DeSales to Host Special Olympics Bowling Event

By Lauren Trumbull Layout Editor This article was originally published in Issue 11, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (March 24, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. DeSales will host the Eastern Pennsylvania Sectional for the Special Olympics bowling competition on Sunday, April 3. Special Olympics, which was created by the Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. Foundation, … [Read more...]

From The Editor’s Desk: Sacrifice and Service

This weekend Catholics and other Christians will celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, beginning with his sacrifice on the cross on Good Friday. Christians believe that through His sacrifice on the cross, Christ took on the sins of the world and redeemed humanity. While our actions are minimal compared to Christ’s, we too are called to sacrifice for not just our … [Read more...]

DiScoUrse Showcase Allows Creative Writers to Find Their Applause

By Gabrielle Parisi Staff Writer “I almost didn’t go,” said sophomore Jacob “Jack” Davis when referring to how anxious he was about the DiScoUrse Showcase on Monday, March 21. He had submitted his writing to join the elite 12-member honor society, DiScoUrse, and the new members were going to be announced by the end of the night. Before the inductee reveal, the current … [Read more...]