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Multicultural Student Coalition holds first talent show

Anna Culver, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

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Last Friday, Wilkes Univesity’s Multicultural Student Coalition (MSC) held its annual talent show. Students from all over campus came out to enjoy their fellow peers’ talents. The talent show showcased the large amount...

Annual Color Wars held in new location due to campus renovations

Sarah Matarella, Life, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 8, 2019

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On Saturday, April 6, the Wilkes University Hindu Spirituality Club (HSC) hosted their annual Color Wars event. In previous years, the event has been held on the newly renamed “Fenner Quad,” previously known as the greenway,...

Center for Career and Development holds Spring 2019 Career & Internship Fair

Natalie Stephens, Asst. Life, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 2, 2019

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The Career and Development Center hosted 95 organizations at their annual Career and Internships fair this past Thursday, March 28, in the University Center on Main at Wilkes University. The event was planned to help students...

Senioritis: How is it affecting you, class of 2019?

Nicholas Filipek, Managing Editor

April 2, 2019

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This week marks the first week in April, and for many Wilkes University students, it also marks their last full month of school. These seniors have overcome many struggles to get to where they are now, but have just one more...

French conversation group open to anyone who can say “Bonjour”

Anna Culver, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

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Every Wednesday, in Breiseth 107 from 4:15 to 5:00 p.m., the event “Pardon Our French” is held for Wilkes students, faculty, staff and friends to practice their French skills. Amy Kuiken, an adjunct faculty member in Wilkes...

Wilkes University to host annual Adventures in Science

Anna Culver, Staff Writer

March 28, 2019

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Wilkes University will be hosting over 250 local elementary students in their annual Adventures in Science event on April 26. Adventures in Science is held every spring semester and has been going on for about 15 years. This...

Bryce Vine returns to Wilkes University Saturday for his third performance

Sarah Matarella, Life, Arts & Entertainment Editor

March 28, 2019

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Singer, songwriter Bryce Vine will be performing at the MAC in UCOM at Wilkes University at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 30. Vine opened for Hoodie Allen at the spring semester concert at Wilkes University in 2015, performed again...

Residence Life to hold annual first-year student Battle of the Halls

Sean Schmoyer, Asst. News Editor

March 21, 2019

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Wilkes Residence Life will host their biggest event of the year, the Battle of the Halls on Sunday and first-year students are getting excited for the event. With posters around campus and resident assistants (RAs) talking...

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