From the Editor’s Desk: Introducing Kellie Dietrich

By Kellie Dietrich Features Editor Hello. It’s me. Not the amazing Adele, but the (hopefully amazing) editor-in-chief of The Minstrel for the 2016-2017 academic year. I’m very excited and honored to accept the position. Even though writing is my passion now, I used to hate it in elementary school until my fifth-grade teacher taught us the five-paragraph essay. … [Read more...]

DeSales Experience’s First Graduation Ceremony Celebrates Well-rounded Students

By Bridget Walsh Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 13, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 14, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. To contrast the campus-wide celebration of DeSales University’s 50th anniversary, it only seems fitting that a relatively younger program is honoring its first graduating class. The DeSales … [Read more...]

Men’s and Women’s Rugby Tackle Their Spring Season

By Lauren Trumbull Layout Editor This article was originally published in Issue 13, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 14, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. It’s that time of year again to see people running up and down the intramural field by the freshman dorms, chanting and tackling one another in an intense game of rugby. April 2 kicked off rugby’s … [Read more...]