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A Night of Bob Ross

Annette Ritzko, Web-Editor

October 12, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Web Exclusive

Ariana Kampfe, junior occupational therapy major,  Ashley Strausser, junior psychology pre-DPT major, and Nicole Giammarino, sophomore communications major, held a "Bob Ross" painting program on Tuesday, Oct. 9 in Insalaco. They showed the Bob Ross episode "Shades of Grey" and provided canvases, brushes, and paint for a...

“Press Play”

Ayanna Dexter, Columnist

September 24, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Columns

"Press Play" I don't know how to press the stop button. There's nothing more that I want to do than rewind all of the moments that we've shared in such little time. When I wake up it's you, I go to sleep it's you, I don't know how to press the stop button. My heart is melting out of my chest. My mind is stimulating at 1000 mph ...

Communications Alumni Wins Emmy Award

Communications Alumni Wins Emmy Award

Samantha Midkiff, Reporter

September 24, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Feature Story, News, Top Stories

Communications program graduate Nicolas Ciocchi (2016), won a 2017 Emmy Award for Sports Broadcasting...

Nancy Drew Brunch

Daniella Amendola, Editor-in-Chief

September 24, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

For Amanda Pass me the sugar, my dear, And tell me about your day. Tell me now, tell me clear, A story to make my heart stay.   Gruesome tales and ugly scenes Bubble up over the rims of our cups As we regale the terrible things We read in the dark to keep us up.   Did you hear this one...

Students, Faculty, Hemingway are Headed to Paris

Students, Faculty, Hemingway are Headed to Paris

May 25, 2018

Students and faculty shared papers they will present at a summer conference in Paris. The April event in Mercy...

Student Performers Stayed in Sync

Kailene Nye, Reporter

May 2, 2018

Filed under News, On Campus Events

Students from Cougar Radio hosted a Lip Sync Battle to generate interest in campus events and promote the Department of Mass Communications and Design. Samantha Midkiff, senior Mass Communications and Design major and event organizer, had spread the word about the April 12 event with flyers and social media posts. Two ac...

Earth Week Flourishes

Earth Week Flourishes

May 2, 2018

The university celebrated Earth Week April 16 to 20. The celebration started a week early, with events leading up to Earth Day on A...

SLP Major: Music is ‘Communication of Ideas’

SLP Major: Music is ‘Communication of Ideas’

May 2, 2018

As a late evening in February wound down, fourth-year speech language pathology major, Rebecca Cristino, picked up her guitar and began to serenade ...

Pres. George Dubbed Mr. Misericordia

Pres. George Dubbed Mr. Misericordia

May 2, 2018

The Class of 2018 proudly presented the Mr. Misericordia competition and dubbed Class President Trevor George the new Mr. Misericordia. ...

Undercover Student Director

Daniella Amendola, Print Editor

April 20, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Feature Story, News, Top Stories

In the belly of Walsh Hall there is a small, easy-to-miss room with a few computer screens and, more often than not, a senior mass communications major named Connor Swagler. If you have been around campus for any prolonged period of time, you have probably witnessed Swagler somewhere. He's the guy who looks a bit like Raspu...

4th Annual NSSHLA Benefit Concert

4th Annual NSSHLA Benefit Concert

April 20, 2018

The university's chapter of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association held its fourth annual benefit concert in Lemmond T...

The University Welcomes New Art Gallery Director

The University Welcomes New Art Gallery Director

March 21, 2018

Pauly Friedman Art Gallery has a new director:  Lalaine Little. Donna Posatko, the gallery's former director, retired last semester. Lit...

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