Wilkes community speaks on the loss of a Colonel

Alyssa Mursch, Staff Writer

November 18, 2014

Last Monday, a wave of confusion, shock and grief overwhelmed the campus when word of the death of a fellow student spread throughout the halls. The reactions... READ MORE »»


Apple CEO comes out after the iPhone 6

Austin Ely, Staff'

November 11, 2014

Tim Cook, proclaimed as one of the world’s most innovative people and successor to a company that brought upon a technological revolution in itself,... READ MORE »»

Mechanical Engineering Professor explores the reasons for existence in fiction book

Nicole Zukowski, Life, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 4, 2014

Many moments during one’s life are consumed by trying to answer the simple question: what is the meaning of living? Using his analytical mind and trust... READ MORE »»


Wilkes student attacked; Yik Yak first to report

Justin Topa, Assistant News Editor

November 4, 2014

The Oct. 19 on-campus attack of a Wilkes University student has some questioning if security officials notified the campus community soon enough. Around... READ MORE »»



Wilkes holds memorial for student

James Jaskolka, Editor-in-Chief

A memorial service for recently deceased Wilkes student Jonathan Ratchko was held tonight at the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center. Friends, family... read story

November 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Beacon Briefs

Barnes and Noble Bookstore Fleece Sale 25% off entire stock of fleece tops and bottoms until November 21st at the Wilkes/King’s Barnes... read story

November 18, 2014 • 0 comments

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More than just politics: College Republicans

Nicole Zukowski, Life, Arts and Entertainment Editor

College is a time in life where one has the option to get involved and educate themselves about subject matters that affect society. The United... read story

November 18, 2014 • 0 comments


End of the semester stress relievers

Alyssa Mursch, Staff Writer

With finals just around the corner and stress at an all time high, Wilkes is providing various outlets to help students cope. Two clubs in particular... read story

November 18, 2014 • 0 comments

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Sport Court: Who will win NFL MVP?

Frank Passalacqua and Brandon Gubitosa

Frank P: The NFL MVP is always a heated topic. Throughout the first half of the season, there are a few standouts that will most likely be in the final running. First off... read story

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

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Highlights of Humanities

Sara Pisak

On November 6, 2014, I was able to return my alma mater, Marian Catholic High School in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania. The one thing I love about graduating from a small, close-knit... read story

November 18, 2014 • 0 comments

The Kennedy Women: The Saga of an American Family

Sara Pisak

Laurence Leamer’s 1,000 page biography, The Kennedy Women: The Saga of an American Family traces the lineage of each female member of the Kennedy line from original matriarch... read story

November 18, 2014 • 0 comments

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