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SLU Chess: Best in the Midwest
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Conor Dorn, Associate News Editor | October 31, 2019

Earlier this month, the SLU chess team continued their hot streak as they competed at the Midwest Collegiate Chess Championship at the University of Missouri. Held from Oct. 6 to 8, SLU’s chess team was met with tough competition from Washington University and Mizzou, all three teams fielding their strongest players.  The Midwest Chess Championship was the first event of its kind, and the inauguration represents a push to bring together the...

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Monica Lewinsky Coming to SLU: Cancelling ‘Cancel Culture’
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Riley Mack, News Editor | November 21, 2019

On Monday, Nov. 11, the Greater Issues Committee announced that Monica Lewinsky will be speaking at SLU in early December. The GIC came to this decision based on Lewinsky’s content, which will cover topics like the price of shame and her life in the public eye. 

 

Lewinsky, an activist, TV personality and fashion designer was made famous through a sex scandal with President Clinton in...

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Recent Arts Stories

In Defense of “JESUS IS KING”

November 13, 2019

First came “Yandhi,” the first release date, the next one, the Sunday services, the leaks, the new name, the next Sunday services, the next release...

“Mary Magdalene Would Never Let Her Loved Ones Down”

November 13, 2019

The release of “cellophane” was more than just an artist releasing a single—it was an event. Marking the end of a three-year hiatus, FKA twigs wasn’t...

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Heartbreak in South Bend: SLU Falls in NCAA First Round

Recent Sports Stories

Men’s Basketball Looks to Returners for A-10 Championship Repeat

November 13, 2019

Preseason results/expectations: The Billikens were picked to finish 7th in the A-10 this season by the league’s coaches and media. With many new faces,...

Women’s Basketball Posted Fourth in A-10

November 13, 2019

Preseason results/expectations: Ciaja Harbison was named in the A-10 All Conference First Team, and despite having five sophomores and four freshmen...

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Dear Reader, You Are Not Alone

Recent Opinion Stories

What the Media Can Learn from 2016

November 14, 2019

In 2016, one of the major developments was the changing nature of political media in the face of increasing use of social media and “alternative” news...

Book of Lies

November 14, 2019

Earlier this month, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared in a hearing before the House Financial Services Committee. The hearing was meant to be about...

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