By Marie Rioux Atchison now has three new Benedictine postulants, with two at St. Benedict’s Abbey and one at Mount St. Scholastica. Emily Bauer, Benedictine College class of 2015, has now spent slightly over a week as...
Fr. Simon Baker, OSB, and chaplain of Benedictine College, was removed from campus ministry earlier this week after Benedictine Abbey officials discovered previously established behavioral boundaries were not being followed.  The announcement came in a press...
The Benedictine College Department of Theatre & Dance has been faced with the challenge of presenting theatre in the midst of COVID-19 regulations on campus this semester. Since campus social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines apply to...
Today marks the release of the latest e-edition of The Circuit, which can be read in full and downloaded here. Within its virtual pages are stories of abounding charity and the need to return to...
The Benedictine College volleyball team has a new leader. The Raven Athletics Department announced the hiring of Victoria Hurtt as the new head coach late last month. Athletic Director Charlie Gartenmayer said Hurtt was a standout among the candidates for the job. “She...
Joseph Lynch, Managing Editor The Newman Hall Residence Director, Horacio Gonzalez is no longer employed by Benedictine College as of the first of October. Meanwhile, the Newman RA’s deal with the transition period as they await...
The weekend is here and with it - the latest digitally-exclusive edition of The Circuit. This issue is brimming with stories both intriguing and revealing. Read about how local Atchisonians and Benedictine faculty and students...
An American Red Cross blood drive on the Benedictine College campus provided participants with free COVID-19 antibody testing which attracted students wondering if they have been infected with the virus COVID.  Isaac Rudolph, junior, organized this first blood drive...
After a hacking incident in the Fall of 2019, Benedictine College has purchased two new firewalls and beginning to utilize a web filtering service called FortiGuard.   Randy Rowland, director of information technology (IT), explained that the...
David Mannella, sophomore member of the cross-country team, recently broke the 8K school record at the 2021 Heart of America Athletic Conference Championships in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  With a personal best time of 25:16, Mannella captured a second-place individual finish and earned himself a first-team All-Conference honor.  Most importantly, he earned a...