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A season’s difference: Maturity guiding BC baseball in 2015

By Michael French, Reporter Last year, the Raven baseball team opened conference play against Culver-Stockton, Central Methodist and Missouri Valley. They emerged from those three contests 1-5. This season, the squad took it to the exact same opponents to kick off their conference schedule and came away 4-2. Benedictine (7-17, 4-2 Heart) swept Culver-Stockton at

Raven Athletics upgrades viewing experience, adds weekly show

By Johnny Kane and Sean Begler, Special to the Circuit The Benedictine sports information office beefed up its live streaming capabilities on game days and added a weekly show to keep fans in the loop in between games. The college has offered video and radio broadcasts of its sporting events since 2007. But this year, the

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Students can experience spanish food, fun and culture

By Ivy Mackey, The Circuit The Spanish Club and Residence Life will host an “Evening in Spain” event tonight in honor of Foreign Language Week. “Evening in Spain” will focus on Spanish culture with authentic foods, music and Disney movies in the Spanish language. “It’s something the Foreign Language group is doing as a combined

New trash service, no recycling

By Stephaine Smith and Michael Duchesne Students returning from spring break may have been surprised to see smaller trash containers and no sign of recycling bins. Over break, Operations terminated the college’s contract with Deffenbaugh, the trash and recycling vendor, due to violation of its service agreement. The termination means Benedictine campus recycling ended with

Rec center construction starts soon

Benedictine will break ground on its new Student Recreation Center late this month or in early April. The 40,000-square-foot project is a significant upgrade from the 700-square foot gym in Haverty Center. Of the $7.4 million total cost for the new facility, $7 million has been raised through 28 different donors. “The rec center is

Students can experience spanish food, fun and culture

By Ivy Mackey, The Circuit The Spanish Club and Residence Life will host an “Evening in Spain” event tonight in honor of Foreign Language Week. “Evening in Spain” will focus on Spanish culture with authentic foods, music and Disney movies in the Spanish language. “It’s something the Foreign Language group is doing as a combined

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SGA: Preparing for a new year

By Joey Jadlowski, SGA President A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend the Scholarship Ball. I sat next to a woman from the class of 1993. During the opening remarks, President Minnis honored several major donors who’d contributed to the ball. As a few particular key donors were recognized, the woman I

Borgmann’s Biases: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

By Andrew Borgmann, Reporter Netflix is a bored college student’s best friend. Putting off that big 10 page paper for your theology class? Why not binge watch that show you really wanted to watch instead? The streaming service now offers original content with massive hits like “House of Cards” and “Orange is the New Black.”

Circuit Editorial: Following AP style

We used the term “anti-abortion” instead of “pro-life” in the article “Marching for a cause” in the Jan. 31 issue. Sometimes we may choose to use terms that some people or organizations may not agree with. But we have a style to abide by. In journalism, we use a different form of writing, called Associated

SGA: Preparing for a new year

By Joey Jadlowski, SGA President A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend the Scholarship Ball. I sat next to a woman from the class of 1993. During the opening remarks, President Minnis honored several major donors who’d contributed to the ball. As a few particular key donors were recognized, the woman I

“Big River” a bit hit

Directed by Theatre and Dance Department chair Scott Cox and featuring award-winning music by Roger Miller, the musical “Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” tells the story of Huck, a young boy living in pre-Civil War Missouri, and Jim, a runaway slave heading North. Presented by Theatre Atchison and Benedictine College Department of Theatre

In Morocco, things like vomit and bribes happen

By Lauren Williams, Circuit Columnist I’ve called Morocco home for a little more than two months, now. Most of the time, being in Morocco is eye-opening, rewarding and enriching. But this spring break, I experienced another side to Moroccan culture, and it was still incredible. But, there were challenges. Despite this, I have absolutely no

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