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Daily Mass provides opportunity to reflect in presence of Jesus Christ

Daily Mass provides opportunity to reflect in presence of Jesus Christ

John Mayer Reflection We all need strength to carry us throughout the week. And regardless of what year we find ourselves in, all college students know that each day presents…

Silent Retreat offers students respite from noisy, busy world

Silent Retreat offers students respite from noisy, busy world

Laura Fay Editor-in-Chief A dozen University students took part in a three-day silent retreat at Chapman Lake from Friday to Sunday. St. Ignatius’s Spiritual Exercises formed the basis for the…

Pope marries couples from unconventional backgrounds

Pope marries couples from unconventional backgrounds

Cailin Potami Faith Editor Pope Francis presided as 20 diverse couples exchanged vows Sunday. Francis chose to invite the brides and grooms to gather in Saint Peter’s Basilica for a…

Researchers track bighorn sheep

Researchers track bighorn sheep

LIZ KEARNEY Associated Press YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — A handful of bighorn sheep in and around Yellowstone National Park are wearing radio collars. The bighorn sheep and another small population…

Dogs trained to smell cancer

Dogs trained to smell cancer

Jessica Nickel Science & Technology Correspondent Dogs are called man’s best friend for a wide variety of reasons. A new study may add one more reason to that list. According…

iPhone 6 brings major improvements

Jesse Koerner Science & Technology Correspondent September 19, 2014 is the day that millions of people have been anxiously awaiting; the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are being released…

Student investment fund prepares for new year

Student investment fund prepares for new year

PRISM HOPES to capitalize on bullish bets on companies that are focused on sustainable long-term profits. Students meet in the Alperin Financial Center weekly. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons Kevin…

Alibaba set to raise more than $25 billion in IPO

Alibaba set to raise more than $25 billion in IPO

  Michael Bianco Business Correspondent A China-based company by the name of Alibaba will offer shares to the public through an initial public offering (IPO) on Friday. Shares of the…

Coach Strong retires

Coach Strong retires

By Carmine Gerrity-Gemei Sports Editor   Mike Strong, legendary head coach of the women’s basketball team, announced his retirement Wednesday citing health concerns. Strong is the winningest coach in Division…

UC attempts largest university venture fund

UC attempts largest university venture fund

After changing policies earlier this year that permitted The University to make direct financial investments in startups launched by its researchers, The University of California announced the creation of UC…