The History of Mardi Gras

By Mary Kate Wirfel

Mardi Gras, French for Fat Tuesday, has been celebrated throughout the world on the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday. As the Lenten season dawns upon us, I think that we all should learn where Mardi Gras came from and why it’s so popular in New Orleans,  Louisiana.Continue Reading

5 Things Every Hilbert Student Should Know

By Morgan Nellis

Student Discounts

 The power of a Hilbert Student ID card goes much further than most students realize. Generally, the student ID cards can are used for borrowing books from the McGrath Library or to gain entrance to select campus events, such as Hilbert sports games, or to activities put on by other colleges and universities. However, most students don’t know that their Student IDs can actually save them money, too. Continue Reading