Category Archives: Lifestyles

Campus Ministry During Lent

Ailina Cunningham, Staff Writer Campus Ministry, which is located in Old Main 316, has been a helpful source of guidance and a resource to students of all denominations and religions who attend Saint Martin’s. However, as the campus is founded by Benedictine monks, the Ministry observes the Catholic Tradition. Currently, Saint Martin’s is observing Lent, the period where Catholic teaching

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Snowy Weekend at Saint Martin’s

Emmanuel Son, Staff Writer Between Feb. 11-14, much of the western Washington area was hit with the blast of a winter storm. While this year’s snowfall did not surpass 2019’s “Snowmageddon,” much of the accumulated snowfall made for notable numbers. The Seattle area this year saw about 8.9 inches of snow, which ended up setting an all-time record for February

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Campus Health Center

Sunya Chay, Staff Writer Since flu season is here, the possibility of getting sick is higher. Thankfully, the Student Health Center, located in Burton Hall, has resources to help. On their website, the Student Health Center lists the services that they offer including, “Basic medical care, limited disease management for chronic health problems, seasonal flu vaccines, and MMR vaccines.” They

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Sylvie’s Love Movie Review

Hillary Thompson, Staff Writer Sylvie’s Love was released on Jan. 27, 2020, and is now streaming on Amazon Prime. The movie illustrates a young woman meeting an aspiring saxophonist in her father’s record shop in 1950’s Harlem. Their love ignites a sweeping romance that transcends changing times, geography, and professional success. This movie portrays one of the greatest love stories

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The Little Things Movie Review

Emmanuel Son, Staff Writer The Little Things, directed by John Lee Hancock and streaming on HBO Max until Feb 28th, follows former homicide detective and long time Deputy Sheriff Joe “Deke” Deacon (Denzel Washington) when he partners up with new and young homicide detective Sergeant Jim Baxter (Rami Malek) as they work together in search of a serial killer who

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College First Impressions

Sunya Chay, Staff Writer With one semester under their belt, college life is not what many freshmen expected. Not only may it be a new experience for them, but with a pandemic happening, it made it harder for them to adjust and find their new “normal.”  For Kaylah Tibbits, a mechanical engineering major, college was going to be a challenging

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New Career Tools

Sophia Kobernusz-Gibbs, Staff Writer As many of us know,  Saint Martin’s Career Center has been working hard these past few months to help students with preparing to enter the workforce. We had a Virtual Career Fair this past fall, and now the emergence of new opportunities with the creation of the Career Center Program: Saint’s Promise. Director of the Career

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Student Online Shopping Habits

Ailina Cunningham, Staff Writer “Only 90s kids will remember when…” a phrase we hear all too often when referring to the pre-internet and electronic days. Now, to buy anything from pizza to school supplies, such as pencils, retractors, and calculators, one needs only to turn to their phone or laptop to buy everything. However, when given the opportunity, what exactly

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Students Return to Class

Shy Yamasaki, Staff Writer Saints have many of the opportunities that life on campus offers even with the precautions that the university has implemented.  Since much of the student body came back to school a couple of weeks ago, we all have had a difficult start trying to get into new routines. During the first week, we started to get

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Canna Cabana serves local and creative subs and shakes

Tinsae Shifreaw, Staff Writer  Canna Cabana Subs and Shakes is a local Lacey, Wash. establishment that has specialized in serving creative subs and shakes, made with fresh ingredients, since 2015.  The menu at Canna Cabana includes gourmet subs and shakes with creative twists. Their ice cream for the shakes are hand scooped and old-fashioned, while they bake fresh bread daily

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