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GIC and SLU Athletics Present Abby Wambach as Next Speaker
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Rebecca LiVigni, Managing Editor | December 6, 2019

Abby Wambach, the two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA World Cup Champion, is coming to SLU on Jan. 28, 2020 in the Wool Ballroom at 7 p.m. as the next speaker for the Great Issues Committee in collaboration with SLU Athletics Department.  Her accolades include the 2016 ESPYS Icon award, 2011 AP Female Athlete of the Year and 6-time winner of U.S. Soccer Female Athlete of the Year.     In addition to her extensive career highlights,...

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Students Practice Jesuit Advocacy in Washington D.C.
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Emma Carmody, Editor-in-Chief | December 6, 2019

Jesuits have always been called to advocate for those living on the margins of society.  On Nov. 16–18, a group of students practiced this advocacy in Washington D.C. as part of the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice (IFTJ), the largest Catholic social justice conference in the country.  

 

Before making the trip to D.C., however, students put in a lot of time and effort to make sure...

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Festive Things to do On and Off Campus

Recent Arts Stories

Christmas Movies That Will Have You Feeling Extra Santa-mental

December 5, 2019

Now that December has crept up on all of us, it is only appropriate to begin bingeing holiday movies, if this process has not already started for some....

A Happy & Sad Holiday

December 5, 2019

Kacey Musgraves is undoubtedly the reigning princess of country music, and it looks like she is trying to expand her territory to other areas of pop culture....

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Billikens Must Fix Free Throw Troubles Before A-10 Play

Recent Sports Stories

Getting Technical: SLU Alumnus continues soccer career as an entrepreneur

December 4, 2019

“It’s hot in here,” Adam panted to his dad 20 minutes into his training session with 2019 SLU Soccer alumnus Anthony Brown. They shared a quick laugh...

Kent Starts Career Strong, Is a “Program-Player”

December 4, 2019

Coach Lisa Stone has continued to recruit well in her eighth season leading the women’s basketball team. From landing high-profile recruits like Jackie...

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“Culture contamination” and America’s history of xenophobia

Recent Opinion Stories

December 4, 2019

With the impeachment proceedings against President Trump chugging along and now entering a new round of hearings, I think it’s a good time to reflect...

The Curious Case of Jeffrey Epstein

December 4, 2019

Jeffrey Epstein was an American financier and convicted sex offender. Epstein appeared to be very wealthy, as he lived in a massive townhouse and gave...

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