Austin De Dios


Austin De Dios is the News and Managing Editor for The Beacon.

STAFF OPINION: Keep chasing bonfires

Although the virtual voyage would be long, and filled with a great deal of dissatisfaction, I went on to discover that there’s a lot to learn from this world of vicious cruelty and bountiful failure.

Fr. Mark Poorman announced Thursday that he will be vacating his position after the conclusion of the academic year. Photo from the Presidential Convocation, 2019.

Fr. Poorman leaving University at the end of June

University president Fr. Mark Poorman announced today that he will be resigning from his position at the end of June. He has been the University’s president since 2014. Father Jim M. Lies will be serving as interim University President starting July 1.