From the Editor’s Desk: The Business of Busyness

Friends, this issue of The Minstrel was not easy to coordinate. No issue ever is—my diligent staff and I do real work to produce every issue, more work than you might think. The process looks like this: Hold a staff meeting, brainstorm and assign articles and photography assignments, research and write the articles, take pictures, edit edit edit, lay everything out in the … [Read more...]

From the Editor’s Desk: Introducing Our 50th Year

My list of alma maters is an accidental world record. Both my elementary school and high school graduating classes – Immaculate Conception School, Class of 2008, and Immaculata High School, Class of 2012, both in my hometown of Somerville, N.J. – were the 50th classes in their histories. When I graduate with DeSales University’s Class of 2016 next May, it will be my third … [Read more...]