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Men drop hard-fought road battle

Men drop hard-fought road battle

Bobby Stilwell, Sports Editor

January 4, 2018

SLU Men’s Basketball led by 11 points at the half, but lost 54-51 in a tight contest at Davidson on Wednesday, Jan. 3. The early minutes of the first half saw Davidson take an early lead, leading by as much as six points. Davidson went cold late in the half, shooting 8-25 from the field and 0-12 from...

Men fight hard in A-10 opener

Men fight hard in A-10 opener

Bobby Stilwell, Sports Editor

December 31, 2017

SLU Men’s Basketball opened conference play on the road, facing La Salle in Philadelphia on Saturday, Dec. 30. Despite scoring the first basket, SLU was never able to overcome an early 8-0 run by the Explorers in the 83-60 loss. Freshman guard Jordan Goodwin led SLU with 16 points and 13 rebounds, notching ...

‘Tis the Season…for Hyped-up Music and Bad Acting

‘Tis the Season…for Hyped-up Music and Bad Acting

Grant Mayfield, Identity Editor

December 19, 2017

The best part of the Christmas season for me are all the cultural artifacts we Americans compulsively consume every year. Here are three favorites.

The Man With the Dream

The Man With the Dream

Noelle Janak, Contributor

December 9, 2017

Noelle Janek, a senior majoring in African American Studies and Women’s and Gender Studies, writes from the heart about the impact Dr. Norm White had on his students and how those that loved him might find inspiration in the midst of their grief.

Men Beat SIU, Snap Long Four-Game Losing Streak

Men Beat SIU, Snap Long Four-Game Losing Streak

Bobby Stilwell, Sports Editor

December 7, 2017

SLU Men’s Basketball traveled to Butler for a non conference game on Saturday, Dec. 2, losing 75-45 in Indianapolis. Butler started the game with an 8-0 run, never losing the lead afterward. Junior guard Javon Bess posted a career high 22 points (19 in the second half), tying his record, with...

Tiny Homes for Big Change

Tiny Homes for Big Change

Riley Mack, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

The North Grand Neighborhood Services, or NGNS, states that the challenges of homelessness on the streets of St. Louis inspired their next project—in collaboration with Rockwood School District and Social Justice 4 All, they will build tiny houses for the homeless in St. Louis.

SLU Commences Community Clock Challenge

SLU Commences Community Clock Challenge

Em Miller, News Editor

December 2, 2017

Saint Louis University officially began their 200-Years-In-One Challenge in mid-November. The goal is to accumulate 200 years worth of service within one year.

Trump’s Arrival in St. Charles Sparks Protests

Trump’s Arrival in St. Charles Sparks Protests

Meredyth Staunch, Managing Editor

November 30, 2017

Three hours prior to President Trump’s speech at 2:20 p.m. on Wednesday at the St. Charles Convention Center, protestors and supporters gathered outside the building where the president was to speak on the Republican tax plan. Exchanging chants, the parties were either heard shouting, “Make America...

A Piece of Paris in Midtown

A Piece of Paris in Midtown

Lauren Smith, Staff Writer

November 26, 2017

On a Thursday afternoon, I sat in a cozy corner of Like Home Comme A La Maison, chatting with owner Clémence Pereur while her mother stepped in on occasion to get the seal of approval on the batter she was mixing. Located across the street from Rally’s on Vandeventer, the quaint French bakery transp...

SLU Lights Up In Celebration of Diwali

SLU Lights Up In Celebration of Diwali

Nirali Thakkar, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017

For many, Jan. 1 signifies new resolutions and attitudes, but in Southeast Asia, Diwali, also Deepavali, is the day that marks new beginnings. Diwali consistently falls on the darkest day of the lunar cycle; this year being on Oct. 19. During this day, families gather clay lamps and together are able...

Thank You For Your Service: an emotionally charged true story

Thank You For Your Service: an emotionally charged true story

Chandana Kamaraj, Associate Arts Editor

October 29, 2017

In the era of war films being popular, Jason Hall comes out with his directorial debut, “Thank You for Your Service” that stands out as a war film that intensifies the emotional aftermath of a soldier who had just come back from the Iraq war and juggles with the struggles of post-traumatic stres...

Better Together?

Better Together?

Patrick Hyland, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017

The possible merging of the city and county of St. Louis has not come to a vote since before the Voting Rights Act, but may change thanks to the educational work of Better Together St. Louis.

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