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XC: Regionals

Kirsten Peters, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

On Nov. 11, the men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships hosted by Dickinson College at Big Spring High School. The men’s team finished 37th out of 51, earning a total of ...

WREST: Dealing with weight loss, strategies for in-season dieting

Amber Grohowski, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

“Dieting is a huge part of the sport of wrestling,” said Wilkes Wrestling starter Jake Dimarsico. “A lot of the time, wrestlers struggle with their ‘gas tank,’ which is a term wrestlers use to describe their enduranc...

Cultural Film Series continues with ‘Wilhemina’s War’

Maddie Davis, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

On Nov. 6, the Center for Global Education, the Division of Global Cultures, and Anthropology professor Dr. Linda Winkler presented “Wilhemina’s War,” the third movie of their Cultural Film Series. This edition of the series...

FYF Committee seeks changes

Megan Stanley, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

Members of Wilkes University’s First-Year Foundations (FYF) committee are encouraging full-time and tenured professors to teach subject focused FYF classes, rather than the current system where the courses on offer are more broa...

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