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Kimberly Semiday – A&E Editor

Kimberly Semiday was the arts and entertainment editor for The Minstrel. She was a communication major with a focus on publishing, editing and writing, along with a creative writing minor. Kimberly was a member of DiScoUrse Creative Writing Honors Society, was published in DeSales’ 2016 literary magazine, Weal, a DREAMS mentor and worked with Raub Middle School's SADD program. … [Read more...]

Mental health: Lokai partners with NAMI, suicide deterrent system in Calif.

By Kimmie Semiday A&E Editor The past months have seen an influx in media coverage centered around mental health. In the U.S., one in five Americans suffer from a variety of mental illnesses, making it an important topic to discuss. It is common to overlook a topic such as mental health because it is an uncomfortable subject to discuss for many people, but that only … [Read more...]

From the Editor’s Desk…

By Chris Shaddock Sports Editor (Future Editor-in-Chief) How’s it going everyone? My name is Chris, and I have the privilege of being the Editor-in-Chief for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. Some things about me: I am quiet, lackadaisical and always aim to do what others usually would not. Aside from writing for The Minstrel, I run cross country and track for the … [Read more...]

“13 Reasons Why” shows honest depictions of suicide, rape, bullying, depression

By Kimmie Semiday A&E Editor On March 31, “13 Reasons Why” premiered on Netflix. The series is based off the 2007 young adult novel of the same name written by Jay Asher. “13 Reasons Why” tells the story Hannah Baker, played by Katherine Langford, and her encounters during high school that ultimately lead to her suicide. The show begins with members of her … [Read more...]

Aaron Carter to headline Spring Fling at Relay for Life

By Kimmie Semiday A&E Editor DeSales University’s 2017 Spring Fling artist will be Aaron Carter. Once again Spring Fling will partner with Colleges Against Cancer (CAC), for their fight for cure concert and is set to be held on Friday, April, 21. Carter rose to stardom in the late 90’s and early 2000’s with his first self-titled album. His second album “Aaron’s … [Read more...]