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  • ‘Pippin’ Promises Something for Everyone

    ‘Pippin’ Promises Something for Everyone

    Annette Ritzko, Editor-in-Chief

    November 15, 2017

    The Misericordia Players are set to perform the famed musical "Pippin." Jeff Kelly, Manager of Cultural and Special Events, Theater Director and director of “Pippin,” urges people to see the show because he believes everyone will relate to the story. “The story is basically a youn...

    From left to right: Jacqueline Marchese, Aiden McAndrew, Natalie Deustch, Cordell Gresh, and Adam Ercolani rehearse a song from “Pippin.”

    Samantha Midkiff

News

Accounting Prof Turns Crime Fighter

Michael Diakunczak, Reporter

November 15, 2017

Accounting professor Fred Croop, C.P.A, is an accountant and crime fighter: He helps non-profit and volunteer organizations avoid debt and losses. Croop,  who teaches accou...

FAFSA Changes Allow Students to File Earlier

November 15, 2017

Students have more time to file the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, thanks to federal law. President Obama made changes in 2016 t...

Coaches are Using Injury Prevention Programs

November 15, 2017

Sports injuries are theme for the fall season. Athletes are ending their seasons early due to injury. Mark Stauffer, women’s soccer head coach, has faced ...

Campus Communication Problem Raised at Open Discussion

November 15, 2017

Campus communication – or the lack thereof – was a topic of discussion during an Open Discussion forum sponsored by Student Activities Oct. 25. De...

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Sports

Coaches are Using Injury Prevention Programs

Keana Elsayed, Reporter

November 15, 2017

Sports injuries are theme for the fall season. Athletes are ending their seasons early due to injury. Mark Stauffer, women’s soccer head coach, has faced multiple season-ending injuries to players on his team. He said knee injuries are most common. “These injuries have impacted us drastically as we have had six season-ending knee injuries this season, and all six ...

Captain’s Column

Anthony Vega, Reporter

November 15, 2017

Cheerleading captain and senior accounting and mathematics major Cori Aull is now entering her  fifteenth year cheering, and her fifth and final season for Misericordia. Chosen by her coach to be one of the four team captains this season, Aull understands the importance of  camaraderie. “Our team has a sisterhood that we thrive to uphold year after year. For this...

Captain’s Column

Anthony Vega, Reporter

November 3, 2017

It's no easy feat to lead, as the captain of the women’s soccer team, Alex Gallagher, knows well. The senior business administration major has played soccer since she was five years old, and this year marks her sixteenth season playing the game. Gallagher is serving as team captain for the second straight year. “A lot of people think being a captain comes with...

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Arts and Entertainment

Voices Project Carries On

Melissa Milbut, Reporter

November 3, 2017

Organizers of "The Voices Project" plan to move forward with future performances. The latest installment wrapped up last spring with "The Voices Project: Mental Health," a...

Former Pentagon Worker to Speak on Non-Violence

November 3, 2017

The NEPA Ethics Institute will hold a program on ethics and non-violence, the first if a series of events that address the critical concerns...

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Columns

Show and Tell

Zoe Laporte, Web Editor

November 15, 2017

We’re getting into the last hoorah of 2017, so here are some releases to keep you busy before the holidays come around. At the beginning of November, “Thor: Ragnarok”...

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