DeSales has talent: CAB hosts talent show

By Chris Shaddock Editor-in-Chief In order to find out which student has the most talent, DeSales’s Campus Activity Board hosted the first ever, DeSales Got Talent. The event took place Nov. 17 in the McShea Lounge. Students with varying talents signed up for the event to strut their stuff, including bands, dancers, musicians, a yo-yoist and lots and lots of … [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...]

Best Buddies Kicks Off Year with Annual Cookout

By Jillian Ramsey Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 4, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (October 22, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. Most of us start college hoping to meet new friends or return for another school year excited to reunite with old ones. Best Buddies takes a different approach to meeting new friends at DeSales. … [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...]