Six Ways to Lead a Healthier Lifestyle This Summer

Fruits and veggies are chock full of vitamins and minerals. Photo courtesy of With Wind/Flickr.

By Jeana Teddick Staff Writer Memorial Day weekend will kick off the season of hot, humid days filled with greasy burgers and gooey s’mores. For those of us stressing over the muffin tops rolling out of our bikinis, the thought of this makes us want to hide under the nearest table. The truth is that there is no uniform way to lose weight because each of our bodies responds … [Read more...]

Congratulations to the ’16-’17 Minstrel Editors

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The Minstrel is excited to see many strong returning editors for their '16-'17 academic year including Kellie Dietrich, Will Edwards, Lauren Trumbull and Jaci Wendel. There are also three new editors, Alex Lingle, Kimmie Semiday and Chris Shaddock, who have all attained their positions through great writing skills and dedication to The Minstrel. Editor-in-Chief | Kellie … [Read more...]

Students Study Abroad Down Under in Sydney

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By Kellie Dietrich Features Editor This article was originally published in Issue 14, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 28, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  Two months ago in February, summertime in Australia, the heat was scorching as three study- abroad students stepped off the plane to begin their semester of adventures. As math majors, … [Read more...]

New Three-Hour Exam Schedule Intended to Alleviate Student Anxiety

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By Alexander Lingle Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 14, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 28, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  Beginning next year, DeSales University will implement three-hour final exam schedules. This new policy was approved by a majority of the faculty and by the President’s Cabinet, with the final decision … [Read more...]

Lehigh Valley Jobs and Internships: Lutron, Inc.

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By Will Edwards Sports Editor This article was originally published in Issue 14, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 28, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  Part three of three in a series about pursuing employment at Lehigh Valley companies Read part one on Rodale, Inc. here and part two on the Lehigh Valley Health Network here. Just as we’ve … [Read more...]