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Student Development reschedules ski trip to Montage Mountain

Priscilla Bonilla, Correspondent

February 6, 2014

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Inclement weather conditions have caused Wilkes University’s Student Development Office to postpone the Montage Mountain ski trip twice this spring semester. All Wilkes students are welcome to sign-up for the ski trips sponsored...

Nov. 26: National Cake Day

Nov. 26: National Cake Day

November 26, 2013

Fire Alarm Free 50 Days

Jennifer Magnotta, Correspondent

November 26, 2013

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With an increase in fire alarm mishaps, a campaign has been started to insist on the decrease in numbers of false alarms. “If physical goals are set for students, they are more likely to rise to the occasion,” said Timothy ...

A hidden gem: Spotify

Lyssa Scott, Correspondent

November 26, 2013

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Online radio apps such as Pandora, I HEART Radio, and TuneIn are becoming increasingly popular. However, there is one that “trumps all the others,” Kim Kirnan, sophomore integrative media major at Wilkes, said. “Spotify....

Bringing back marching band

James Jaskolka, Assistant Online Editor

November 26, 2013

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President Patrick Leahy announced at Nov. 9 open house that starting in the fall of 2014, Wilkes will add a marching band and two additional intercollegiate sports – women’s golf and swimming. Leahy said the marching band,...

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