Campus

Student becomes local hip hop artist

Devin Tyler/Staff Writer Social Work major Isaac Nolte may appear to be the average college student on campus but off campus Nolte is creating his own Hip-Hop music. Nolte is currently taking English Composition and Sociology and is president of the Catholic Newman Association. Though Nolte is now a college student and involved in campus …

Editorial

Handgun permits should be universal

Staff Editorial Proposed House Bill 822 would allow anyone with a valid state-issued concealed firearm permit to carry a concealed firearm in any state that issues such permits or does not prohibit the carrying of a concealed firearm. Of the 50 states, only Illinois does not allow concealed carry in any form. Every other state …

Community

Help Ronald Mcdonald

Debbi Lynch/ Staff Writer The first Ronald McDonald House (RMD) opened in Philadelphia in 1974. It was largely the inspiration of Fred Hill, a Philadelphia Eagles football player whose daughter was undergoing treatment of leukemia. He enlisted the aid of his teammates and the local McDonald’s restaurant franchises to raise the funds to purchase and …

Community

Bikers unite to battle breast cancer

Addi Mirelez/Page Designer New organizations are rising throughout the country in optimism towards a more successful year of fighting against breast cancer. Bikers Battling Breast Cancer (BBBC) is a nonprofit organization that supports people with the treacherous disease. Founded in 2006 by Lisa Herman, her mission was to create a successful business in bringing awareness …