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New York Times Best-selling author, Isabel Wilkerson, visits JCU

    A diverse audience gathered in the Donahue Auditorium on Thursday, Oct. 8 to hear Isabel Wilkerson, author of “The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration.” Students, community members, families and JCU faculty and staff attended Wilkerson’s lecture.   Isabel Wilkerson is from Washington, D.C. and is a graduate of…

Greek life presents first JCU showcase for student talent

  The First Annual John Carroll Community Showcase by JCU Greek Life, held in Kulas Auditorium on Saturday, Oct. 3,  was a night filled with laughs and plenty of talent.   The 12 acts who were shown in the showcase included performances involving dancing, guitar playing, piano playing, comedy and singing. The competition had two…

Greek life presents first JCU showcase for student talent

  The First Annual John Carroll Community Showcase by JCU Greek Life, held in Kulas Auditorium on Saturday, Oct. 3,  was a night filled with laughs and plenty of talent.   The 12 acts who were shown in the showcase included performances involving dancing, guitar playing, piano playing, comedy and singing. The competition had two…

Grasselli’s Banned Books series hopes to spark opinions

Banned Books Week is approaching and John Carroll University is participating in the nationwide event to bring awareness on this issue regarding freedom of speech.   Banned Books Week was founded in 1982 by Judith Krug and has been sponsored by the American Library Association. The week-long event begins Sept. 27 and continues until Oct.…

Disney to make a new ‘Mary Poppins’

They say, “a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down,” but a film remake of the classic “Mary Poppins” is a tough pill for people to swallow. Disney has announced that a new sequel live-action musical film, drawing from P.L. Travers’ children’s book series, “Mary Poppins” is in the works.   The original 1964…

Fall into the fashion trends of the season

  It’s time to put the shorts and flip-flops away and bring out the boots and sweaters. Every year, the trends change, and 2014 is no different.   Fall trends debut in the spring during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City. The hottest celebrities and fashion designers gather to see what the hottest looks…