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The brick and mortar experience: What will become of it?

Savannah Pinnock, Opinion Editor

April 2, 2019

Sight, sound, touch, taste and smell are sensations that we commonly refer to as the five senses. It has also been revealed that there are even more sensations that are a part of the human experience. Through the use of the...

Meet the Majors: Marketing

Michelle Grossbauer, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

                      Zach Walser - Senior “I am a marketing major because I have always enjoyed talking to people and creating meaningful relationships. I enjoy looking at a...

Will prejudice ever become a thing of the past?

Breanna Ebisch, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

Many world leaders and ordinary people around the globe argue that prejudice doesn’t affect our daily lives anymore. However, despite these arguments, it has never been more evident that prejudice is alive within our society...

Responding to New Zealand: Thoughts from a fellow Muslim

Zarqua Ansari, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

I was sitting in my car last Friday scrolling through my Twitter feed as I waited for jummah namaz. My classes end at noon on Fridays, so I usually get lunch and follow it up with some Dunkin’ Donuts as I wait for the masjid...

PLCB, Ali Baba’s Lounge needs to be shut down

March 26, 2019

The ball is in your court, Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board. It’s time to revoke the liquor license of the Ali Baba Liquor Lounge. Back in November, management of the Ali Baba’s faced a hearing to try and renew the night...

Meet the Majors: Spanish

Michelle Grossbauer, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

                      Harrison Eckert - Senior “I am a double major in biology and Spanish. I came to Wilkes as a pre-pharmacy major then decided that was not what I wanted...

“Captain Marvel”: Marvel’s first female superhero

Savannah Pinnock, Opinion Editor

March 26, 2019

On March 8, Marvel Studios released a film that will continue to be revolutionary for women and people from all walks of life. It is a testament to the power of women and provides many with a fantastical role model. It is also...

Meet the Majors: Criminology

Michelle Grossbauer, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

                      Jordan Stiles - Senior “I am a double major in criminology and sociology. I chose my major because I have a st...

How you can become a more culturally refined person

Jennifer Boch, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

When you think of someone being culturally refined, you may picture fashionably dressed upper-class individuals discussing art while sipping wine and listening to classical music. In mainstream society, being cultured is seen...

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