Johnnie Java to close at end of semester

Johnnie Java to close at end of semester

By Bridget Lenczewski
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At the end of the fall semester, Johnnie Java will be closing.

For many years, Johnnie Java served as a thriving coffee shop in the mornings, located at the bottom of the stairs in Sexton. However, with the opening of a new coffee shop, The Schu, in Alcuin Library this year, business has decreased substantially as more and more students choose to visit The Schu instead and potentially due to Johnnie Java’s decreased hours this year. (more…)

Hidden places: Welle Book Arts Studio

Hidden places: Welle Book Arts Studio

By George Dornbach
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In a corner room in the basement of the Benedicta Arts Center (BAC), ideas and stories are being brought to life. The Welle Book Arts Studio holds an array of letter type, small cubes of metal letters waiting to be set into words, natural materials from CSB/SJU’s surrounding landscapes which will be made into
paper, along with dyes and other supplies. (more…)

CSB basketball starts 5-1

CSB basketball starts 5-1

By Brandon Spratt
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Despite several close games, St. Ben’s basketball is off to a hot start.

“I think our overall depth and our returners have been the two biggest keys this year,” Head Coach Mike Durbin said.

Starting the season strong is not new for St. Ben’s basketball, just a year ago it started 7-0 by outscoring its opponents by 14 points per game. (more…)

Alter Boyz take the stage

Alter Boyz take the stage

By Katarina Podewils
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Alter Boyz, a comedy sketch group on campus, is performing a show at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 30 at Stephen B. Humphrey Theater.

The show the group plans to perform will consist of approximately ten skits that all range about five minutes in length. There is an overarching theme that connects the skits all together, and SJU member Zachary Brown explains that the show should appeal to CSB/SJU students. (more…)