The Sword


Publication Date


Editor in Chief

Brooke Steigauf



Front Matter

  • Letter From the Editor


  • CSP Research Students Present at the State Capitol
  • Faculty Spotlight: President Tom Ries - A Pastor, President, and Packers Fan
  • CSP Study Abroad Takes Schooling to a New Level
  • Florida School Shooting Follows Disturbing Trend
  • Intramural Sports Making a Comeback at CSP
  • The 2018 Minnesota Private College's Job and Internship Fair
  • Let's Talk About Diversity
  • Teachers of Tomorrow Join Forces with Kappa Delta Pi
  • Flu Shot Facts: Scientific Evidence that Vaccines are a Good Thing


  • Creativity in Modern Media
  • Will it to Existence: Taking Control Over Your Own Happiness
  • Congressional Maps and Gerrymandering: Who Should Draw Districts?
  • Preventing School Shootings
  • Tax Per Mileage
  • Does the President Have Too Much Power?
  • The Formation of Reality: Russia's Contemporary Theory of War
  • Is the Influence of Labor Unions Too Great?
  • One Bad Apple Ruins the Bunch: Perversions and Manipulations of #MeToo

Special Content

  • "Lightbring" by Timothy Peterson. Winner of the Kaden Award for Best Short Story.


  • Golden Bears Track and Field Continue to Improve
  • CSP Lacrosse Starts Season Strong
  • Men's and Women's Golf Looks to Start Spring Season with a Bang
  • Winter Olympics Recap
  • Minnesota Twins Season Preview: Can They Recapture the Magic?
  • Wild Look to Finish Season Strong
  • Men's Basketball Wraps Up Season and Looks Forward to 2018-19
  • Women's Basketball Ends Their Season on a High Note
  • Timberwolves Hold Breath as Bulter Goes Down and Playoffs Approach
  • The Minnesota United Look to Bounce Back After Dismal Inaugural Season
  • Baseball Update: Transfers Help Baseball Team Get Off to Hot Start
  • Female Athlete of the Month: Lindsay Dorr
  • Male Athlete of the Month: Isaac Horman
  • New NBA All-Star Game Format Electrifies Fans and Players

Arts and Variety

  • Writing Spotlight: Tim Peterson
  • Spring Into the Dance VI Preview
  • Art in the Cities: The Birth Project - Born Again
  • Ash Martini: Actor, Director, and Playwright
  • Music Spotlight: Scott Kleppe
  • Music Review: "Ladies and Tigers" - A Cinematic Alt-Rock Experience
  • Book Review: Annihilation
  • Movie Review: Annihilation
  • Food Review: Cafe Astoria
  • Artist Spotlight: Rachel Allen
  • Sprint Tour Homecoming Concert
  • Studying Abroad in Barcelona: One Student's Stories of Navigating Camels, Siestas, and the Wonders of Spain

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