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Father Pipp tests negative for COVID-19

Josie Schuman, Managing Editor

April 24, 2020

The John Carroll community had a COVID-19 scare when Rev. Tom Pipp, S.J., the rector of the Jesuit community at Schell House, showed symptoms of the virus and got tested. The COVID-19 Task Force, led by Vice President for Student...

Academic pass/fail policy in the works in response to student petition

Rachel Scully and Olivia Shackleton

April 2, 2020

A petition started and signed by John Carroll University students has led to faculty and administrators taking action, resulting in new rules for pass/fail grading that are expected to be announced by the end of the week.  Th...

Campus Column: The coronavirus can be devastating, even if you don’t contract the disease

Olivia Shackleton, Campus Editor

March 14, 2020

Last week, as we hit the most hectic part of the semester, everyone’s world was turned upside down by an email sent by President Michael Johnson on March 10. Johnson alerted students, faculty and staff that John Carroll wil...

Jack Connelly ’20 writes, directs and produces “Jesuspalooza”

Megan Grantham, Campus Editor

February 27, 2020

This past weekend, senior Jack Connelly brought his imaginative ideas to the stage with the production of his original one act play, “Jesuspalooza.” Connelly is studying creative writing at John Carroll, with minors in...

Campus Column: Theatre is Magic

Olivia Shackleton, Campus Editor

February 27, 2020

“Remember that theatre is magic and magic is theatre, and blessed are we who create that magic.” The cast and crew repeated these words before every show at my high school. I recall circling up before the show began and squeezing...

TV News Reporter Hollie Strano visits JCU

Sophia Maltese, Managing Editor

February 13, 2020

Hollie Strano, weathercaster and journalist for WKYC-TV, smoothed down the front of her bright pink dress in the dim lighting of the Dolan Reading Room. The space was filled with students chattering excitedly. Glancing at the...

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