Tuesday, July 25, 2017
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The St. Mary’s College of Maryland (SMCM) women’s lacrosse team was defeated by Christopher Newport University (CNU) on April 18. This was the first game in the Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) tournament and it saw the Seahawks fall 8-7....
On April 13, Professors Iris Ford and Helen Daugherty orchestrated a class and community discussion on the topic of eviction.  The event centered around four panelists: Dennis Nicholson, the executive director of the St. Mary’s Housing Authority, Kerry Miciotto,...
Addie Schlussel is a biology and environmental studies major and over the last two semesters has been working on her biology St. Mary’s Project (SMP) looking at the effects of neonicotinoids (a class of insecticides) and an antidepressant (specifically...
April is National Volunteer Month, and SMCM Service and Social Change is doing a “social media blast” to inform the college about upcoming service events. They were able to raise over $5,600 from the Christmas in April Auction that...
The Bike Shop on campus has been under investigation by the Student Government Association (SGA) for the past few weeks. The Point News (TPN) first found out about the investigation at the SGA meeting on April 10. SGA’s internal...
At an all-campus meeting on April 10, St. Mary’s College of Maryland (SMCM) President Tuajuanda Jordan formally announced that an archaeological investigation had uncovered evidence of enslaved people’s quarters on the proposed site for the Jamie L. Roberts Athletic...
South Korea will hold its 19th election on May 9, 2017 due to President Park Geun-hye’s impeachment. The Removal of President Park from office came as a result of a corruption scandal that Ms. Park acted as an accomplice...
One of the world’s most sophisticated hackers, an alleged Russian programmer by the name of Pyotr Levashov, 36, was arrested in Spain over accusations of tampering with the 2016 US election. He was detained in Barcelona at the FBI’s...
A referendum in Turkey narrowly passed, with 51.3% of the votes supporting the proposal. The referendum allows the current parliamentary system to be replaced with an executive presidency. The winner of the next presidential election in 2019 will have...
Correction: An earlier version of this article online, as well as its iteration in print, was attributed to Martine Niyongabo. This was a mistake; the article was written by Beatrice Burroughs. In 2011, Taliban leaders met and voted to kill Malala Yousafzai,...