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Officials: Security Checkpoints Ensure Safety

Sean Lynch, Reporter

Students may have noticed a scene similar to a DUI checkpoint just inside the archway in early April: Campus Safety officers stopping vehicles for inspection. The checkpoint...  Read More »

April 21, 2016

Officials Seek and Use Student Feedback

Alivia Plevyak, Reporter

School officials are seeking and using student feedback for decisions they make regarding everything from new amenities to the kinds of events and activities held on campus. Officials...  Read More »

April 21, 2016

Little Snowfall Means Big Savings For University

March 23, 2016

   During a normal Northeastern Pennsylvania winter, the beginning of the spring semester is plagued with major snowstorms, but this year’s mild te...  Read More »

SGA to Make Fridays Phone-Free

March 23, 2016

   Could you endure an entire cafeteria meal without looking at your phone? That’s what the Student Government Association wants students to do duri...  Read More »

Working Students Brave Grueling Path to Uncertain Future

March 2, 2016

   As she left her Saturday night shift at 1:00 a.m. at Appletree restaurant in Dallas, Taryn Talacka dreaded driving to Mezz 5, the communications cl...  Read More »

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Arts and Entertainment

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Which Foods Fight Which Diseases?

Donya Forst, Print Editor

   The past two issues, I’ve written about “healthy” foods that aren’t actually healthy and “junk” food that isn’t  junk at all. I have gotten a lot of feedb...  Read More »

March 23, 2016

S’no Ball: Tradition Cancelled

February 18, 2016

   Snowball is cancelled for the first time in 32 years due to poor ticket sales, and officials are trying to find out why.    Official...  Read More »

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Sports

Baseball Regulations Force Players to Tweak Game

Parker Abate, Reporter

Baseball players and coaches are adjusting to new bat restrictions and ball changes. The NCAA put restrictions on bats in 2011 to reduce the velocity hitters were generating...  Read More »

April 21, 2016

Tennis Team Eager to Stay Focused

April 21, 2016

The tennis team cannot seem to catch a break with cancelled and rescheduled matches,  but players remain hopeful and motivated. “It...  Read More »

I Played Little League Once: Basketball: Battle of the Decades?

April 21, 2016

With the Golden State Warriors on the brink of surpassing the ’95-’96 Chicago Bulls for wins in a season, people are...  Read More »

I Played Little League Once: Can Baseball Win Conference Title?

March 23, 2016

   The baseball team finished with a 5-3 overall record in  its eight game Clemente Cup series in Puerto Rico.    Th...  Read More »

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