The Beacon

Amanda Bialek
Amanda Bialek is a senior communication studies major with concentrations in strategic communication/public relations, multimedia journalism and broadcast production. She also has a minor in dance.

Bialek began as a staff writer for The Beacon her freshman year and served as an assistant editor prior to becoming the Life, Arts and Entertainment Editor.

She is a segment host/reporter/anchor for Wilkes Now, Wilkes University’s weekly news magazine television show and participates in Zebra Communications, the student-run public relations agency. Amanda is a member of the Wilkes University Honors Program and the vice president of the Alpha Chi National Honor Society.

She has also interned in the Development Department at the Osterhout Free Library (Wilkes Barre, PA) and in the Communication Department at Rodale Institute (Kutztown, PA).

Amanda Bialek, Life, Arts and Entertainment Editor

Mar 20, 2018
It’s time to spring into action and clean your home (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Wilkes Colonel Michelle Rae Lehman builds a business of her own (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
20 tips for college students to stay organized in the new year (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Give the gift of warm socks this season to those in need (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Hemp Hemp Hooray! Seeds take root in Pennsylvania soil (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
16 years later: Remembering and reflecting on 9/11 (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Wilkes Senior Kevin Schiel wins College Tabletop award (Story)
Apr 09, 2017
“The Grill Master” is a dear friend to many (Story)
Mar 24, 2017
Wilkes University Running Club holds annual Relay for Heat (Story)
Feb 20, 2017
Call for Proposals: Women’s and Gender Studies Conference (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
Norovirus takes Wilkes by stomach: Spread the word, not the germs (Story)
Feb 06, 2017
Remembering Brianna Smarkusky (Story)
Feb 06, 2017
Oh my feet! Are dancers artists or athletes? (Story)
Jan 30, 2017
Tune in to 90.7 WCLH for the station’s 45 birthday (Story)
Nov 14, 2016
Conquer college campus hunger at Wilkes University (Story)
Oct 31, 2016
Going trayless saves more and wastes less (Story)
Oct 24, 2016
Internship and Career Fair brings employers to Wilkes (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
Kirby Scholar Program recognizes Wilkes “Best and Brightest” (Story)
Oct 07, 2016
Share a cappuccino with your Conversation Partner (Story)
Sep 22, 2016
Wilkes Student Government president encourages club participation (Story)
Sep 16, 2016
Find peace at Columcille Megalith Park (Story/Media)
Apr 19, 2016
Reach New Heights with ‘Vertical Dancing’ (Story)
Apr 05, 2016
Young Frankenstein comes to Little Theatre (Story)
Mar 22, 2016
Think before you underage drink at Wilkes (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
The value of life; “I am Almost Dead” (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Use your brain, care for your heart (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Get Fit. Eat Healthy. Be Happy. (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
New language course for Spring 2016; Mandarin Chinese offers language requirement diversity (Story)
Nov 09, 2015
Vince Insalaco keeps Wilkes students in tune (Story)
Oct 19, 2015
Live, Love and Dance (Story)
Sep 28, 2015
Adventure Education continues taking on great outdoors (Story)
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Amanda Bialek