Dorothy Day and Billera Hall receive new renovations

By Ellen Cicchitti Layout and Managing Editor Over the course of the previous semester and winter break, renovations were made for the Dorothy Day Student Union and Billera Hall. Dorothy Day was still open during the time that students were still here for the last week of the semester, but major restructuring was happening within its walls. From Dec. 3 to Jan. 8, the … [Read more...]

Turkeys roam around DeSales campus

By Ellen Cicchitti Layout Editor The spirit of Thanksgiving has made its way around DeSales, and so has the holiday’s mascot. This feeling remains so as a flock of wild turkeys was spotted wandering around campus. They have been spotted near the University Villages, as well as near the Dorothy Day Center and the Trexler library. While turkeys are common in the area … [Read more...]

SGA Election Coverage: Blaisse Voted Executive President; Board Positions Filled; Senatorial Race Ends Today

By William Edwards Sports Editor John Blaisse, the current executive vice president of student life, has been elected the 2016-17 Student Government Association (SGA) Executive President, claiming victory over classmate Lyndsay Dotzman in a March 22 vote. Blaisse will succeed senior Savanna Risser. Blaisse’s campaign platform focused on plans to replace the annual … [Read more...]

SGA Votes for Structural Changes After Think Tank

By Adam Zielonka Editor-in-Chief This article was originally published in Issue 9, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (February 18, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. Student voting to be held on Collegiatelink; dates announced The Student Government Association (SGA) Executive Board voted 5-0 in favor of several changes to their structure on Monday, … [Read more...]