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Parker Dorsey
Parker Dorsey is a junior communications studies major with a concentration in strategic communications. Parker began as a staff writer for the opinion section in the Spring 2018 semester. He is The Beacon's resident amateur music expert and frequents many concerts throughout the year.


He is also holding the positions of metal music director at WCLH 90.7 FM, Wilkes University's student-run radio station, as well as VP of Web Development/Social Media at Zebra Communications, Wilkes University's student-run public relations agency, and assistant producer at Wilkes Now, Wilkes University's student-run television station.

Parker Dorsey, Assistant Opinion Editor

Sep 10, 2019
What we know about the likelihood of the Area 51 raid (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
CDE Exotics moves to new location on South Main Street (Story)
Aug 19, 2019
The Founder’s Gala: Eugene Roth, Esq. ‘57 awarded President’s Medal (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Is St. Anger really as bad of an album everyone says it is? (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Dr. Diane E. Wenger: professor, chair of Global Cultures (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Who the heck is Stan anyways, and why are we hailing him? (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
The Matt Fox Experience is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Taking a look at some of this year’s best metal singles so far (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Political science professor announces retirement after 28 years (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Clark Jr. comes into his own with his new age blues anthem (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Harkening back to the sound of old school rock n’ roll (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Just another generic album from another generic band (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Smashing Pumpkins as opposed to Breaking Apples (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
The Top Ten Metal Albums of 2018 (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
The Essex ravers are here to beat your head in (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Album review: Bad Wolves release a solid, exciting debut (Story)
Oct 30, 2018
The Prophet of Rage’s solo debut is a call for revolution (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
Disturbed drops its second post-hiatus album (Story)
Oct 09, 2018
NHL preview with The Beacon hockey staff (Story)
Oct 09, 2018
It’s not In-A-Gadda-Da-Vita, it’s Mi Vida Local (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Well it’s not Vheissu, but it’s pretty darn close (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
When groove metal goes… country? Volume one (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Is this the best album of the William DuVall era? (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
Is good music dead? A quest to find out what is happening to mainstream music (Story)
Apr 30, 2018
The Priest is back; Judas Priest’s new record, Firepower (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
Artist: Tech N9ne new album, Planet, Review (Story)
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