Articles by Haley Turner

Senior Column: Haley Turner

  It’s hard to articulate my experience at John Carroll University in a single word or sentence. During my time at Carroll, I have been overwhelmed with feelings of belonging, community, love and happiness; but none of these words do justice to the splendor of being a Blue Streak for the past four years. I…

JCU cross country teams qualify three runners for Nationals

Women’s Cross Country   The majority of the John Carroll University women’s cross country team concluded its season with a solid eighth place finish (235 points) amongst 35 teams that competed at the NCAA Division III Great Lakes Regional Cross Country Championship Meet this on Saturday,  Nov. 15.   The seven runners representing JCU did…

Transition from Blackboard to Canvas begins

Students and faculty alike have been talking about the current switchover from the familiar Blackboard system to Canvas, a new learning management system being introduced this semester. The 2014-2015 school year will be used as a transition period for the change in systems. Some classes will be displayed on Canvas while others remain in Blackboard,…

JCU makes mark at two invitationals over weekend

  Heading into its third week of outdoor competition, the John Carroll University men’s track and field team split up this weekend. The majority of athletes competed Saturday at the Bob Kahn Invitational, hosted by Oberlin College.   Sophomore Rondel Armour won the long jump with a distance of 5.94 meters. Also faring well in…

Blue Streaks up their 9-1 record as they enter OAC play

  In its first year as an official varsity sport, it’s safe to say the John Carroll University men’s lacrosse team has become a force to be reckoned with.   The Blue Streaks headed north to Beloit, Wis. this past weekend to face Beloit College. The game ended in a 9-3 victory for JCU, making…

JCU weather rain and cold with strong performances

The John Carroll University men’s track and field team endured rain, wind and nearly freezing temperatures on Saturday, March 29 at the Don Frail Invitational held at Marietta College in Marietta, OH.   The precipitation and cold eventually led to the early departure of the team, depriving several athletes of a chance to compete in…

JCU turns in strong individual performances at 49er Classic

  Mens Track and Field   The John Carroll University’s men’s track and field team took to sunny Charlotte, N.C. to make its outdoor season debut on Friday, March 21 and Saturday, March 22, as JCU competed at the Charlotte 49er Classic.   The warm weather spurred on JCU to a solid performance in the…

JCU competes in Berea, Columbus, Kent in preparation for OACs

    Women’s Indoor Track & Field   The John Carroll University women’s track and field team had a plan to divide and conquer plan this weekend, as JCU runners went to three different locations.   The plan worked to perfection.   Most of the squad came together in the Greater Cleveland Championships on Firday,…

JCU indoor track & field teams take third at OAC Split Meets

  Men’s Track & Field   Coming into the 2014 Ohio Athletic Conference Split North Meet indoor track and field meet, the John Carroll University women’s track and field team was riding on momentum from a first place finish at the Baldwin Wallace Mid-January Meet on Tuesday, Jan. 21.   Stellar performances from relay and…