Relay for Life raises over $20,156 for ACS

By Ellen Cicchitti Staff Writer On Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22 Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) ran DeSales’ 10th annual Relay for Life. It started at 4 p.m. with registration and ended Saturday morning around 10 a.m. with the closing ceremonies. Friday evening for the Survivor Ceremony, Dan Denkovic, an American Cancer Society (ACS) coordinator and former … [Read more...]

Shave to Save Raises Money for American Cancer Society, Cancer Awareness

By Jaci Wendel News Editor Colleges Against Cancer’s (CAC) event Shave to Save was held on Dec. 1 in the McShea Commons. Immediately following No Shave November, DeSales students came to shave their head or beard while others in attendance made bids and raised money for the American Cancer Society (ACS) in honor of prostate cancer and men’s health awareness. Because … [Read more...]

Save A Pair, Dye Your Hair

By Kimmie Semiday A&E Editor Thursday Oct. 6, Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) hosted it’s annual hair dying event for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This is the fourth that CAC has held the event in McShea, and just like all the other years, it was a success. Members of CAC took over the commons of McShea to bleach and dye students’ hair pink from 6-7 p.m., in order to … [Read more...]

Relay for Life Raises over $21,000

By Jaclyn Silvestri Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 14, Forty-Ninth Year of The Minstrel (April 29, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. On Friday, April 17, DeSales University Colleges Against Cancer hosted Relay for Life, an 18-hour event to support the American Cancer Society, with this year’s theme being ’90s cartoons. In total, … [Read more...]