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FACEOFF: An in-depth look at donating to the university after graduation

Andy Dunklee & Lauren Sanchez

April 23, 2018

Get what you give: Donating to St. Edward’s ensures enhanced college experience for future students, faculty, alumniBy Andy DunkleeSince the year 1999, the Office of Advancement has raised 174.7 million dollars from donations to the universit...

The evolution of St. Edward’s and the Catholic Church since Vatican II

Matthew San Martin, News Editor

April 23, 2018

For St. Edward’s, the Holy Cross education has been the backbone of the institution since its founding in 1877. Throughout the university’s history, the idea of what it means to be a Catholic college student has been changed a...

Mary Moody Northen Theater’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ excels through captivating performances, costumes

@yoyochrys

March 2, 2018

Upon entering the theater, my friend looked at me and jokingly warned, “Don’t get attached to any of the characters.”“I may already know how the story ends,” I replied.However familiar you are with the legendary tragedy, i...

U.S. Bishops lead efforts for a DACA fix

Andrea Guzman

February 27, 2018

As the Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal of a federal judge’s ruling that required the government to keep the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in place, the Catholic community in Austin urged for more far-...

‘Black Panther’ emphasizes connections of fantasy, society

@eliana_532

February 19, 2018

Representation is the ability to serve as a counterpart or image of someone or something. Grasping the identity of an entire culture is no easy task, especially when you have society ready to judge. At the same time, an aware...

New Year, New Movies: 8 films to look out for in 2018

@SaintCanaan

January 29, 2018

As we hope and pray 2018 will be a reprieve from the chaos and uncertainty of the past year, I would like to propose something hopeful: film. 2018 is loaded full of promising and interesting film releases, and here are eight (in ...

Oscar Nominations 2018: The good, the snubs and the ugly

@spideygirl_07

January 29, 2018

In about a month, the Academy will put an end to the campaigns and arguments of 2017’s best films. Viewers woke up early on Jan. 23 to see which artists were nominated for their craft in categories like producing, directing...

Disappointed fans petition following Joss Whedon’s ‘Justice League’

@LaurenHalSan

December 1, 2017

The news of “Justice League” flopping in theaters comes as no surprise after actually sitting down in theaters and watching it. Let’s face it, fans of DC should have seen this coming when it was announced Joss Whedon would b...

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