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Campus Reacts to Decision to Arm Safety Officers

Campus Reacts to Decision to Arm Safety Officers

March 9, 2017

Students still have a few questions about the university’s decisions to arm officers, which it announced...

Snowball Tradition is No More

Snowball Tradition is No More

March 6, 2017

A lack of student interest forced the cancellation of Snowball, bringing an end to a 30 year tradition. Darcy...

‘Operation Smile’ Raises Money for Disadvantaged Children’s Surgeries

‘Operation Smile’ Raises Money for Disadvantaged Children’s Surgeries

March 6, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, News

Members of Operation Smile are celebrating their success as they forge ahead to increase membership an...

Arthur Caplan Discusses Bioethics as Part of ‘Deadly Medicine’ Series

Arthur Caplan Discusses Bioethics as Part of ‘Deadly Medicine’ Series

February 14, 2017

Bioethicist Dr. Arthur Caplan gave students a master class as part of the "Deadly Medicine" speaker series. The...

Black Lives Matter; Are People Listening?

Black Lives Matter; Are People Listening?

February 9, 2017

"You’re Black, Lena. Aren’t you supposed to be fast?" That was the question that a former basketball...

Lefties Left Out?

Lefties Left Out?

February 9, 2017

Some left-handed students say they struggle with furniture not designed with them in mind. Many of...

Profs’ Films Spark DOJ Investigation, Settlement

Profs’ Films Spark DOJ Investigation, Settlement

Matthew Gromala, Reporter

February 9, 2017

Filed under News, Top Stories

A U.S. Department of Justice investigation into Luzerne County polling places, prompted by the documentaries...

Road Construction, Congestion Temporary, Officials Say

Road Construction, Congestion Temporary, Officials Say

December 12, 2016

Many commuters say the five-way intersection in the center of Dallas is nightmare because catching...

Homelessness Sleep Out

Homelessness Sleep Out

December 12, 2016

Students living on campus are guaranteed food, water, and a place to sleep, but the same cannot be said...

PT Students Assess Work Areas

PT Students Assess Work Areas

December 12, 2016

Physical therapy students are critiquing the way both students and faculty approach studying and reading ...

Campus Safety to Bear Arms?

Campus Safety to Bear Arms?

December 12, 2016

The university community is debating a proposal to arm Campus safety officers, and the debate is made...

Professors Explore Meaning of Trump Win

Professors Explore Meaning of Trump Win

November 28, 2016

The election of Donald Trump came as a surprise to many, and professors are considering the reasons for...

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