U.S. News & World Report Ranks DeSales University No. 64 in Regional Universities

By Ellen Cicchitti Staff Writer In an annual report made by U.S. News & World Report, released Sept. 12 for the 2017-2018 academic year, DeSales University was ranked No. 64 in North Regional Universities, out of a ranking of 196. It was also ranked No. 42 in the category of Best Value Schools, out of a ranking of 84. Over 1,806 schools across the United States were … [Read more...]

Muslim student Ayesha Riaz’s powerful message

By Kellie Dietrich Editor-in-Chief Senior biology major Ayesha Riaz embodied bravery and courage as the only Muslim student to compete for the Academic Excellence Address this year. Due to the anti-Muslim sentiment that is present around the world today, Riaz felt fear being the only Pakistani, Muslim student competing in a competition that was primarily white, … [Read more...]

Download Our Fifth Issue of the Year

Download our fifth issue of the semester below. 51-5-final-min Featured Article: “Sexual orientation” missing from non-discrimination policies Read the rest in the PDF! DeSales gets a checkup through self-study Midnight Madness unites campus behind spring sport teams Not just a throw-away vote: Why you should vote for Gary Johnson Dr. Gilfoil’s … [Read more...]

Cardinal Dolan Delivers 30th Furphy Lecture

By Will Edwards Sports Editor This article can also be viewed in Issue 6, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (November 19, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. Evoking his trademark sense of humor and a commanding, familiar tone, His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan delivered the 30th Rev. Thomas J. Furphy Lecture on Wednesday to a crowd of over 1,500 in Billera Hall, … [Read more...]