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Hacks to End the Semester Right

Hacks to End the Semester Right

April 29, 2020

As another semester comes to a close, here are some hacks to help you prepare for the next  one. QUICK BREAKFA...

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Transitioning into Online Courses

April 7, 2020

The past few weeks have been absolutely crazy and stressful. The transition to online learning at...

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The Ups and Downs of Remote Learning

April 7, 2020

Taking classes remotely has been more like a shock to the system rather than a much-needed vacation. It...

Putting your chargers in a paper towel and toilet paper roll is an easy way to keep them organized and out of the way.

Hacks Perfect for College Freshmen

April 7, 2020

This semester is quickly coming to a close and another one will be here before you know it. Here are...

Misericordia Athletes Recognized Despite University Closure

Misericordia Athletes Recognized Despite University Closure

April 7, 2020

Spring athletics at Misericordia were about to kick into full swing when the COVID-19 pandemic caused...

The Start of Online Learning

Mitchell Hall, Columnist

March 22, 2020

I’m not a fan of online classes. It all started when I woke up one morning and logged into my account on Blackboard Learn. I noticed I had an exam due Monday for my statistics class and there were several pages that went with it. First, I had to print it and fill it out with written answers before I could transfer them...

College Hacks to Help You Pass the Test

Mitchell Hall, Columinst

February 22, 2020

I dislike studying almost as much as taking the exam itself. Unfortunately, I do not have a hack for taking your test, but I do have a hack for not only helping you study for a test but for passing it, as well. TEXT BOOK SNACK INCENTIVE Having a snack incentive for reading your textbook can help you tremendously. Select your favo...

More Hacks to Help You Stay Cool

Mitchell Hall, Columinst

February 9, 2020

AN EASY WAY TO COMBAT THE HEAT When the warm weather comes around, you had better be ready to combat the heat with more than just a fan. There is no need to be afraid, though, because there is a simple hack you can do to cool your living space. Place frozen bottles of water in front of your fan and, in just a few minutes, y...

Kaitlyn Weatherby, butterfly and freestyle swimmer, swims using the butterfly technique during a meet. courtesy of Misericordia Athletics

Winter Sports Plays On

February 9, 2020

Men’s and women’s swimming, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s volleyball and men’s and...

Hacks Aren’t Just For Games

Mitchell Hall, Reporter

January 26, 2020

As a college student, I often look for different ways to save money and make college life easier. In the coming weeks, I hope to provide you with simple “life hacks” that will get you through college on any budget. Have you ever noticed that your apartment, house or living space smells like your grandmother’s attic?...

A Look Into the Winter Athletics Season

Michael Conway, Sports Columnist

January 26, 2020

The winter athletic season is in full swing at Misericordia. Men and women’s basketball saw action from Jan. 13-23  and the men’s volleyball held the Cougar Kickoff Classic Jan. 18. MEN'S BASKETBALL Men’s basketball came out with a record of 1-2 over the last two-week stretch with a win over Delaware Valley ...

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