Fall Preview: Teams determined to stay on top

By Kari Condel Sports Editor The fall sports season has begun for our Bulldogs, and it is time to showcase the dedication maintained and fostered during the summer months. All athletes have returned to Center Valley from various states across the country to come together as one for the love of the sport. After their respective preseason trainings, our sports teams are … [Read more...]

Catholic Church child sex abuse scandal emits a response from DeSales

By Chris Shaddock Editor-in-Chief On Aug. 14, a report was released called the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report which entailed an investigation of six Catholic Dioceses within Pennsylvania due to allegations of child sex abuse in the Catholic Church. One of these dioceses was Allentown. Bishop Joseph McShea and Bishop Thomas Welsh, which DeSales’ McShea Student Union and … [Read more...]

Check out the first Minstrel of the 2018-2019 year!

Check out the articles from the first issue of the 2018-2019 edition of the 53rd Minstrel! Featured Articles: Catholic Church child sex abuse scandal emits a response from DeSales Partisan voter group contacts DeSales University Catholic Priest Scandal: How hierarchy and community clash PSF turns in another bright season at DeSales Take a look at some other … [Read more...]

HFS is “Going Nuclear” for 2018-2019 screenings

By Allison McCausland A&E and Online Editor The Historical Film Series is back in full throttle this semester with its first film being 1964’s Dr. Strangelove: Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb on Tuesday Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. in the Trexler Library. Under the year’s theme of “Going Nuclear,” the concept of nuclear warfare after the advent of the … [Read more...]

Nuclear Weaponry is Terrifying

By Christopher Shaddock Editor-in-Chief The world is probably the safest it has ever been. People on average live longer due to progress in medical care, there are less wars due to nations allying with each other and there is less violence in general due to there being fair laws enforced by authorities. Even though our world feels like a utopia to people living 100 years … [Read more...]