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Celebrating 50 years of women at John Carroll University

Celebrating 50 years of women at John Carroll University

Olivia Shackleton, Editor-in-Chief February 7, 2019

“It’s the 50th anniversary of John Carroll admitting women full-time, making it a co-educational institution,” said Doan Winkle, chair of entrepreneurship and director of the Muldoon Center for Entrepreneurship. John...

Column: Where is God in the multiverse?

Sophia Maltese, Campus Editor February 7, 2019

I have often seen science fiction characters transcend dimensional constraints. The characters will typically escape to either a utopia or a desolate landscape, each holding an alternate version of the...

Cold temperatures lead to cancelled class

Megan Grantham, Campus Editor February 7, 2019

Students all over John Carroll’s campus excitedly read the news on Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 29, that classes were cancelled for the following day. Although relieved to have a day off of classes, many...

Column: WALL-E’s world?

Megan Grantham, Campus Editor January 31, 2019

 “Television won’t be able to hold onto any market it captures after the first six months. People will soon get tired of staring at a plywood box every night,” stated Darryl Zanuck, a 20th Century...

We need meaning, not food - Paul Chappell talks peace with JCU

We need meaning, not food – Paul Chappell talks peace with JCU

Sophia Maltese, Campus Editor January 31, 2019

Paul Chappell did not begin his life as an agent of peace. That part of him did not step forward until he was an adult, until he had experienced true destructive thoughts and found the strength to not...

Does JCU value adjunct professors?

Does JCU value adjunct professors?

Olivia Shackleton, Editor-in-Chief January 31, 2019

Editor’s note: During the Fall 2018 semester, The Carroll News was alerted that adjunct professors wanted a public voice to address grievances they have with the University. There will be a weekly installment...

JCU faculty spotlight: visiting professor William Weaver

JCU faculty spotlight: visiting professor William Weaver

Sophia Maltese, Campus Editor January 31, 2019

“I’m going to lose my cool factor and come off as very geeky if I talk about my coolest experience,” laughed visiting communication professor William Weaver as he reflected on his film career in...

Alum Mike Scanlan reflects on his career prior to new JCU post

Alum Mike Scanlan reflects on his career prior to new JCU post

Megan Grantham, Campus Editor January 31, 2019

The Tim Russert Department of Communication and Theatre kicked off its spring semester with its Russert Speaker Series featuring Mike Scanlan, the new JCU executive director of strategic communications,...

Column: School choice: a catalyst for religious freedom and social justice

Sophia Maltese, Campus Editor January 24, 2019

My mom never stops moving. Whether it be selling pull-cards at our church’s bingo or taking calls at the fish fry, she is always involved, always on her feet and always working toward something. So,...

JCU alum is fired from Cleveland Clinic for anti-Semitic tweets

JCU alum is fired from Cleveland Clinic for anti-Semitic tweets

Megan Grantham, Campus Editor January 24, 2019

Lara Kollab, a 2013 John Carroll University graduate, was recently fired from her job at the Cleveland Clinic as a direct result of her social media posts negatively targeting Jewish patients. Kollab,...

Samaria Rice gives social justice lecture

Mary Scherer, The Carroll News January 24, 2019

Samaria Rice, mother of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy who was fatally shot by police on the mistaken assumption that he was carrying a real gun, came to speak to John Carroll University students, staff...

Student Union inagurates Mike Bishop

Student Union inagurates Mike Bishop

Olivia Shackleton, Editor-in-Chief January 24, 2019

“For those of you starting your term, I hope that you keep that passion for bettering the student body and the John Carroll community for the entire time you are in these positions,” said Jacob Schupp...

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