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Halloween is in full swing with Rocky Horror Show; The Little Theater of Wilkes-Barre performs cult classic

Bill Amos, Assistant Life, Art and Entainment Editor

October 21, 2014

The Little Theater of Wilkes-Barre is inviting the Diamond City come do the time warp again as they get freaky with their latest production, The Rocky... READ MORE »»

Assisted suicide, can you make the choice?

Mandy Stickles, Opinion Assistant Editor

October 21, 2014

A young woman made the choice to end her life on Nov. 1, after finding out she only has months to live. Twenty-nine-year-old Brittany Maynard was diagnosed... READ MORE »»

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A night of open-mindfulness and compassion; Director of Bridegroom visits Wilkes

Nicole Zukowski, Life, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 7, 2014

“It’s not a gay thing. It’s not a straight thing. It’s a human thing” -Award-winning documentary, Bridegroom On Tuesday Oct. 14 Wilkes... READ MORE »»

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Domestic violence awareness month; university takes measures to educate, inform student body

Jennifer Baron, Staff Writer

October 7, 2014

October is a month full of awareness, from Breast Cancer to Lupus to Alcohol. One cause that sometimes goes unnoticed, is the fact that October is also... READ MORE »»

Caption: October will be honored nationally as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Wilkes University will continue to take measures to educate the student body on domestic violence.

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Beacon Briefs

Attention Students Graduating in May 2015 For bachelor’s and doctor of pharmacy degree students: Diploma Order and Cap & Gown Order forms... read story

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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A “dash” abroad; Anthony visits Sweden, presents paper

Sara Pisak, Staff Writer

Dr. Mischelle Anthony, a Wilkes University English professor, has a class attendance record that few of her students or her colleagues share.... read story

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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Artist Spotlight: Joshua Solarczyk

Bill Amos, Assistant Life, Art and Entainment Editor

Begin with a chair. Now add a table and place carpet under it. Build a wall and add a window. Now, incorporate some form of scene décor, a photograph,... read story

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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Beauty Beat: The secret to perfect brows: Best brow pomade to use

Ashley Evert, Managing Editor

The word “pomade” conjures up images of the slick pompadours of the 1950’s and the “gentleman’s cut” that is popular now. Traditionally,... read story

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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2014-15 NBA Power Rankings

Frank Passalacqua, Opinion Editor

As the NBA season gets underway, it is time we look at the power rankings for the 2014-2015 season. First things first, let’s address the elephant in the room. This past... read story

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

Vinegar Hill – Then and Now: Feminist Ideas

Sara Pisak, Staff Writer

Vinegar Hill, A. Manette Ansay’s debut novel, transports a reader back to the 1970s at the uptick of the feminist movement. Although Ansay has written several novels since... read story

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

The Asteroids Galaxy Tour “Bring Us Together”

Eric Casey, Staff Writer

Is there a genre called “space jazz”?…because I’m pretty sure The Asteroids Galaxy Tour are the definition of it. They have so many references to space,... read story

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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