Nkanyiso Nduduzo Khumalo

Nkanyiso Nduduzo Khumalo, a current freshman at Marist, was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. At 22 years old, his life has been anything but ordinary. While still in high school…

Social Media Take-Over…for My Grade

Since when did tweeting become a valid aspect of the “grading” portion of the syllabus? We’ve been taught our entire academic career that phones are for outside of the classroom….

Nobody’s Fool: The Resurgence of Beacon

BEACON, NY- A town a little over 80 miles from New York, Beacon used to be run-down, dilapidated, and crime-ridden in comparison to the cities around it. Within the past…

Speaking styles and the 2016 election

The 2016 presidential race and subsequently, the election, have been perhaps the most perplexing that the United States has experienced within the last decade. Between Donald Trump’s social media presence…


Instead of finding out what Marist students want this year for Christmas, The Circle staff set out to find out what kinds of things students would want Marist to receive….