Jen Bunting: On drugs and alcohol increase

By James Evans Staff Writer According to the most recent Clery Act report, alcohol and drug violations are up this past academic year. When these violations are weighted against the increase in the student body population, these numbers are much higher than in recent years. The Clery numbers are for a calendar year, not an academic one. Therefore, the 2017 report is … [Read more...]

Men’s Soccer Remains Unconquered

By Kari Condel Staff Writer DeSales men’s soccer team has not met its match, as the team remains undefeated this season. This season has been fueled by hard work, dedication and tenacity. Their motto? Take one game at a time. Assisting the team in such successes are eight freshmen, all of which are ready to don their jersey when called upon. “They have all … [Read more...]

Norman Carter speaks about police corruption at the DeSales Forensic Forum

By Lindsay Wigo Editorials Editor Manipulation . Corruption. Deceit. On Oct. 19, author and former Philadelphia police officer Norman Carter came to DeSales University for The Forensic Forum and told some of the gruesome recounts from his 25 years of service to the Philadelphia police department. Ranging from police brutality to statistical manipulation to the … [Read more...]

Game round up: Oct. 17-26

By Bridget Walsh and Lauren Trumbull Sports Editor and News & Features Editor Tuesday, Oct. 17 The men’s soccer team recorded its 11th shutout of the season, scoring 3-0 against Delaware Valley University. Within the first 57 seconds of the game, freshman Sean Tunney scored the first and only goal in the first half after junior Max Cortina earned a free kick, … [Read more...]

Using the word gay as a negative connotation

By Victor Porcelli Staff Writer Just as American society has developed to condemn violent acts based on gender or race, it has developed to do so concerning issues of sexuality. Of course, this is not always true. However, work still needs to be done to make it so, but in a general sense it can be accepted as a statement. What it leaves out is any act against an … [Read more...]