Valley Voyage: Lehigh Valley Phantoms Hockey Games

By Gabrielle Parisi Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 9, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (February 18, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. Built in the heart of Allentown in 2014, the PPL Center has become a landmark in the redevelopment project of Allentown. During hockey season, this arena, located at 701 Hamilton St., serves … [Read more...]

Dining, AmeriCorps Team Up for Service

By Alexander Lingle Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 9, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (February 18, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. Class of 2015 alumna Victoria Gaffney is an AmeriCorps VISTA working at DeSales this year. She coordinates with Raub Middle School in Allentown to provide a variety of health and wellness programs … [Read more...]

An Instrumental Playlist to Listen to When Studying For Mid-terms

By Jaci Wendel News Editor A 2010 study from the University of Dayton revealed that when it comes to listening to music while studying, music without vocals was more beneficial than music with vocals for word processing and comprehending the overall meaning of a reading passage. For those of us studying for mid-term exams in the upcoming week, this is good news. Now we … [Read more...]