Articles published in April, 2012

Alumni Corner: Brighten up

Keeping your clothes on-trend can be a pricey and time-consuming endeavor. As a college student with stereotypically limited funds, I knew I could only make a handful of purchases each season. So each bangle had to count. Each top needed to have more than three wears in it. Full disclosure I am still very much…

WJCU turns the dial to ‘cool’

“And that was ‘Up, up, up,’ by the Givers, and before that, ‘Love Spreads,’ by Stone Roses. Up next, we have ‘Wicked Game’ by Chris Isaac on 88.7, The Heights.” That’s what you might hear if you tune your dial to WJCU-FM on 88.7 on your drive home from work. In a recent article in…

WJCool-FM

Men’s Health recently released a list of the top 20 coolest college radio stations. John Carroll’s radio station, WJCU-FM, was given the honor of being on that list, which was compiled without the knowledge of each station. Being named to this list is great publicity for the University. Since WJCU-FM is only broadcast throughout the…

The Bayer Necessities: Not another Greek column…

It’s that time of year again at JCU – the week that everyone looks forward to with puppy dog-like enthusiasm and spends weeks preparing for. That’s right, I’m talking about National Osteopathic Medicine Week. Of course, everyone on campus is very excited to recognize the 78,000 osteopathic physicians in the United States and celebrate an…

Street swap

As of June 15, John Carroll University will no longer be located on North Park Boulevard. No, the campus isn’t moving. The address is changing. The University, in collaboration with University Heights and Shaker Heights city councils, has worked to change the name of North Park Boulevard. Beginning in June, the University will be found…

Cooney Meets World: Spreading Manresa love

I remember walking through the Atrium in the student center after 10 p.m. Mass one Sunday night a while back and seeing all these people in a circle with the same shirts on. A few of them were dancing around the inside of the circle, while everyone else was clapping and laughing. The sound of…

OurView: Road trip

On the last day of finals, May 11, I will be embarking on a journey that is known to be one of the greatest college traditions:  taking a road trip. I have been planning this voyage across this beautiful country of ours to Los Angeles for some time now, and in the process I have…