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March 23, 2017 - ‘More Life:’ A playlist by October Firm              March 23, 2017 - Weekly dose: The opiate crisis              March 23, 2017 - SLU’s top four date locations              March 23, 2017 - The joys of hammocking at Saint Louis University              March 23, 2017 - Actions, not oaths, needed for real change              March 23, 2017 - White House budget would make America less great              March 23, 2017 - Women’s tennis slaughters competition with three straight 7-0 victories at home              March 23, 2017 - Men’s tennis drops to 6-7 on the season             

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‘More Life:’ A playlist by October Firm

‘More Life:’ A playlist by October Firm

March 23, 2017 at 11:59 am 0 comments

On Saturday, March 18, musical artist Drake dropped his recent 22-song project “More Life.” The project premiered on iTunes Radio at 5 p.m. Drake calls his latest project a playlist and not an album because of the lack of flow in the overall project; there is a wide variety of […]

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Weekly dose: The opiate crisis

Weekly dose: The opiate crisis

March 23, 2017 at 11:58 am 0 comments

In 2014, a record-high 47,000 people died of drug overdoses. This was not due to cocaine, nor was it due to meth. Heroin wasn’t the culprit either. The overdoses were mainly the result of natural and semi-synthetic opioids such as oxycodone and hydrocodone, drugs obtained in as little as one […]

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SLU’s top four date locations

SLU’s top four date locations

March 23, 2017 at 11:57 am 0 comments

Few students know that Saint Louis University ranks as one of the top 10 most romantic colleges in St. Louis, Missouri. This is in part due to the many great date spots hidden around campus. Here, I have compiled a list of the best places for an on-campus date for […]

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The joys of hammocking at Saint Louis University

The joys of hammocking at Saint Louis University

March 23, 2017 at 11:57 am 0 comments

Imagine this: You have reached a state of complete and total relaxation, but you are not on an exotic vacation; you are experiencing feelings of intense euphoria that surround and overcome your physical being, but you have taken no psychedelic drug; you are suspended in midair for what seems like […]

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Actions, not oaths, needed for real change

Actions, not oaths, needed for real change

March 23, 2017 at 11:55 am 0 comments

On March 1, 2017, SLU’s Student Government Association suspended the Oath of Inclusion in order to “ensure the Oath of Inclusion better reflects its actual meaning and purpose on campus.” The Oath was developed by the SGA in the wake of several bias incidents that occurred in the spring of […]

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White House budget would make America less great

White House budget would make America less great

March 23, 2017 at 11:55 am 0 comments

Last week, the White House released a preliminary budget proposal for 2018. The plan demonstrates adherence to a large part of President Trump’s campaign message—to make America great again through increased investment in defense—but abandons other ideas that the president frequently promoted, such as increased spending on infrastructure. In addition, […]

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Women’s tennis slaughters competition with three straight 7-0 victories at home

Women’s tennis slaughters competition with three straight 7-0 victories at home

March 23, 2017 at 11:53 am 0 comments

SLU women’s tennis moved to a greater than .500 record over the past two weeks, winning four matches in a row before losing again. Their overall record now stands at 9-7. SLU women’s tennis has compiled their winning record largely behind stellar performances at home at the St. Clair Tennis […]

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Men’s tennis drops to 6-7 on the season

Men’s tennis drops to 6-7 on the season

March 23, 2017 at 11:53 am 0 comments

The men’s tennis team suffered three losses to fall to 6-7 on the season. The Bills faced IUPUI, Illinois State, Southern Illinois and Quincy. SLU faced IUPUI on March 3 in Indianapolis, Ind. and lost, 4-1. IUPUI took the doubles victory to head into singles play with a 1-0 advantage. […]

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Men’s basketball wraps up, shows promise for future

Men’s basketball wraps up, shows promise for future

March 23, 2017 at 11:52 am 0 comments

SLU Men’s Basketball traveled to Richmond for the final game of the regular season on March 4. Despite rallying to tie the game four times in the final 10 minutes and trailing by one with less than two minutes to play, the Billikens couldn’t grab the lead. SLU lost 72-62. […]

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Women’s basketball falls in second round of WNIT

Women’s basketball falls in second round of WNIT

March 23, 2017 at 11:51 am 0 comments

The women’s basketball team finished their post-season play with a quarterfinal win against Fordham, 68-58, and a semifinal loss to Dayton, 75-65, in the Atlantic 10 Championship. However, due to their impressive performance over the course of the season, the Bills earned a place in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament […]

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