J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis were good friends within their academic community at Oxford. Among their conversations, dragons were said to be mentioned as often as the average person might discuss the weather. I think...
About a year ago I wrote two articles on the emergent COVID-19, where I discounted the impact it would have on Benedictine College and America.    I didn’t think that it would hurt us so badly, and...
At the time of writing this, we don’t know who the next President of the United States will be.  All that I can say, however, is that I am grateful election season is over. I know it’s...
Many students at BC that I have encountered do not have a Twitter account because it provides a negative outlook on life or it is too difficult to navigate.   Rianna England, junior, explains her reasoning, “I never learned how...
Our current situation lends itself to forming new habits. Not only in an immediately local sense, but nationally, our situation is that of a “new normal.” With new procedures and protocol, we have adopted an...
Note: Editors Liam Keating, Fisher Ward, and John Tuttle explore how their grandparents used traditional media and how this influence has affected them. Blood and ink by Editor-in-Chief Liam Keating Freshman year I chose to study Journalism. But...
In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic and civil unrest have made humans struggle heartily. Yet, we continue to persevere through hardships and anguish. Everyone has had to adapt and change their way of life to accommodate...
Oh, hay there. The Circuit staff takes thanksgiving very seriously. We give thanks to those around us because being with family makes everything butter. The only difference between your average turkey goer and us during this...
College does not provide constants. Students move dorms and residencies every year, friends graduate and move on and classes switch every semester.  I might be wrong, but if you ask an incoming college freshman and an...
As a body-soul composite, we are human. Beautiful and corrupted in our world, yet still human. Existing gives opportunity and inspiration surrounds us.   The ability for a human to exist and prosper exactly where they are...