‘Overwatch’: A Game That Will Make You Want to Stay Indoors This Summer

By Chris Shaddock Sports Editor The summer is a great time for people to do many outdoor activities such as camping or hiking. But somedays all a person really wants to do is just stay in a nice air conditioned house and relax with an enjoyable videogame. And with a game like “Overwatch,” people are going to be doing a whole lot more of that. The game was developed … [Read more...]

Six Ways to Lead a Healthier Lifestyle This Summer

By Jeana Teddick Staff Writer Memorial Day weekend will kick off the season of hot, humid days filled with greasy burgers and gooey s’mores. For those of us stressing over the muffin tops rolling out of our bikinis, the thought of this makes us want to hide under the nearest table. The truth is that there is no uniform way to lose weight because each of our bodies responds … [Read more...]

Congratulations to the ’16-’17 Minstrel Editors

The Minstrel is excited to see many strong returning editors for their '16-'17 academic year including Kellie Dietrich, Will Edwards, Lauren Trumbull and Jaci Wendel. There are also three new editors, Alex Lingle, Kimmie Semiday and Chris Shaddock, who have all attained their positions through great writing skills and dedication to The Minstrel. Editor-in-Chief | Kellie … [Read more...]

All-Semester Athletic Team: Spring 2016

By Will Edwards Sports Editor This article was originally published in Issue 14, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 28, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  As DeSales’ spring sports teams finish up their seasons, our editorial staff has looked back at some of the driving forces that have gotten them to this point. Here are the results of that process: … [Read more...]