The Beacon

Ashley Evert
Ashley Evert is a senior Communications Studies major studying dual concentrations in journalism and public relations. She is also studying three minors: English, Integrative Media, and Women's and Gender Studies.

Ashley has written a beauty column for The Beacon since her freshman year and moved her way from staff writer to L&A&E assistant editor to her current position as Managing Editor.
The Beacon has given her a chance to dabble in other types of writing such as an alternative sports column and college cuisine column.


Ashley hopes to use her organizational and interpersonal skills to recruit new members who will grow, strengthen and diversify The Beacon.



Ashley Evert, Managing Editor

Feb 08, 2016
Beauty Beat: Why you really should stop washing your hair (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Pantone Announces Colors of the Year, Trends to Follow (Story)
Nov 09, 2015
Did Hillary really win the Dem. Debate? (Story)
Oct 27, 2015
University educates students, realities of sexual assault (Media)
Mar 10, 2015
4 Reasons Why “Fifty Shades” is Black and White (Story)
Oct 21, 2014
Beauty Beat: The secret to perfect brows: Best brow pomade to use (Story)
Oct 15, 2014
Beauty Beat: Men’s styling 101- styling products for all types of hair (Story)
Oct 02, 2014
Beauty Beat with Ashley Evert; New trend alert: vampy lips are hot for fall (Story)
Sep 25, 2014
Preventing progress: How helping becomes hurting (Story)
Sep 05, 2014
My New Holy Grail Skincare Products (Story)
Apr 15, 2014
Lessons learned: Undergrads, listen to your elders (Media)
Apr 15, 2014
Beauty Beat: Sunscreen 101 (Story)
Apr 08, 2014
Trend Alert: Oil Pulling (Story)
Apr 01, 2014
Workplace Beauty: preparing for interviews (Story)
Mar 25, 2014
The Best Lime Crime Velvetine dupe out there (Story)
Mar 18, 2014
Why Your Hair Color is Fading (Story)
Feb 24, 2014
The best liquid eyeliner on the market (Story)
Feb 11, 2014
Beauty Beat: Quick and Easy Date Night Beauty (Story)
Feb 05, 2014
Beauty Beat: All About Bangs (Story)
Jan 28, 2014
Beauty Beat: New Year, No Fear (Story)
Nov 26, 2013
Beauty Basic: Eyebrows part 2: brow removal, filler (Story)
Nov 26, 2013
College Cuisine: Cheesecake baked apples (Story)
Nov 19, 2013
‘You Do What?!’ Fencing puts students En Garde (Story)
Nov 19, 2013
College Cuisine: Cheesy chicken crescents (Story)
Nov 19, 2013
Beauty Basic: Eyebrows part 1: brow theory (Story/Media)
Nov 11, 2013
Chocolate peanut butter ice cream pops (Story)
Nov 11, 2013
Study abroad at the gateway of two continents (Story)
Nov 11, 2013
Beauty Beat: Are you a warm or a cool? Find out. (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
Beauty Beat: tips and tricks to make beauty easier (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
College Cuisine: Buffalo Chicken Dip (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
Campus consciousness: flu shots (Story)
Nov 03, 2013
‘You Do What?!’ Flinging paint isn’t just for children (Story)
Oct 28, 2013
History Lesson: The Legend of Hollywood Horror (Story)
Oct 28, 2013
College cuisine: Glow in the Dark Cupcakes (Story)
Oct 18, 2013
You Do What?” Ultimate Frisbee (Story)
Oct 15, 2013
Development Week aims to help students prepare for future (Story)
Oct 08, 2013
‘You Do What?!’ Skating has never been so physical (Story)
Oct 08, 2013
College Cuisine: light peanut butter pie (Story)
Oct 08, 2013
‘You Do What?!’ Kayaking through liquid masses (Story)
Oct 08, 2013
Beauty Basic: Skincare 101- easy steps to a beautiful complexion (Story)
Oct 08, 2013
Internship fair proves worthwhile experience (Story)
Oct 03, 2013
The 101: Men’s Hairstyles (Story)
Sep 30, 2013
‘You Do What?!’ Skydiving at 120 MPH, that’s what! (Story)
Sep 30, 2013
Wilkes University to hold casino night for alumni (Story)
Sep 30, 2013
College Cuisine: Cracker Barrel’s Broccoli Cheddar Chicken (Story)
Sep 30, 2013
Trend alert: stiletto nails claw their way to top (Story)
Sep 22, 2013
College Cuisine: Cookie Dough Greek Yogurt (Story)
Sep 22, 2013
Beauty Basic: How to care for makeup brushes (Story)
Sep 17, 2013
Humanities professor offers meditation sessions (Story)
Sep 17, 2013
Beauty Beat: Back-to-School Beauty Essentials (Story)
Sep 17, 2013
College Cuisine: Cheap, easy eats for busy students (Story)
Sep 17, 2013
“You do what?” Trap and Skeet Shooting (Story)
Apr 23, 2013
Exploring the woman behind Middle Earth: Tami Lane (Story)
Apr 14, 2013
Beauty Beat: visiting the International Makeup Artist Tradeshow (Story/Media)
Apr 09, 2013
Beauty Beat: Max factor, color harmony, the invention of makeup (Story)
Mar 26, 2013
Beauty Beat: Glitter Matte Nails (Story/Media)
Mar 19, 2013
Beauty Beat, Part 4: I’m a beautician, not a magician (Story/Media)
Feb 26, 2013
Beauty Beat: DIY nail decals an alternative to polish (Story/Media)
Feb 19, 2013
Beauty Beat: Beauty MythBuster vol. 1 (Story)
Feb 12, 2013
Beauty Beat: Is Smashbox BB Cream worth price? (Story)
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