 Final Articles Featured: "Poll: Publishing Honor Roll … [Read more...]

Dress for Success Gives Attendees Insight, Free Business Clothing

By Tim Hofmeister Contributing Writer Spring semester at DeSales University brings hopes of warmer weather. However, for juniors and seniors it also brings anxiety about getting an internship or job. Fortunately for anxiety-ridden upperclassmen, the Career Development Center has all the tips and advice to help prepare them. For the third year in a row they hosted Dress … [Read more...]