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...]

2016-2017 increase in drug and alcohol violations

By James Evans Staff Writer Every year DeSales University releases their annual “Security and Fire Safety Report,” as dictated by the Clery Act. This report details all the crime and fire statistics for the past three school years, across all of DeSales’ campuses. This year, the two most notable statistics were the increased number of liquor law and drug abuse … [Read more...]

“Geek Life: Road to Recovery” Gives Students Dose of Reality

By Tim Hofmeister Contributing Writer On Thursday, Feb. 24 at 4 p.m. in the Kender room in McShea, students who attended Geek Life: Road to Recovery heard a story of addiction and redemption. The story was told by Laura, a recovering alcoholic who has been sober for 18 years. She came to talk to students to share her experience and life story to give them an insight into … [Read more...]