Television Series Review | Binge worthy science fiction shows for Thanksgiving break

JILLIAN SCHULZ • [email protected] • Thanksgiving break gives students the chance to catch up on some much needed Neflix or Hulu binging.

By Meredith Jarchow
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Thanksgiving is a time for family, football and food. But it’s also a time to avoid your grandma asking why you haven’t met a nice young man yet, or your Uncle Steve bringing up uncomfortable political topics.

My suggestion? Hide yourself away in your room and binge watch that Netflix or Hulu series you’ve been meaning to, while also avoiding homework. (more…)

C Mod class offered for first time

By Mollee Girgen
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Bystander No More is a C Mod class that was added to the course listings for Fall 2017. The course listing states, “This course will introduce students to tools and intellectual frameworks for navigating situations when speaking up in
community seems hard. Biblical, theological and Benedictine readings and film will be used to explore models of community, solidarity and respect for all persons. Students will consider constructive means for moving from inaction to active participation in communal transformation.” (more…)

Abortion dialogue encouraged off campus

PHOTOS BY SIERRA LAMMI • [email protected] • Junior Ally Nelson attempts to make dialogue with students through play performances off campus at the Foxhole.

The cast members of the performance pose for a photo.

By Cormac Quinn
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On Tuesday night, students gathered in the living room of an off-campus house, commonly known as the Foxhole, to watch fellow students perform a series of monologues and skits of people’s experiences with abortion provided by the 1 in 3 Campaign. (more…)

Beyond the paycheck, pt. III

JILLIAN SCHULZ • [email protected] • Sophomore TA Nicole Erickson helps out a student with biology homework.

In the final installment of our three-part series on students’ campus work experiences, The Record writer Cullen Trobec looks at the inside roles of teaching assistants.

By Cullen Trobec
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Behind the majority of academic departments is a support staff of student teaching assistants that make sure each professor has the help they need to give every student the best learning experience possible. (more…)