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  • Jessica Benson charged with felony

    Jessica Benson charged with felony

    By DENISE SEYFER On  April 17, former Mount Mary University scholar Jessica Benson shuffled into court with her hands cuffed. She wore a navy blue jail shirt. Her now long, black wavy hair provided a shield from cameras that awaited information of her fate. She was charged with one count of robbery of a financial institution, as a party to a crime. Benson’s 11-month disappearance Nearly one year […]

     
  • Photo by RACHEL SCHNEIDERPhoto shows the fashion district in downtown Milwaukee.

    Milwaukee fashion district: Showing love for the locals

    By  RACHEL SCHNEIDER schneidr@mtmary.edu There are two distinct places in the country one typically thinks of when hearing the term “fashion district:” New York City and Los Angeles. Both cities are hundreds of miles from Milwaukee. Milwaukee, like most Midwestern states, is not well-known for fashion. New York City and Los Angeles typically receive fashion trends a year before the Midwest. They are also home […]

     
  • Vinted: Buy, sell, swap at online resale shop

    Vinted: Buy, sell, swap at online resale shop

    By PA CHANG HER herp@mtmary.edu Renew. Reuse. Refashion. Do you have clothes sitting in your closet waiting to be worn or tossed out? You can make extra cash by selling or swapping out your closet for something new with Vinted, a new app that helps you swap, sell and buy clothes and accessories worldwide. It is free to register and it is recommended that Facebook […]

     
  • Adopting your own Hank

    Adopting your own Hank

    Brewer fans hooked by the Hank hype By CHRISTINA CARAYANNOLPOULOS The world of Major League Baseball, specifically the Milwaukee Brewers and their fans, celebrated the latest addition of new Brewers member, Hank the Dog, during preseason Brewers games as well as on Opening Day at Miller Park. Some say the Hank the Dog craze has become a marketer’s dream come true. Hank souvenirs fly off […]

     
  • Rennie’s ramblings: This I believe

    Rennie’s ramblings: This I believe

    The 1950s were a very different time than the one we live in now. During that time, the average salary, for men that is, was a few dollars short of $3000. Only 2.16 percent of the entire population was unemployed, mostly because being a house-wife was considered a job. Rosa Parks created headlines as well as Elvis and rock-n-roll, poodle skirts, the polio vaccine creation […]

     
  • AEppeltreow Winery and Distillery offers education and unique beverages

    AEppeltreow Winery and Distillery offers education and unique beverages

    By JIMMY BENTIVENGA AEppelTreow Winery may satisfy anyone’s craving to venture out-of-doors after a long, cold Wisconsin winter. For those over the age of 21, consider exploring one of the state’s 45 wineries. Southeast Wisconsin, known as the Glacial Hills region, boasts more than a dozen wineries, a couple of which are less than an hour from Mount Mary. AEppelTreow Winery and Distillery (pronounced: Apple True) is […]

     
  • Fashion Association holds fundraising events on campus

    Fashion Association holds fundraising events on campus

    By RACHEL SCHNEIDER The Mount Mary Fashion Association teamed up with former Fashion Association leader Laura Bavlnka, a senior Apparel Product Development major working at Fair Trade for All, to host the Pashmina Party on Feb. 12 and Feb. 13. “Fair Trade is a production that ensures a fair living wage to artisans who create handmade goods and foods,” Bavlnka said. Fair Trade changes lives Bavlnka gave a […]

     
  • Recent gun threat leaves campus at risk

    Recent gun threat leaves campus at risk

    By BRITTANY SEEMUTH seemuthb@mtmary.edu A notification was sent from Mount Mary University’s Rave Alert System to approximately 140 Caroline Hall residents, putting the dorms on lockdown at 9:34 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 24. The Rave Alert System was first initialized in the fall 2011 semester. The system sends out an immediate notification through text message to subscribed cellphone users. In prior years, emergency notifications were sent through […]

     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • Jessica Benson charged with felony

    Jessica Benson charged with felony

    By DENISE SEYFER On  April 17, former Mount Mary University scholar Jessica Benson shuffled into court with her hands cuffed. She wore a...

     
 
 

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