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College to host annual public speaking contest

Sarah Hummel, Crier Staff

March 15, 2019

On Tuesday, March 26 from 4 to 6 p.m. in Dana 1D, the college will hold its annual public speaking contest, hosted by the English Department. The three award-winning speeches will be reprised on Wednesday, April 10 at 12:30 pm...

Card. John Henry Newman is soon to be canonized

Anthony Mollica, Guest Writer

March 15, 2019

Pope Francis announced recently that Blessed John Henry Newman will be canonized as a saint in the Catholic Church, after a second miracle was attributed to his intercession.  He was beatified by Pope Benedict XIV in 2010 an...

Annual Days of Giving: We are all Anselmian

Erin Lally, Guest Writer

March 15, 2019

On April 4th and 5th, Saint Anselm’s fifth annual Days of Giving will take place. In just 48 hours we hope to break records and invite 2,024 individuals to give back to what has made them Anselmian. Each gift represents one studen...

Spiritual guru takes a faith-based approach to the 2020 presidential election

Janelle Fassi, Crier Staff

March 15, 2019

Looking forward to the 2020 presidential election, Democrat Marianne Williamson labels herself as an underdog. Williamson is the host of the Ultimate Health Podcast and a New York Times bestselling author. She accepts she is not ...

Amy Klobuchar town hall covers health care and Green Deal proposal

Juliann Guerra, News Editor

March 15, 2019

Amy Klobuchar’s Town Hall special involved her answering a series of questions from audience members in the Koonz Theater.  The event was broadcasted by CNN and hosted by Don Lemon. Klobuchar addressed topics such as Universal...

I’m a good person! Isn’t that enough? No it isn’t

David Micali, Crier Staff

March 15, 2019

At an event entitled “I’m a Good Person! Isn’t That Enough?” Debby Irving spoke to a crowd of people about race and how being a good person is not enough to combat racism. On Feb. 21 in the Dana Center, Debby Irving,...

Residence Life talks about housing myths

Abby Arsenault, News Editor

March 15, 2019

With the housing lottery approaching, freshmen, sophomores, and juniors are all finalizing their plans for next year. Some concern has been raised regarding whether larger than average class size will affect room availability i...

Senator Harris visits NHIOP ahead of primary elections

Samantha Jette, Copy Editor

March 15, 2019

Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) visited the NHIOP on Feb. 19 to speak at a Politics & Eggs event. Harris announced her 2020 Democratic presidential campaign on Jan. 21. Harris used this opportunity to dismiss rumors that she would no...

Congratulatory remarks for Fr. Jonathan

February 22, 2019

Comments from Abbot Mark: “I join with every Benedictine monk of Saint Anselm Abbey in congratulating Fr. Jonathan on this prestigious award,” said Abbot Mark A. Cooper, abbot of Saint Anselm Abbey and chancellor of Saint A...

ACCU 2019 – Hesburgh Award Remarks by Father Jonathan DeFelice, O.S.B.

February 22, 2019

Thank you all so very much.   Thank you. It was about a year and a half ago at least that Michael Galligan-Stierle called me to tell me that Board had selected me for this great honor. It was the first time in many, many,...

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