SGA Election Coverage: Blaisse Voted Executive President; Board Positions Filled; Senatorial Race Ends Today

By William Edwards Sports Editor John Blaisse, the current executive vice president of student life, has been elected the 2016-17 Student Government Association (SGA) Executive President, claiming victory over classmate Lyndsay Dotzman in a March 22 vote. Blaisse will succeed senior Savanna Risser. Blaisse’s campaign platform focused on plans to replace the annual … [Read more...]

Alex v Hutton Dawn of the Critics: ‘Batman v Superman’ Leaves Comic Fans Divided

By Alex Lingle and Hutton Jackson Alex v Hutton: Dawn of the Critics Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice debuted this past weekend and was met immediately with mixed reception from critics, comic fans and general moviegoers alike. A&E and online editor Hutton Jackson and staff writer Alex Lingle go head to head over the film and debate whether it is a satisfactory take … [Read more...]

DeSales Softball Off to Strong Start

By Jeana Teddick Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 11, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (March 24, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. Kicking off their season in Puerto Rico for spring training, the DeSales’ softball team got the chance to put their skills to the test. “You can scrimmage and practice all you want, but until you … [Read more...]

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...]