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In the spotlight: Blue Stockings

Libby Darrell, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2019

Fem-i-nism   Well, what is it, exactly? Please, don’t stop reading here.   The brief snapshot definition from the Institute on Gender Equality and Women’s History goes something like this:   “It is rooted in the Latin word ‘femina,’ meaning ‘woman.’ The...

Disclaimer: there is no true winning or losing at life

By Blake Sherwyn, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2019

No human being wins at everything. No human being is immune to loss. All you can hope for is that your wins make all your losses worthwhile. That is what a successful life looks like to me. Enjoy the article, and I hope you learn a thing or two.   Validation: achieved   My roommates...

Introducing the student-led publications

Sara Wilkerson, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2019

As the spring semester comes to a close, writers and artists of the University community will have produced projects that stem from classes and clubs on campus. For those interested in showcasing their works – whether it be essays, photos, paintings, or poems – the University community has many...

Science & Cocktails

By Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

March 21, 2019

Craving intellectual and stimulating conversations about science in a pressure-free, casual setting with drinks, food, and no homework? Have you ever longed for a setting where complex, scientific topics are explored in a digestible manner so that individuals of all areas of study are welcome to come...

A Netflix Original Film Review

Sara Wilkerson, Contributing Writer

March 21, 2019

A Look Back at Netflix Originals After the success of Susanne Bier’s 2018 hit “Bird Box” on Netflix, one can’t help but notice a significant impact that film had on Netflix’s “Original Film” category. Prior to the release of “Bird Box,” Netflix Originals like David Rosenthal’s...

Trans* Affirming Statement and Declaration of Inclusion

February 28, 2019

A Statement from the University’s Women’s and Gender Studies Department: Transgender, gender non-binary, gender-queer, and intersex individuals deserve full protection under the law. We in Women’s and Gender Studies and the signatories below stand in opposition to administrative and legislative effo...

Researching the research opportunities on campus

Bel Carden, Contributing Writer

February 28, 2019

Students are always looking for ways to improve their resumes and gain real-world experience during their time on campus. The University encourages students to join organizations, complete internships, and work on research projects to further their educational and personal growth.   Below is...

Makin’ our way downtown: A spotlight on shopping in downtown Lewisburg

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

February 21, 2019

A stroll down Market Street can lead some to grab a bagel over at All Star Bagels, or a cup of frozen yogurt at Sweet Frog. At the beginning of the semester, many students flood Barnes & Noble to pick up their textbooks at the start of classes. However, there are many more quaint shops that are hidden...

Wanna be vegan? Lettuce tell you about it

Haley Cooper, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2019

The University Environmental Club has recently released a plant-based food guide in partnership with the app abillionVeg. The app, which aims to shift consumption away from animal-based products to create a more sustainable world, seeks to start a movement by creating a community of people who share...

Let’s spread healthy relationships

February 14, 2019

Every year, various University organizations recognize the week of Valentine’s Day to promote healthy, happy relationships campus-wide. This year, the student body has demonstrated a strong sense of support and solidarity.   A large portion of the week was dedicated to addressing sexual...

Let’s get physical: Fitness opportunities on and off campus

By Bel Carden, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2019

Trying to get into shape for summer? Looking for a change in your workout routine? There are many new and exciting fitness opportunities offered both on and off campus for you to explore!   Lewisburg Yoga Studio   Lewisburg Yoga Studio was started in 2011 by owner Beatriz Benedit...

Hello over there!

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

February 7, 2019

Do you miss seeing some faces around campus? Not sure exactly where they are? It’s most likely that they are studying abroad. The University offers a myriad of programs for students to take advantage of, as well as programs offered by other universities that students can take advantage of.   Students...

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