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Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Zika Virus

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Zika Virus

April 21, 2016

Over the last couple of years, foreign diseases have become a prominent talking point in the U.S. However,...

Get to Know Dr. John Mellon

Get to Know Dr. John Mellon

April 21, 2016

Dr. John Mellon, Associate Professor of Business, was raised in a business-oriented family, and he knew...

Parking Spots Up For Grabs

Parking Spots Up For Grabs

March 23, 2016

   Students can win reserved campus parking spots as part of a contest benefiting the Occupational T...

Get to Know: Dr. Glenn Willis

Get to Know: Dr. Glenn Willis

March 23, 2016

   Religious studies professor Dr. Glenn Willis, who joined the university in September, never imagined t...

SGA to Make Fridays Phone-Free

SGA to Make Fridays Phone-Free

Highlander Staff Reports

March 23, 2016

   Could you endure an entire cafeteria meal without looking at your phone? That’s what the Student...

Running Wild With Jen Mathiesen: Delaware Water Gap

Running Wild With Jen Mathiesen: Delaware Water Gap

March 23, 2016

   Now that we are finally experiencing spring-like temperatures, it is time to take the jackets off and put...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Which Foods Fight Which Diseases?

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Which Foods Fight Which Diseases?

March 23, 2016

   The past two issues, I’ve written about “healthy” foods that aren’t actually healthy and ...

Get to Know: Frank in Campus Safety

Get to Know: Frank in Campus Safety

March 2, 2016

   Campus Safety Officer Frank Ziegler had always wanted to work on a campus, but not in security. ...

Working Students Brave Grueling Path to Uncertain Future

Working Students Brave Grueling Path to Uncertain Future

Christa Porasky, Reporter

March 2, 2016

   As she left her Saturday night shift at 1:00 a.m. at Appletree restaurant in Dallas, Taryn Talac...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Are Healthy Foods Really Healthy?

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Are Healthy Foods Really Healthy?

March 2, 2016

   Last issue I mentioned a few “junk” foods that are not really junk at all so now I take the ...

Social Work Students Fighting Food Insecurity in the Back Mountain

Melanie Quintanilla, Multimedia Editor

March 2, 2016

   The Department of Social Work is joining forces with an Edwardsville restaurateur and Metz Culinary Management to provide meals for needy children in the Back Mountain.    Social work students will hold the first fundraiser for the Dinners For Kids program March 20 from 4 to 9 p.m. at Ole Tyme Charley’s.    All pr...

Free Language Learning Software Unused

Free Language Learning Software Unused

March 2, 2016

   Students are not using Mango, the free language-learning software available in the library.  ...

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