New crew boat on campus

JILLIAN SCHULZ • [email protected] • The new boat is currently housed in the boathouse until the ice melts on the lake.

By Erin Hacker
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The CSB/SJU crew team has a new addition: a new used boat. While the crew rowing season ended with a finale regatta, or race, at the end of October, the team is focusing on future seasons. The crew board voted on purchasing a new boat for their team. (more…)

Photo gallery | St. Ben’s celebrates annual Christmas tree lighting

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SIERRA LAMMI • [email protected]

On Tuesday, Nov. 28, students from CSB/SJU celebrated St. Ben’s annual Christmas tree lighting. The event began with a Christmas carol led by the CSB Women’s Choir. Members in the crowd were then invited to sing-along.  On Tuesday, Dec. 28, students from CSB/SJU celebrated St. Ben’s annual Christmas tree lighting. The event began with a Christmas carol led by the CSB Women’s Choir. Members in the crowd were then invited to sing-along.

President Mary Hinton gave a speech about gratitude and student individuality. A count-down initiated by students and community members was chanted throughout the crowd until the tree was lit. Hot chocolate and cookies were then offered to all members after the ceremony.

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…)

Review | Milk and Honey Ciders

KATARINA PODEWILS • [email protected] • Milk and Honey Cider offers a wide variety of fresh pressed ciders to try.

Junior The Record editor Katarina Podewils reviews drinks from Milk and Honey Ciders

By Katarina Podewils
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Many may not know that there is a hidden gem found here in St. Joseph, and that gem’s name is Milk and Honey Ciders.

Milk and Honey Ciders, previously located in Cold Spring, opened a new
taproom in St. Joseph this past August. According to co-owner Peter Gillitzer, the decision to move appeared to be more fruitful for business. (more…)