2017 Fall All-Semester Athletic Team

By Bridget Walsh Sports Editor This season saw four teams make post-season runs, two national contenders, and one MAC Conference champion. Through countless hours of practices, games and meets and travel, all of our student-athletes have survived and, better yet, thrived this semester. Several records have been shattered across all of the fall sports teams this season, … [Read more...]

Sushi helps with studying?

By Lindsay Wigo Editorials Editor The first semester is finally coming to a close. No more adjusting to new classes or enjoying the warm, fall weather. As we approach the final few weeks of school, we are, however, reminded of one thing. Finals. Regardless if you have one or six, finals can definitely take a toll on any student’s grades and health. All of the late … [Read more...]

The chance to travel to Japan will arrive fall 2018

By Ellen Cicchitti Staff Writer While many of DeSales University’s study abroad programs have been in Europe, next fall will have their first undergraduate, full-semester exchange program in Asia-specifically Tokyo, Japan. Brian MacDonald, Head of International Learning, was one of three people who helped to set up this program. MacDonald, along with Dr. Wendy Koenig … [Read more...]

“Only the Brave” Gets Heroism Back to the Basics

By Allison McCausland A&E and Online Editor In an age of superhero films, it is easy to develop higher standards for what constitutes heroism in everyday context and situations. Only the Brave provides audiences with a reminder that those in the service of protecting their homes and communities can be just as heroic for the American public. The film centers around … [Read more...]

Mindhunter leaves audience anxious for season 2

By Lauren Trumbull News and Features Editor On Oct. 13, Netflix released the new original series, Mindhunter, an adaptation of the book Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit, which is a memoir of former F.B.I. agent, John E. Douglas. The show takes place in the late 1970’s, featuring two F.B.I. agents, Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff), whose character is … [Read more...]