Character U’s 2018 freshman orientation a success

By Emma Downes Staff Writer When it comes to new experiences, first impressions really do mean everything. Whether it is an unfamiliar place, acquaintance or opportunity, how you are introduced makes or breaks your attitude towards that newness. Character U took on the formidable challenge of welcoming a huge number of nervous freshmen to the next most important stage of … [Read more...]

Disney wage increase: Generosity or publicity measure?

By Noah Goldberg Staff Writer Recently the Walt Disney Company announced that it will be increasing the minimum hourly rate for its employees at the Walt Disney World Resort to $15 by the year 2021. This pay hike, along with a $1,000 bonus to all full-time employees at the vacation resort, was agreed upon following a near week long contract negotiation with union … [Read more...]

Catholic Priest Scandal: How Hierarchy and Community Clash

By Andrew Beers Staff Writer In early 16th-century Europe, priests and others in Catholic hierarchical clergy began selling indulgences as a way to collect money to build new churches. Lay people could purchase these indulgences in return for forgiveness of their sins. This was questioned by others in the Catholic Church and inspired Martin Luther to write his famous … [Read more...]

Welcome to DeSales, Father Kevin Nadolski

By Victoria Miller Staff Writer Get to know the newest member of DeSales, Vice President for Missions Father Kevin Nadolski. This new position involves inspiring the collaboration of the university as a community to incorporate Catholic and Siegen identity. The representatives for this mission gather to discuss what makes DeSales relate to a mission. The most important … [Read more...]

DeSales’ website revamps its look

By Chris Shaddock Editor-in-Chief In this new fall semester, the DeSales website was given a fresh update. The new website was constructed to give students, faculty and prospective students a simpler time navigating through the website. “Our last change was in 2012,” said Director of Web Communications, Kristen Laudenslager. “The number one goal of the website is to … [Read more...]