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Wilkes pharmacy students assist with ObamaCare sign-ups

Jonathan Keer, Staff Writer

April 24, 2014

Wilkes University pharmacy students recently became involved with an event that helped people sign up for “ObamaCare” at the last minute. ObamaCare is the unofficial name for The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,...

Wilkes’ enrollment increase defies national trend

Shawn Carey, Correspondent

April 24, 2014

A new study released last year shows college enrollment is slowly declining for many schools, specifically in the last two years. The study was conducted by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center in 2013. The study...

AutoTalk: Car problem sparks technology gap

Zachary Benedict, Beacon blogger

April 23, 2014

Welcome back from Easter break! I hope you all had as great an Easter break as I did. However, my break wasn't completely perfect, which made me think of the perfect topic for this week. I was driving with two of my friends...

Online marketplace ‘ETSY’ sell-ebrates artist’s effort

April 17, 2014

If you thought craft sales died with the dinosaurs, you may be wrong. They relocated. Like most operations these days, craft sales have gone digital. One website in particular has come out ahead in both sales and opportunities. Etsy,...

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