Weekend Update: student showcase, another mass shooting


It was another busy weekend at North Central, even as finals and the end of the term rapidly approach. Here’s a quick rundown of the highlights:

Campus News 

  • The Union held its Student Showcase Friday night, allowing students to perform a variety of talents, ranging from poetry to singing.
  • Students feeling stressed had a chance to alleviate those feelings at RHA’s Paint & De-stress Night by participating in activities like painting and making stress balls.
  • An event at Wentz Concert Hall rounded out a series of events celebrating Day of the Dead at North Central.

National News

  • A little more than a month has passed since the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history and this weekend, the country experienced the all-too-familar anguish again. A gunman in a small Texas town stormed a church, killing 26 people. The victims ranged in age from 18 months to 77 years.
  • Sen. Rand Paul was assaulted in his Kentucky residence by a neighbor, leaving the senator with five broken ribs.
  • Trump began his 12-day-long trip to Asia Sunday. High tensions and recent missile tests by North Korea will surely be a focal point.

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