Loving enough to be critical

Although it’s the start of a new semester, final exams still haunt my memory.  As I stayed up late furiously grading tests, I was often struck by how much easier my life would be if I just gave everyone A’s.  It would save me time, and I cannot imagine any students would have complained.  So […]

Holy Land Pilgrimage 2017

By Nicholas Salamunovich, The Circuit. Have you ever wanted to see the land where Jesus was raised, died, and rose on? Have you ever wanted to experience a journey of Catholic Culture in the Middle East? Now is your chance to take the opportunity, as the Holy Land Pilgrimage 2017 is coming your way at […]

The Spring transfer beanie banquet. Photo from the Benedictine College archives

Welcome spring transfers!

By Ann Marie Reasor, The Circuit. Benedictine College hosted its annual spring transfer beanie banquet on January 17, 2017 with a total of 26 new students. Rachel Zook, Lead Student Ambassador, is ready for them to get started on their new journey. “I’m looking forward to them understanding and seeing why everyone says they love the community here […]

A piece titled "Transcedence" from Monica Deardurffs' art show titled, "Bloom". Photo by Monica Deardurff

Senior art shows

By Sarah Sapenoff, The Circuit. Taking place throughout the rest of the semester is the art majors’ senior art shows. The art majors’ senior show is a way for the seniors to share the things they have learned about art while at Benedictine. “It’s an opportunity to show the ways you’ve grown as an artist, […]

Donald Trump takes the Oath of Office on January 20th in Washington, D.C., becoming the 45th President of the United States.

President Trump’s historical significance

By Nick Servi, The Circuit. Donald Trump is now the 45th President of the United States. With his inauguration on January 20, Trump takes over the highest leadership position in our country. As the first non-politician to become President, Trump’s actions will show what legacy he wants to achieve as commander-in-chief. Dr. John Settich, Chairman […]

Students take advantage of photo station at dance.  Photo by Ivy Mackey.

Winter Wonderland Dance goes dim

By Ivy Mackey, The Circuit. The Winter Wonderland dance has been a Benedictine College tradition for four years, but this year it featured a couple new twists. On Jan. 14, the semi-formal event took place at the Ferrell Academic Center from 8:30 to 11:00 p.m. The major change at this year’s alcohol free event, was […]

Around 360 students attended the SEEK conference with Benedictine College on Jan. 3-7 in San Antonio, Texas. Photo by Emily Harpole

SEEKing is believing

By Hope Thompson, The Circuit. Benedictine College students joined 13,000 other young Catholics Jan 3-7 for the SEEK Conference in San Antonio, Texas. The conference was put on by the Fellowship of Catholic University Students, an organization that was founded in 1998 at Benedictine, but now has missionaries at various colleges around the country. Their […]