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No Spare Change: A Guide on How to Shop and Save

No Spare Change: A Guide on How to Shop and Save

Felicia Glover, Columnist

September 14, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Columns

As we fall into this new semester, we get so excited about college life we forget how expensive it can...

Residents Respond to Townhouse Updates

Residents Respond to Townhouse Updates

September 14, 2016

Students are enjoying newly renovated townhouses located at the bottom of campus. Crews updated the interiors...

Women With Children Add to the Legacy

Women With Children Add to the Legacy

September 14, 2016

The university made many changes during the summer, but the most notable may be a new house for families...

Meal Plan Options Streamlined

Meal Plan Options Streamlined

April 21, 2016

The university is adding multiple meal plan choices and streamlining the Cougar points system. Starting...

Renovations: Yay or Nay?

Renovations: Yay or Nay?

April 21, 2016

Students have mixed opinions about renovations to the cafeteria in Banks, even though the design was...

Running Wild With Jen Mathiesen: Bushkill Falls

Running Wild With Jen Mathiesen: Bushkill Falls

April 21, 2016

My original plan for this issue was to head out to Ricketts Glen State Park, a natural area only 30 minutes...

Officials: Security Checkpoints Ensure Safety

Sean Lynch, Reporter

April 21, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, News

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 wasn’t about finding drivers under the influence. It’s purpose was to check vehicle registrations, said Campus Safety Supervisor Ruth Anderika. Anderika...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Zika Virus

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Zika Virus

April 21, 2016

Over the last couple of years, foreign diseases have become a prominent talking point in the U.S. However,...

Get to Know Dr. John Mellon

Get to Know Dr. John Mellon

April 21, 2016

Dr. John Mellon, Associate Professor of Business, was raised in a business-oriented family, and he knew...

Parking Spots Up For Grabs

Parking Spots Up For Grabs

March 23, 2016

   Students can win reserved campus parking spots as part of a contest benefiting the Occupational T...

Get to Know: Dr. Glenn Willis

Get to Know: Dr. Glenn Willis

March 23, 2016

   Religious studies professor Dr. Glenn Willis, who joined the university in September, never imagined t...

SGA to Make Fridays Phone-Free

SGA to Make Fridays Phone-Free

Highlander Staff Reports

March 23, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, News, Top Stories

   Could you endure an entire cafeteria meal without looking at your phone? That’s what the Student...

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