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Editorial


Remember to keep respect in mind this Halloween

Remember to keep respect in mind this Halloween

By Megan Myers
October 31st, 2014

Since costumes play an integral role in the celebration of Halloween, it is no wonder that department stores market various ensembles to different groups of people. Princess gowns and witch dresses are offered for girls, while superhero suits and monster …
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CSB makes SJU grad into a better Johnnie

CSB makes SJU grad into a better Johnnie

By John Bruns
October 31st, 2014

St.Bens, Thank you for making me a better Johnnie. As a Saint John’s alum, and soon to be former employee of St. Ben’s, I wanted to take this moment to express my gratitude to the St. Ben’s community; the students, …
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Our View: ‘It’s On Us’ campaign advocates for change

Our View: ‘It’s On Us’ campaign advocates for change

By Olivia Rodriguez and Shawn Tangen
October 31st, 2014

One in five college aged women are survivors of sexual assault, either attempted or completed. 6.1% of college aged men are survivors of sexual assault, either attempted or completed. This is a nationwide problem that also exists in our community. …
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You should consume less

You should consume less

By Mike Hartz
October 24th, 2014

At Saint John’s University, there is solar farm. It’s a part of the sustainability initiative at Saint John’s, an initiative which has a whole office dedicated to it. It all sounds rather impressive, and it is certainly a step towards …
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Insufficient justification

Insufficient justification

By Kyle Lamb
October 24th, 2014

I am disappointed in the tone of your letter to the editor in the previous edition of The Record. In light of the recent library restructurings, you stated that the public discourse surrounding the laying off of library staff was …
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Dont’ forget the origin of Halloween in the Halls

Dont’ forget the origin of Halloween in the Halls

By Sr. Louis Wedl
October 24th, 2014

Halloween ghosts and goblins visit CSB Halls for the 25th time on Sunday, October 26. How it all began . Twenty-five years ago this week, no caring parents in the city of St. Joseph would have allowed their children to …
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President respond to restructuring criticism

President respond to restructuring criticism

By Mary Hinton and Michael Hemeseth
October 10th, 2014

As the Presidents of the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University, we recognize that communal concern about, and compassion for, the treatment of all community members is evidence of the importance of the values on which our institutions …
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Lack of hospitality in library restructuring

Lack of hospitality in library restructuring

By Shelby Weisen
October 10th, 2014

From my first year at the prep school to my junior year of college at CSB, I have heard repeatedly about the Benedictine Values and what it means to live in a Benedictine way. I have tried to exemplify these …
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Our View: Embrace the outdoors, regardless of Outdoor Nation’s ON Campus Challenge

Our View: Embrace the outdoors, regardless of Outdoor Nation’s ON Campus Challenge

By Beth Leipholtz and Tierny Chlan
October 10th, 2014

As CSB/SJU is in the midst of Outdoor Nation’s ON Campus Challenge—and winning by almost triple the points of other schools, at that—we are reminded even more than usual of the beauty of both CSB and SJU’s campuses and the …
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IWL celebrates 10 years and plans to continue with innovative programming

IWL celebrates 10 years and plans to continue with innovative programming

By IWL Leadership Staff
September 12th, 2014

2014 marks 10 years that the IWL has inspired Bennies to become both local and global leaders. We have worked to empower women by creating intentional events, bringing in influential speakers, and engaging students in inclusive dialogue about value-based leadership. …
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