SEEK Conference transforms hearts

By Alaine DeSantis Staff Writer On Thursday, Jan. 3, 28 students departed in three vans to Indianapolis, Indiana for SEEK 2019, a conference presented by the Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS). A Catholic collegiate outreach, FOCUS has as its mission the sharing of “...the hope and joy of the gospel with college and university students.” As part of this … [Read more...]

Baseball swinging into a new season

By Andrew Beers Sports Editor With the DeSales baseball team selected second in the MAC conference preseason poll, head coach Timothy Neiman is expecting a phenomenal season. The Bulldogs are looking to smash the competition and their rival Misericordia University, who is seeded first in the conference. Last season, the baseball team finished the season 29-15 overall and … [Read more...]

Dorothy Day and Billera Hall receive new renovations

By Ellen Cicchitti Layout and Managing Editor Over the course of the previous semester and winter break, renovations were made for the Dorothy Day Student Union and Billera Hall. Dorothy Day was still open during the time that students were still here for the last week of the semester, but major restructuring was happening within its walls. From Dec. 3 to Jan. 8, the … [Read more...]

“Hearts on Fire” event to happen on February 14th

By Victoria Miller Staff Writer DeSales University’s first ever Day of Giving, “Hearts on Fire,” is a unique all-day event on Valentine’s Day for alumni, families and friends of our university to make a gift of support. On Feb. 14th you will have the opportunity to give a gift to DeSales. On that day there will be a series of challenges to help the university. Each … [Read more...]

The Cherry Orchard set to deliver laughter and tears

By Allison McCausland A&E and Online Editor Nothing quite fits in with the cold winter months like a turn of the century Russian aristocratic estate. This image is the very setting for Act 1’s winter drama, The Cherry Orchard. Anton Chekov’s 1904 play details the story of the Gayev family who face heavy debts and the prospect of having to sell their estate to pay … [Read more...]