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Art Gallery Collaborates with Health Sciences for Exhibition

Art Gallery Collaborates with Health Sciences for Exhibition

September 11, 2019

The Pauly Friedman Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition in collaboration with the College of Health Sciences. The...

More Male Singers Wanted for Beyond Harmony

Kayla Binner, Reporter

September 9, 2019

The acapella group Beyond Harmony has not only seamlessly adapted to its male members, it is thriving with them and searching to expand the number of male singers. Isaac Glidewell, Ty’Shawn Hopkins, and Chris San are the first three male members in the history of the group. Emilee Bixler, the director, introduced the men...

‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Breaks Records

Daniella Amendola, Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2019

The University’s production of “Jesus Christ Superstar” is officially record-breaking. The musical, which was performed in Lemmond Theater from April 11 to April 14, was heavily attended and received tremendous praise. Jeffrey Kelly, Manager of Special and Cultural Events and Theater Director, said the play broke...

Biology Department Hosts Seminar Series

Biology Department Hosts Seminar Series

September 8, 2019

The Biology department is hosting a seminar series during the fall 2019 semester, featuring monthly...

Student Artist: ‘I’m Not Hiding’

Daniella Amendola, Editor-in-Chief

April 25, 2019

A student art exhibit will highlight mental health. Megan Cremins, senior occupational therapy major, decided to create the art exhibit for her Honors capstone. “So I’m collecting artwork from students around campus, and also I’m trying to get faculty and staff, and they’re going to be doing artwork, paintings,...

Art Gallery Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Daniella Amendola, Editor-in-Chief

April 25, 2019

The Pauly Friedman Art Gallery is 10 years old this year. The gallery opened in 2009, and it has hosted varied exhibits, from the labyrinthine "Deadly Medicine" exhibit to the classic busts of Rodin. Lalaine Little, Director, said there had been a space for art on campus for some time prior to the current gallery, named...

Players: All are Welcome for ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

Adam Myers, Reporter

April 25, 2019

The Misericordia Players will perform a student production of English composer and impresario Andrew Lloyd Webber’s spectacle 'Jesus Christ Superstar' in the Lemmond Theater, and all are welcome. Jeff Kelly, Theater Director and Manager of Cultural and Special Events, said the wide range of participants makes this production...

Panel: What is Social Justice?

Annette Ritzko, Web Editor

March 21, 2019

Faculty members from the departments of history and religion hosted an open forum to discuss the question, “What is Social Justice?” Forum panelists who participated in the Feb. 26 event include Dr. Allan Austin, Professor of History; Dr. Christopher Carr, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies; Dr. Brian Carso, Associate...

Multiple Events Planned to Mark Women’s History Month

Daniella Amendola, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

A symposium  of faculty and students' creative works is the center of multiple events and festivities as Women’s History Month events unfold. “It is a showcase of student, staff and faculty work on women,” said Rebecca Steinberger, Professor of English, “and it’s going to give a diverse perspective. So, for example,...

‘Rivals become friends’ at Faculty, Staff Talent Show

Adam Myers, Reporter

February 9, 2019

Cougar Radio will host a faculty, staff talent show in the Lemmond Theater to benefit sixteen-year-old student, wrestler, and track athlete Timmy Ward, who is battling Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. The Feb. 7 talent show will feature staff and faculty members,  including professors, alumni officers, and librarians will perform ...

New Gallery Exhibit Challenges Perception

Chase Shustack, Reporter

February 9, 2019

A chair made entirely of photographs. A picture of women riddled with bullet holes.  Plaster busts of human forms that contort and warp into bizarre forms at just a touch. These are just a few of the pieces  on display as part of the "Emerging Dimensions" exhibit in the Pauly Friedman Art Gallery. The  installation is...

Health Sciences Students Form Healing Team

Chase Shustack, Reporter

February 9, 2019

The medical community is a machine, a careful system composed of key components, all working together in delicate unity and balance. When all these components move at once, the medical machine can operate at its greatest efficiency. This concept is the fuel powering the College of Health Science Interprofessional Education (IPE)...

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