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ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Beacon Athlete of the Year Committee to meet Friday morning

Luke Modrovsky, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2019

The Beacon will conduct its second annual Athlete of the Year tournament via Twitter polls beginning next week. The tournament will open with the Round of 30 on Tuesday, April 9 and will conclude with the championship round cl...

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE- MBB: One. More. Game. Colonels to MAC Freedom Final after 79-72 win over Eastern

Ben Mandell, Co-Sports Editor

February 21, 2019

Playoff basketball has been all over the Wyoming Valley and Wilkes University was no exception Thursday night. The Colonels men’s basketball is one step away from a MAC Freedom championship after they beat Eastern 79-72 in ...

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE- Wilkes administrator: Polar vortex class closure based on policy, not student Change.org petition

Sammi Verespy, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

Ahead of the polar vortex hitting northeast Pennsylvania, students questioned if classes should be held. Sophomore Lindsay Becker launched a petition on Change.org asking the Wilkes University campus to close on Jan. 31. The col...

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