September 2022

All posts published in September 2022

14 posts

NFL Profile: Aaron Rodgers

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Caleb White, Online Editor Voted league MVP by the Associated Press for the 2011, 2014, 2020 and 2021 NFL seasons, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is commonly held to be one of the greatest football players of all time. Maybe even the greatest.  I... More »

Mac Jones Injured

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Adam Ide Sports Editor   New England Patriots quarterback Mac Jones went down in the final plays on Sunday, Sept 25, in the 37-26 home loss to the Baltimore Ravens. The starting quarterback was in considerable pain as he hopped off of the field and was ca... More »

The Exciting Evolution of Esports

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Adam Ide, Sports Editor & Caleb White, Online Editor Nearly every student has seen the state-of-the-art esports lounge in the middle of the Hagan Campus Center. Unfortunately, it is rare to see anyone utilizing the space, and if it is in use, then it is... More »

What’s the Deal with Blue and White Sports?

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Adam Ide, Sports Editor The Assumption University Greyhounds compete in the Division II New England 10 conference. A large number of varsity sports teams on campus play with some of the best competitors that Division II has to offer. Assumption University is ... More »

Assumption Football from an Insider’s Perspective

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Kailey Bisbee, Staff Writer The Assumption football team has always been a force to be reckoned with. Every season, they have a whole team of students and staff that help make games possible.  Students have an opportunity to be a part of the team through the... More »

Ghostly Goonies Shipwreck Origins

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Maureen Lynch, Editor in Chief For years, a treasure trove of beeswax and Chinese porcelain has been washing up on the Oregon coast, according to NPR. This led to abounding in the area, with locals telling stories of pirates and treasure, which is said to hav... More »

Farewell Queen Elizabeth The Second

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Kailey Bisbee, Staff Writer Sadly, one of the longest-reigning monarchs has recently passed. Queen Elizabeth II has passed on Sept. 8, 2022 due to severe health complications. She was born on April 21, 1926. She lived a full life enduring World War 2 and taki... More »

New Doherty High School in Flames

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Adam Ide, Sports Editor The new Doherty High School construction site caught fire on Monday, Sep. 12, while workers were operating welding equipment. The fire was put out quickly, and the Worcester Public School District leaders are optimistic that the fire h... More »

The Trial of Alex Jones

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Caroline Branch, Staff Writer On Sept. 13, Alex Jones, a far-right pundit and host of Infowars began his second trial in the defamation case against the families of those who lost their lives in the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre. Jones has claimed, since April 201... More »

Aiming our Sites High

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Ethan Buckingham, Staff Writer If you spend your days immersed in science fiction, or with your head in the clouds, get ready for a space age dream to come to life.  NASA has recently announced the scheduled launch date of its new poster child, Artemis I, an... More »

Senator Graham Introduces Federal Abortion Ban

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Maureen Lynch, Editor in Chief On Tuesday, September 13, Senator Lindsey Graham (Republican-South Carolina) introduced a bill to Congress that would ban abortion at 15 weeks in a woman’s pregnancy. The bill comes as many Americans are feeling tension becaus... More »