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Want to Give But Don’t Know How?

Want to Give But Don’t Know How?

Matthew Gromala, Reporter

November 30, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Top Stories

Members of a new organization seek to educate students and faculty on the difference between fundraising...

Running Wild With Jen Mathiesen: Jim Thorpe

Running Wild With Jen Mathiesen: Jim Thorpe

Jen Mathiesen, Web Editor

November 11, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Columns, multimedia

For this issue, I only intended to go for a train ride on the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway, yet what was planned to be a quick adventure soon turned in to a daylong excursion that will unquestionably be a lifelong memory. The town of Jim Thorpe has so much to offer. I mentioned several attractions, but there are even more for you to discover.

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Officials: Plan for Health Insurance Now

Officials: Plan for Health Insurance Now

November 11, 2015

Editors Note: This article is being shared as a public request by PA insurance commissioner Teresa D....

Play Preview: ‘And Then There Were None’

Play Preview: ‘And Then There Were None’

November 11, 2015

The Misericordia Players will present Agatha Christie’s famous murder mystery ‘And Then There Were...

Fashion Digest: Stylin’ and Profilin’ : Female Professors Dressed Sharp

Fashion Digest: Stylin’ and Profilin’ : Female Professors Dressed Sharp

November 11, 2015

Two issues ago, I wrote about three male faculty members who dress very well, so it would be a crime...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Professional Athlete Injuries

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Professional Athlete Injuries

November 11, 2015

When we were younger, or maybe even still now as we get older and closer to beginning our careers, we...

Poetry Reading Draws Students

Annette Ritzko, Reporter

November 11, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Campus Life

Students, faculty and community members shared their poems on topics ranging from nature to love. Some were comical while others tugged on the heartstrings. Students and faculty attended the poetry reading in the Founder’s Room on Oct. 28 to share their art, gain moral support, and even get some extra credit in their English...

Miller To Give Lecture on Great Earnest Hemingway

Miller To Give Lecture on Great Earnest Hemingway

Daniella Amendola, Reporter

November 11, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Campus Life, On Campus Events

The English department will open its doors to a lecturer who specializes in the work of Ernest Hemingway. Dr....

Are Officials Doing Enough for Student Veterans?

Matt Gromala, Reporter

October 28, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, News

University officials are working to do more to serve and attract student veterans. U.S. News & World Report recognized the university for its commitment to veterans of the armed services. The university ranked 36 on the “Best Colleges for Veterans” listing for regional universities in the north. Senior English...

Women’s Club Donates Art Supplies to Women with Children Program

Women’s Club Donates Art Supplies to Women with Children Program

October 28, 2015

The General Federation of Women’s Clubs of Pennsylvania, GFWC-West Side Women’s Club recently donated...

Running Wild With Jen Mathiesen: Frances Slocum State Park

Running Wild With Jen Mathiesen: Frances Slocum State Park

Jen Mathiesen, Web Editor

October 28, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Campus Life, Columns

This fall’s burst of color has reached its peak, and the foliage is beautiful and eye-catching. A lot...

Multicultural Club In Transition

Lena Williams, Reporter

October 28, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, News

Multicultural club members say students are unaware of the group, and they hope to spread the word to increase student participation. President Chiana Fladger said the club’s purpose is to offer opportunities for intercultural experiences on and off campus and spread the word about diversity and celebrate various cultures. The...

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