Women’s lacrosse team steps up to help hurricane victims through Clothing drive

By Steve Manzo Staff Writer Throughout the month of September, coach Rachel Smith and the DeSales women’s lacrosse team are running a clothing drive on campus to help those affected by the latest string of devastating hurricanes including Harvey, Irma and Jose. For the past few weeks, students and faculty alike have brought their clothes over to Smith’s office in … [Read more...]

Augi, augi, never quit

By Kari Condel Staff Writer As the DeSales women’s rugby team approaches their fifth season, they are more dedicated, dialed-in and driven than ever. With its commencement in 2013 and fluctuating growth pattern, the program aims to grow in strength and numbers this season. “Rugby offers an incomparable atmosphere as members are strongly bonded in a tight-nit family and … [Read more...]

DACA: All you need to know

By Victor Porcelli Staff Writer DACA, which stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is a policy enacted by President Obama on June 15, 2012, which grants individuals meeting certain requirements temporary safety from deportation. Applicants are required to have been under 16-years of age upon their arrival, been in the country for at least five years, … [Read more...]

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Download the latest issue here: 52 final print.compressed Featured Articles: DACA: All you need to know National Suicide Prevention Month calls attention to mental illness Jen Bricker addresses students on the trait of patience Augi, augi, never quit Check out these other articles in the issue: Women’s lacrosse team steps up to help hurricane victims … [Read more...]

The Beatles: The greatest rock band ever?

By Amanda Seamayer Staff Writer Music, like most art forms, is subjective. In other words, what one person may like, another could skip over; therefore, making it very hard to critique. After all, critiques are just strongly worded opinion pieces. However, that still doesn’t stop music lovers from debating which band is the best. Many will argue that the English band, … [Read more...]