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Another Gatsby Film Opens Friday — Will This One Be Great?

LaSalle 20th Century Literature professor Margot Soven hopes the new film conveys the central drama, of wanting something money can’t buy.

05/09/2013

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Autism Conference at La Salle University Examines Pathways To Fulfilled Lives

The two-day conference heard from Dr. Temple Grandin, a noted author on autism who is herself autistic.

05/03/2013

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Expert Urges Parents To Limit Children’s Exposure to Bombing News From Boston

The 24-hour news cycle continues to spread the trauma of the Boston bombings worldwide in the blink of an eye, and that can easily be too much for kids.

04/17/2013

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La Salle University Student Reportedly Raped On Easter Sunday

The assault reportedly happened on 10th Street, more than a mile off campus.

04/03/2013

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La Salle Fans Proud Of Their Team Despite Loss

A slow start and Wichita State’s domination in the paint doomed La Salle, whose amazing run to the sweet 16 captivated a city desperate for some sports success.

03/29/2013

La Salle v Ole Miss

Ramon Galloway’s Father Attends Every Game, Despite Blindness

Of all the thousands of fans who have seen star La Salle guard Ramon Galloway play, his father is not one of them.

03/26/2013

Andrew Albert, Mike McCoy, Rachel Finkbeiner, and David Grzybowski (credit: La Salle TV)

Get La Salle TV / Daily Collegian To Los Angeles To Cover The Sweet 16

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A group of La Salle University reporters is asking for your help. When the Men’s basketball team made the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 21 years, four student reporters decided […]

03/25/2013

(Explorers' guard Tyreek Duren.  File photo by Greg Carroccio, Sideline Photos)

La Salle Loses To Butler, 69-58 In Atlantic 10 Tournament

La Salle loses to Butler, 69-58 in the Atlantic 10 quarterfinals, and now the Explorers must await their NCAA tournament fate.

03/15/2013

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Local Catholics React To Election Of New Pope

The election of Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio as Pope Francis has local Catholics very excited.

03/13/2013

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Group Of La Salle University Students Rescued During Hiking Trip In Kentucky

LaSalle University says 37 students and three staff members are safe Friday after being lost while hiking in Kentucky last night.

03/08/2013

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Tales Of Iraq’s Reconstruction, La Salle Students Get An Insider’s View

La Salle University students, this week, heard a scathing account of America’s counter-insurgency effort in Iraq.

03/02/2013

(Ben Stein addresses an economic outlook luncheon at La Salle University.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Pundit Ben Stein Says America’s Education System Is Not Keeping Up

Actor, economist, and conservative commentator Ben Stein, in Philadelphia to address a luncheon at La Salle University, says America has some serious problems, not all of which are from Washington, DC.

01/29/2013

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Local Expert: Purchase Of Star Wars Franchise A Good Move For Disney

More Star Wars movies on the way? Disney’s purchase of Lucasfilm could leave fans and shareholders in 7th heaven.

11/01/2012

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La Salle University Professor Weighs In On Ryan Selection

When describing the Paul Ryan pick, La Salle Political Science Professor Ed Turzanski used a term that many other political pundits have used….Bold.

08/11/2012

Ralph Fiennes as the title character in Coriolanus. (Credit: The Weinstein Company)

La Salle Professor: Modernizing the Bard Should Be Barred

The actor who was Voldemort in the Harry Potter films is now playing another guy who’s difficult to like, in a modern setting for a Shakespearean tragedy. A Shakespeare scholar asks, why bother?

03/05/2012

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