La Salle grad leads Barra


The Barra Foundation, like its president, Tina Wahl, ’97, has deep roots in the Greater Philadelphia region. Since its founding in 1963, the Barra Foundation has provided grants to locally based nonprofits focusing on arts & culture, education, health and human services. The Foundation fulfills its mission to invest in innovative, sometimes risky proposals to […]

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Cheating among the kings of the gaming industry?


Billy Mitchell, a former world-record holder in the Nintendo arcade game “Donkey Kong,” has been brought back into the spotlight after being accused of cheating three of his recent high scores, one of which was featured in the 2007 documentary, “King of Kong.” These accusations provide evidence that bring into question the legitimacy of these recent high scores. “King of Kong” follows Steve Wiebe, another “Donkey Kong” player, as he set […]

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Mueller indicts 13 Russians for election interference


Last Friday, Feb. 16, 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities were indicted for meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Special counsel Robert Mueller charged the indicted nationals, according to the Department of Justice. Five of the accused were also charged with aggravated identity theft. An additional three were charged with conspiracy to commit […]

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