Articles by John Coughlin

Ever-growing Immersion programs let students live out Jesuit mission

John Carroll University’s mission statement reads, “As a Jesuit Catholic University, John Carroll inspires individuals to excel in learning, leadership and service in the region and in the world.” It is in this mission and responsibility that this institution prepares its students for the world. In addition to academia, which provides a core curriculum used…

JCU was listening: Community responds to resident’s letter

John Carroll University’s consistent conflict with the citizens of University Heights has resurfaced, this time with a written complaint in a letter to the editor. In the letter, which was published by the Sun News, a local Northeast Ohio newspaper, a University Heights resident expressed her complaints regarding John Carroll students’ ill-mannered party habits. The…

Homecoming gets wild in more ways than one: students witness capybaras birth during dance

Needless to say, the 2012 John Carroll University Homecoming dance got a little “wild.” In addition to its venue at the Rainforest in the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and a few hundred rambunctious college students, this year’s dance provided attendees with a glimpse into the uncertainty that accompanies the world’s natural environments. Shortly after the first…