Reader’s Letter: Presidents worried about funding, not students

Dear Editor,

On Feb. 8, Presidents Hinton and Hemesath of St. Ben’s and St. John’s respectively, issued a statement regarding current students at CSB/SJU chanting “build that wall” on the Link. After citing Benedictine values and
lamenting this unfortunate incident, the presidents then quickly moved on to a general call for open and free exchange of ideas. They ask for CSB/SJU students to be models of civil discourse. (more…)

Our View: Some recognition for our writers, staff

“Our view” is prepared by the Executive board and should be considered the institutional voice of The Record

Megan Flynn, Editor-in-Chief – [email protected]
Hope Mueller, Managing Editor – [email protected]
Ellen Bartyzal, Managing Editor – [email protected]
Brendan Klein, Opinion/Editorial Editor – [email protected]

The typical student on campus probably doesn’t know there’s such a thing as a “newspaper convention.” They’d probably think it sounds kind of nerdy. They might even wonder who the heck would go to such a thing.

Well, we did. (more…)