Author: Alex Tchikou


OPINION: ‘BMF’ a local show worth watching

Black mafia family, most known as “BMF,” is a TV series that was created back in 2021 by Randy Huggins and sponsored by the famous artist, rapper and actor 50 Cent. This series is inspired from a true story, which makes it more interesting and intriguing to watch.  “BMF” is […]


Detroit Mercy counseling program receives vital grant

The University of Detroit Mercy’s counseling program has been awarded a $862,000 grant from the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) to continue its important work in addressing the mental and behavioral health needs of people in the community. This grant is part of a project designed by Dr. Nancy […]


UDM Student Advisory Board president stepping down

Student Advisory Board president Mark Formosa is stepping down.   When Formosa came to campus in Fall 2021, he and other freshmen in his class inherited a post pandemic slump experience, as there wasn’t much to do on campus. This did not phase Formosa though and he looked to make […]


OPINION: ‘Ordinary Angels’ an extraordinary film

When it comes to releasing exceptional films, Lionsgate has no limits, from “The Hunger Games” to “Sinister, and now with their latest release “Ordinary Angels.”  The film was released on Feb. 23 and is based on a true story of locals in Louisville, Ky.   Sharon Stevens, played by famous actress […]


Detroit Mercy alum a star for the Red Wings

Former University of Detroit Mercy softball player and the valedictorian of the 2022-23 school year Kara Wolfbauer has taken off on an exciting new chapter of her life as the new arena host for the Detroit Red Wings.   Kara’s story starts just north of Detroit where she began her […]


UDM alum, city council member inspires students

Detroit City Council Member and University of Detroit Mercy alumna, Gabriela Sanitago-Romero ’15, visited the McNichols campus on Feb. 19, to speak with individuals in a conversational interview.  Santiago-Romero made history as the first out LGBTQ councilmember elected to Detroit City Council.   During her visit, she linked her political […]