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BC softball drop to fifth in Heart standings

By Vic McDowell, The Circuit The Benedictine softball team finished the regular season with six games in four days, coming out with a even record of 3-3. Prior to the team’s final home stand, Benedictine (24-15, 11-5 Heart) looked poised for a strong finish with six games remaining on the schedule. They suffered back-to-back losses

Heart announces addition of two new members

By Randy Speer, The Circuit The Heart of America Athletic Conference officially added two new institutions to its already expanded conference Thursday afternoon. Clarke University and Mount Mercy University are the two schools, as reported by The Circuit on Wednesday. The two Iowa schools begin administrative work immediately and will be added to the athletic

News

Lemkeys to perform debut concert

By Ivy Mackey, The Circuit The Lemkeys will perform debut concert on Friday, April 24 with an opening act by Three and a Half Men. The a cappella group will perform at 8 p.m. in O’Malley-McAllister auditorium, featuring songs from Taylor Swift to Sia and older. The Lemkeys first came together as 2014 Discovery Day

Breaking ground: Recreational center construction officially underway

By Adam Burns, The Circuit Benedictine President Stephen Minnis stood in what used to be left field of the old BC Softball Field Friday afternoon. Minnis was there to happily announce the start of a 10-month construction process for the anticipated student recreational center. A crowd of Benedictine board members, benefactors and students shared in

Breaking ground: Recreational center construction officially underway

By Adam Burns, The Circuit Benedictine President Stephen Minnis stood in what used to be left field of the old BC Softball Field Friday afternoon. Minnis was there to happily announce the start of a 10-month construction process for the anticipated student recreational center. A crowd of Benedictine board members, benefactors and students shared in

Lemkeys to perform debut concert

By Ivy Mackey, The Circuit The Lemkeys will perform debut concert on Friday, April 24 with an opening act by Three and a Half Men. The a cappella group will perform at 8 p.m. in O’Malley-McAllister auditorium, featuring songs from Taylor Swift to Sia and older. The Lemkeys first came together as 2014 Discovery Day

Opinion

Netflix series’ ‘Daredevil’ does the character justice

By Andrew Borgmann, The Circuit Last week, the newest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe arrived exclusively on Netflix. “Daredevil,” revisits a character previously tarnished by its 2003 film adaptation and finally does it justice. The series follows Matt Murdock (played by Charlie Cox), a lawyer who lost his vision in an accident as a

Netflix series’ ‘Daredevil’ does the character justice

By Andrew Borgmann, The Circuit Last week, the newest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe arrived exclusively on Netflix. “Daredevil,” revisits a character previously tarnished by its 2003 film adaptation and finally does it justice. The series follows Matt Murdock (played by Charlie Cox), a lawyer who lost his vision in an accident as a

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

I am honored to address you as the new Benedictine SGA president. A little about myself:  I’m a junior from a small river town in Missouri. I’m majoring in economics and art, with an accounting minor. I thoroughly enjoy hiking canyons and appreciate the music of Cat Stevens. I’m passionate about the promotion of human

Letter to the Editor: Don’t assume media bias based off headline

Too often, people are concerned with taking a side with news. There’s a real absence of objective fact-seeking news watchers and news writers alike. Those who write the news and the ones who read the news are equally responsible. Writers go for ratings, and the masses want to be entertained. It’s a very sad, but

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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