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Wilkes awarded grant; engineering renovations

James Jaskolka, Editor-in-Chief

September 23, 2014

Wilkes University received a $3 million grant from the State of Pennsylvania to be used to renovate the Stark Learning Center and create state of the art... READ MORE »»

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Homecoming celebration underway; Alumni Association

Sarah Bedford, News Editor

September 23, 2014

Homecoming festivities are to begin on Friday and continue through Sunday afternoon. Homecoming is organized through the Alumni Office, which is staffed... READ MORE »»

Founders Gala Scholarship offers college opportunity to students ‘with a story’

Sarah Bedford, News Editor

September 16, 2014

A Wilkes University freshman received a phone call months ago which changed his life and shaped his future. Kyle McHale, a Myers high school 2014 graduate,... READ MORE »»

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Fighting ALS: How one professor’s “Brave” fight is inspiring a whole campus

Shawn Carey, Social Media Director

September 9, 2014

Dr. Jim Merryman has been all across the world, visiting Africa, Latin America, Asia, and beyond. That all changed with a simple three letter diagnosis... READ MORE »»

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Wilkes awarded grant; engineering renovations

James Jaskolka, Editor-in-Chief

Wilkes University received a $3 million grant from the State of Pennsylvania to be used to renovate the Stark Learning Center and create state... read story

September 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Reinventing the Ideal; Marketing Club

Patrick Walther, Staff Writer

Evan Ensley leans into the podium, speaking with absolute conviction and an unmistakable passion. The fire in his eyes grows bolder and brighter... read story

September 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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The Sordoni Art Gallery presents The Faculty Exhibition 2014

The Wilkes Beacon

The Sordoni Art Gallery recently opened their doors to present their newest exhibition. The Faculty Exhibition 2014 is a tribute to the legacy... read story

September 9, 2014 • 0 comments

The Performing Arts students take center stage

Nicole Zukowski, Life & Arts & Entertainment Editor

One of their most colorful and eclectic theater seasons is planned for Wilkes Department of Visual and Performing Arts along with numerous performing... read story

September 7, 2014 • 0 comments

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Washington “Redskins” controversial name, should they change it?

Washington “Redskins” controversial name, should they change it?

Frank Passalacqua, Opinion Editor

In recent years, there has been little talks around the league that the NFL was considering changing the Washington “Redskins” name, due to it’s nature of being... read story

September 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

I Wrote This for You- A Unique Photographic and Poetic Journey.

Sara Pisak, Staff Writer

I Wrote This for You combines the elements of photography and poetry into one collection by a person with the peculiar name “Please Find This”. Speaking to an... read story

September 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Ida Maria “Accidental Happiness” review

Eric Casey, Staff Writer

Ida Maria is finally back with new material for the first time since her second album Katla flopped in late 2010. She has been through a lot since then, and if her first six... read story

September 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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