Egyptian general warns against continued unrest

By Jeffrey Fleishman Los Angeles Times (MCT) CAIRO _ Egypt’s top military commander warned President Mohammed Morsi and opposition parties Tuesday to end days of bloodshed and unrest before the nation slides into chaos that may jeopardize the economy and “lead to the collapse of the state.” The ominous statement from Gen. Abdel Fattah Sisi … More Egyptian general warns against continued unrest

Opinion – The history of the Second Amendment

Due to recent events, the nations focus has turned to gun control and what to do to prevent mass shootings. Some people want to ban assault weapons and high capacity magazines. The biggest question being discussed is whether banning or restricting the availability of such items is in violation of the Second Amendment. The history … More Opinion – The history of the Second Amendment

The Scroll- Issue 8 available in print and online

The first issue of the new semester is out and is available in print and online. Among some of the top stories for this issue are: Women’s basketball readies for conference (Pg. 1) Senior Spotlight: Heather Hewitt (Pg. 3) H.M.S. Pinafore voyages back onto stage (Pg. 4) Opinion: Armed to the teeth with thoughts on … More The Scroll- Issue 8 available in print and online

Abel ties cracked and dirt art to nature

Decaying sidewalks, statues missing arms, and “perfection through imperfection.” For Tom Abel, this is art at its finest. Abel, whose ceramic work is currently on display in the Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center, is an artist who aims for imperfection. His plates are cracked and his vases appear ancient. “This is my type of art for … More Abel ties cracked and dirt art to nature

Mankato man wins Lifeworks’ Personal Achievement Award

Eugen Kavan, 24, recently won an award from the nonprofit organization Lifeworks, which Kavan has been a part of for the last five years.  Lifeworks assists those with disabilities by integrating them into their community. Every year, Lifeworks gives an award to one of their 600 to 700 clients in Minnesota called the Personal Achievement … More Mankato man wins Lifeworks’ Personal Achievement Award