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Sidewalk Construction Brings Up Accessibility Concerns

Sidewalk Construction Brings Up Accessibility Concerns

September 23, 2019

Construction on sidewalks had students and faculty concerned about handicap accessibility on campus. At...

Career Center Introduces Handshake To Help Students

Career Center Introduces Handshake To Help Students

September 21, 2019

The Insalaco Center for Career Development is pushing students to use Handshake to help further their...

Comic Book Class Canceled

Comic Book Class Canceled

September 21, 2019

“If this class doesn’t run again, it is truly a shame, to the university, and to the students,”...

Xfinity Streaming Offered To Residents

Xfinity Streaming Offered To Residents

September 21, 2019

Students who are on-campus residents can now get access to Xfinity streaming services. The university’s...

Smoke Startles Banks Center

Smoke Startles Banks Center

September 19, 2019

Banks Student Life Center was evacuated on the afternoon of Sept. 11 due to concerns over smoke inside. According...

University Welcomes New Staff Across Departments

University Welcomes New Staff Across Departments

September 8, 2019

The university has welcomed new faculty members to a variety of departments. New professors joined...

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...

Ally Changes Name To Clear Confusion

Ally Changes Name To Clear Confusion

September 8, 2019

The university’s Ally Club changed its name for the 2019-2020 academic year. Kayli Boyes, senior...

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...

Will Women’s History Month Events Grow?

Kailene Nye, Reporter

April 25, 2019

Faculty from multiple departments are celebrating after wrapping up events marking Women’s History Month at the end of March, and they are planning for next year's celebration of women. Professors in departments such as English and History collaborated to put on events, including a poetry reading, a "Women’s Issues" forum, ...

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...

Gov. Wolf Praises Women with Children

Gov. Wolf Praises Women with Children

March 21, 2019

Pa. Governor Tom Wolf made a special appearance to Campus Feb. 8 to promote the Women with Children program. Wolf...

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