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Corporate profits start to decline this year

Published: April 7, 2016 JORDAN REIS Staff Writer The Gross Domestic Product report from March 25 came with a surprising downside. The corporate profits for 2015 fell. The overall corporate…

Google’s car evolves into spotlight

Google’s car evolves into spotlight

Published: April 7, 2016   MARK PALUCCI Business Correspondent Imagine being disabled or even blind, but still being able to travel without help. Google is making this happen with autonomous…

PRISM leader attributes success to club

Published: April 7, 2016 MICHAEL BIANCO Staff Writer With its participation numbers swelling to record heights in recent semesters, PRISM, an acronym for Portfolio of Responsible Investments under Student Management,…

Biblical scholar enjoys her short time among University’s theology department

Published: April 7, 2016 MICHAEL MAZZUCA Staff Writer Assistant professor Mahri Leonard-Fleckman, Ph.D., never attended an English speaking mass until she returned home after international service. Fleckman, as students call…

Embracing our ashes: one student reflects on importance of sacrifice

Embracing our ashes: one student reflects on importance of sacrifice

Published: April 7, 2016 Reflection by MARISA RILEY  So Lent is over. For some this may be a relief, a freedom from fasts and a return to normal life. For…

Student joins Catholic Church over spring break

Student joins Catholic Church over spring break

Published: April 7, 2016 SARA MYERS Staff Writer Over spring break, sophomore Nicole Plantier was baptized, confirmed and received her first Eucharist in the Catholic Church. Her journey to the…

Villanova fan reflects on final

Published: April 7, 2016 Commentary by MATTHEW BASARA It is 2005, North Carolina and Villanova are playing in a Sweet 16 matchup in Syracuse at the Carrier Dome. I’m sitting…

Golf team continues successful year

Published: April 7, 2016 GABRIELLA FLETCHER Staff Writer The University’s men’s golf team is showing early signs of success in the opening weeks of the spring season. Their combined record…

Noble gases introduced by comets

Published: April 7, 2016 LIZ HARASYM Staff writer The volatile inventory of the inner planets’ atmospheres, including water, nitrogen, carbon and the noble gases, are the presumed results of asteroid…

New treatment proposed for HIV

Published: April 7, 2016 CATHERINE MURRAY Staff writer According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 9,961 youth (13-24 years old) were diagnosed with HIV in the…