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Wilkes University Flute Ensemble brought families and friends together.

Quyen Nguyen, A&E Online Staff

May 11, 2012

Walking in to the cozy setting of the upper lobby, Dorothy Dickson Darte Center, family and friends came together to celebrate the end of the semester and enjoy an evening of the flute ensemble on May 2 at 7:30 p.m. It is semi-annual...

Flute Ensemble concert brings music to Wilkes

Quyen Nguyen, A&E Online Staff

May 11, 2012

Family and friend came together for one night of May 2 at 7:30 p.m in the upper lobby of Dorothy Dickson Darte Center to enjoy the beauty of music from the Wilkes University Flute Ensemble.

Internships turn summer break into a learning experience

Dominick Constantino, A&E Online Staff

May 11, 2012

Over the years, Wilkes students have interned with many different companies and organizations throughout our area.

Students party Mexican-style at study break event

Sarah Kennelly, Correspondent

May 10, 2012

IRHC club hosted event for students on May 3 to engage in fun activities, eat great food and relax before final’s week. Every semester the Inter-Resident Hall Council hosts a study break party for Wilkes University Students. This semester the Mexican-the...

Student Government has a new commander-in-chief

Sara Cosgrove, Correspondent

May 1, 2012

Kristofer Rivers won the presidency and has outlined what he hopes to accomplish in the upcoming school year.  Rivers, senior, is an accounting and business administration major at Wilkes. Now he can add Student Government presiden...

Arabian Night brings international culture to Wilkes University

Quyen Nguyen, A&E Online Staff

April 30, 2012

The Saudi Interest Club put together the Arabian night on Friday, April 27 at 6 p.m. in the Ballroom of Henry Student Center. It ws to help students and the community to come to a broader understanding of Saudi culture as we...

A busy time of year for Wilkes Chorus

Dominick Constantino, Staff Writer

April 23, 2012

The Wilkes University Chorus ensembles have been busy practicing and performing at concert venues in the local community. As the college semester comes to an end, the Wilkes University Chorus ensembles have been busy prepar...

Wilkes Manuscript, GSA team up for LGBT poetry reading

Bill Thomas, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 4, 2012

On Thursday, March 29, the Wilkes University Manuscript Society and Gay-Straight Alliance teamed up for the first time to present a poetry reading in Kirby Hall. Though the event was not scheduled as a memorial to prize-winning poe...

Unimportant Questions with Important People: Nicholas Wierman, Off Campus Council President

Christine Lee, Life Editor

April 2, 2012

Nicholas Wierman Year: Junior Major: Earth and Environmental Science Hometown: Middletown, Pa. Duties: Representing the student population that resides off campus, and serving on traffic council, student affairs committees ...

SG to offer new Casino Week prizes, including skydiving trip

Alyssa Stencavage, Staff Writer

April 2, 2012

Students who enjoyed last semester’s Casino Week don’t have to look far for some more gaming fun. This semester’s casino week will be running from Tuesday, April 10 to Friday, April 13, right after  students return from...

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