Hilltop Views

Students work to understand the complexity of cryptocurrencies

February 5, 2018

Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin have experienced a rise in value in 2017. Bitcoin has peaked at around $20,000 per coin in December of last year.As cryptocurrencies gain popularity across the world, St.Ed’s students are wo...

Search for provost narrows to three candidates

January 29, 2018

In the search for a new provost, St. Edward’s University has narrowed down a pool of candidates from over 100 to three. One of them is Elizabeth Gill, who currently holds a position at Canisius College.On Jan. 29, faculty me...

Literature professor provides first edition education for all students

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January 29, 2018

You may recognize Dr. Alan Altimont on campus by a few markers. I think of him as a mix of Robert De Niro and Santa whilst wearing a fashionable bowtie--he’s been into wearing bowties for the past 15 years now.Altimont teac...

12VideoGames

@ggjd115

December 5, 2017

What are the first things that come to mind when you think of video games?  Do you think of  the “Call of Duty” or “Grand Theft Auto” series?  Or perhaps the “Mario”franchise or your favorite mobile phone games?  Wha...

Campus celebrates life of junior with study abroad fund, memorial

@G_Wilkosz

November 13, 2017

A week after the death of junior Kassandra “Kassie” Braun, on-campus organizations and groups continue to mourn and celebrate the world-traveler’s legacy.To commemorate her life, Braun’s friends from a summer 2016 study abro...

‘Coming out on the Seal’ event inspires, motivates LGBTQ+ Hilltoppers

@myrkamore

October 12, 2017

In honor of National Coming Out Day, St. Edward’s University’s PRIDE held a special "Coming Out on the Seal" event for members of the LGBTQ+ community to share their coming out story and hopefully inspire others to do the s...

Campus Ministry prepares for long-standing tradition of Founder’s Week

Jovahana Avila

October 10, 2017

Every October, St. Edward’s University celebrates its Holy Cross Heritage with Founders Week, which honors Father Edward Sorin, CSC and all members of the Congregation of the Holy Cross. The week focuses on engaging students wit...

Writer workshop urges writers to revitalize creative beginnings

Gianni Zorrilla, Life and Arts Editor

September 25, 2017

Origins, whether geographic, familial, or spiritual, often serve as the richest material for one’s writing. This weekend, renowned novelist and St. Edward’s University Writer In Residence Carrie Fountain, challenged ind...

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