Articles by Jenny Friedman

JCU professor caught in quake

Santa Casciani, associate professor of Italian language and literature at John Carroll University, was caught amidst the deadliest earthquake to strike Italy in decades. Casciani, who survived the earthquake without injury, was a witness to the devastating aftermath of the earthquake that destroyed a town and left 270 dead, thousands injured and even more homeless.

Dragged away

The John Carroll University-sponsored Drag Show event set for Feb. 19 was postponed this year due to conflicts with Ignatian Heritage Week. The Office of Student Activities instructed the Student Union Programming Board to postpone the event due to the controversial nature of a drag show being held at a Jesuit institution during a spiritual week.