The Beacon

Andre Spruell
Andre Spruell is a senior communication studies major with concentrations in broadcast production and multimedia journalism. He also has a minor in sociology.

Andre started on The Beacon as a staff writer for sports, then moved to co-assistant sports editor and is now the opinion editor.

Andre has also been on the Wilkes basketball team for three years.


Andre Spruell, Opinion Editor

Apr 30, 2018
The final countdown to closing out college career (Story)
Apr 13, 2018
The growing popularity of Latin trap music in the U.S. (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
3-on-3 basketball tournament coming to Wilkes, set for April 8 (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
Hopes and Expectations for Sons and Daughters (Story)
Mar 12, 2018
Does television need more diversity? (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
The Cultural Impact of ‘Black Panther’ (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Do attractive people have advantages others do not? (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Have curse words lost their shock value? (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Winter break is not really a break for student-athletes (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
The meaning of Halloween is different for college students (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Peaceful protests creating non-peaceful outcomes (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
The relationship between hurricanes and climate change (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Is summer break really a break for college students? (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Is summer break really a break for college students? (Story)
Mar 28, 2017
March Madness: gaining money and excitement (Story)
Mar 21, 2017
The more common, yet still difficult idea of interracial dating (Story)
Feb 28, 2017
Are cellphones more harmful than beneficial? (Story)
Feb 21, 2017
59th Annual Grammy Awards (Story)
Feb 21, 2017
Should Black History Month still be a thing if no one cares? (Story)
Feb 14, 2017
Loveable songs for your Valentine’s Day playlist (Story)
Feb 06, 2017
Major talent for minor amounts of people watching (Story)
Feb 06, 2017
New year, same resolutions (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
The stark reality for two fantasy football owners (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
The cycle of celebrity drug and alcohol addiction (Story)
Nov 01, 2016
Accessibility on the Wilkes University campus (Story)
Oct 25, 2016
The next big thing? Rise of soccer in the US (Story)
Oct 04, 2016
A Survivor’s Courageous Battle to Conquer Breast Cancer (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Bombings add fuel to the explosive racial debate (Story)
Sep 20, 2016
Rise in ACL injuries due to pressure on youth (Story)
Sep 14, 2016
Catch soap and sanitizer, not colds (Story)
Aug 30, 2016
Even 20 years later, Bulls still the best (Story)
Aug 10, 2016
20 Years Later, Still the Best (Story)
Apr 19, 2016
Working hard in the offseason to be successful in season (Story)
Apr 04, 2016
Interaction through intramurals shows Colonel Pride (Story)
Mar 21, 2016
Wilkes tennis caps off break with the Special Olympics (Story)
Feb 22, 2016
Wilkes baseball looks to make this season a hit (Story)
Feb 15, 2016
Wilkes men’s lacrosse team: Back after 33 years (Story)
Nov 24, 2015
Jared Powell: Leading by example on and off the field (Story)
Nov 16, 2015
Another strong season in store for Wilkes wrestling (Story)
Nov 09, 2015
Wilkes vs Kings football game preview: Continuing the rivarly (Story)
Nov 02, 2015
Men’s soccer team looks to bounce back at end of season (Story)
Oct 05, 2015
Wilkes baseball wasting no time to prepare for season (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
Cross country team making strides toward the finish (Story)
Mar 17, 2015
Softball wraps up spring trip (Story)
Sep 30, 2014
Swimming program back in action for first time since 1986 (Story)
Sep 24, 2014
Athletes look to recover from injury to join team (Story)
The news of today reported by the journalists of tomorrow
Andre Spruell