The Comenian

Latricia Ezell: Dancing and Singing on in our Memories

Latricia Ezell: Dancing and Singing on in our Memories

Kaytlyn Gordon, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

For the past five years, Latricia Ezell filled Moravian’s Blue & Grey Cafe with her laughter and singing, putting a smile on the face of anyone that entered her line. Ezell’s life journey came to a tragic end on Sunday, Oct. 28, when she was killed outside of her apartment in Allentown alo...

Rant of the Week: The Flooding of Lot X  

Rant of the Week: The Flooding of Lot X  

Christina Santo, News Section Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Friday night, Nov. 2, I was lying in my bed listening to the pounding rain when I got an email at 11:18 telling all students parked in Lot X to move their cars IMMEDIATELY. So, two of my housemates and I dropped what we were doing, threw on rain boots and coats, and joined the herd of students rushing...

The Greyhounds Soccer Team’s Season Successes and Future Improvements

The Greyhounds Soccer Team’s Season Successes and Future Improvements

Ryan Morse, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moravian College’s men’s soccer team entered the season with a loss of four key players who  graduated and new head coach Bob Wilkinson. Due to these changes, the early parts of a season served as a learning period.   The Greyhounds were forced to learn how to play in the backline without All Confere...

“Bohemian Rhapsody” An Epic Performance That Fails to End on a Good Note

“Bohemian Rhapsody” An Epic Performance That Fails to End on a Good Note

Christina Santo, News Section Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

“Bohemian Rhapsody” the 20th Century Fox biopic of Freddie Mercury, was released on Nov. 2, 2018. It has grossed over $141 million worldwide and made $12.2 million at the box office. The film stars Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee, Ben Hardy, Joseph Mazzello, Aidan Gillen, and Tom Hollande...

The Root Cellar Gets a Revival

The Root Cellar Gets a Revival

Maison Allen, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

The Root Cellar,  once a convenient dining option on Moravian College’s south campus, has been vacant since the 2016-2017 academic school year.   It is finally getting a reboot, according to an announcement at the Oct. 23 United Student Government meeting. The infrastructure proposal, which cam...

Moravian Now an “Apple Distinguished School”

Moravian Now an “Apple Distinguished School”

Luke Gratkowski, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On Oct. 23 Moravian College joined an elite group of schools around the globe known as “Apple Distinguished Schools.” Only 400 hundred schools can claim the prestigious title. An Apple Distinguished School is one in which educators utilize iPads, Macs, apps, Multi-Touch books, and other digital materi...

7 Activities To Do This Fall

7 Activities To Do This Fall

Christina Santo, News Section Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

The temperature is quickly dropping and leaves are falling. It’s the perfect time to do some fall activities, many of which can be found on or near campus. Apple Picking September and October is prime apple picking season. Apple picking is a great way to get your steps in while still having ...

Students Share Spooky On-Campus Supernatural Experiences

Students Share Spooky On-Campus Supernatural Experiences

Staff

October 30, 2018


Filed under Guest Editorials, Opinions, Showcase

The Ghost Whisperer Last fall, I was in the old music building on south campus, Brethren’s, late at night with most of the lights off and no one else in the building. I was packing up some recording equipment with my friend Josh. I walked out of the room  and heard someone whisper, “Hey!” I lo...

Dorm Remedies: 5 Easy Ways to Stay Healthy During the Cold Season

Dorm Remedies: 5 Easy Ways to Stay Healthy During the Cold Season

Jaime Ernst, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Pro-Tip 1: Use Lysol Wipes Wipe down your door handle, your light switch, your dresser drawers, even your desk. You do not know where people were before they visited you in your room. One of the best ways to stay healthy is to prevent sickness, and purchasing a cheap bottle of Lysol Wipes may just...

The Comenian’s Tips for Class Registration: How to Save Time, Money, and Energy

The Comenian’s Tips for Class Registration: How to Save Time, Money, and Energy

Staff

October 30, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Ask upperclassmen for advice on which classes to take. Chances are they will know both  the good ones and the ones you’ll wish you had avoided. Consult department chairs. They often know what classes will be offered before they appear on AMOS. Department chairs can also help you get into full c...

Sports Journalists Doris Burke and Jack McCallum on Women Reporters and the Art of Communication

Sports Journalists Doris Burke and Jack McCallum on Women Reporters and the Art of Communication

Bobby Falatyn, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Oct. 4th, NBA Hall of Fame broadcaster Doris Burke and former Sports Illustrated reporter Jack McCallum met in Moravian’s Foy Hall to discuss their unique and rich experiences in sports journalism. Burke’s success in the heavily male-dominated field was among the many topics of conversation...

The Midterms Are Coming! The Midterms Are Coming!

The Midterms Are Coming! The Midterms Are Coming!

Nathaniel Rhoads, Reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under News, Politics, Showcase

Midterms are coming up, and I don’t mean the exams. The United States midterm election will take place Nov. 6, 2018, and given how divisive our politics have become, the midterm elections are probably going to be just as contentious, if not more so, than the 2016 election. Both the Republicans and D...