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Professor Spotlight: Meg Mikovits

Professor Spotlight: Meg Mikovits

Ryan Scott, Reporter

November 29, 2018

Meg Mikovits, an instructor in the English Department, has been working at Moravian since 2008. Additionally, she is the Writing Fellows Program Coordinator, as well as the Writing Center Coordinator. Before beginning her work at the College, Mikovits attended Moravian as an undergraduate and got her...

Moravian Dining Services Adds Mindful Eating to the Menu

Moravian Dining Services Adds Mindful Eating to the Menu

Emily Pettinato, Reporter

November 29, 2018

Moravian College’s Dining Service has one of the hardest jobs on campus as it tries to accommodate every student’s wants and needs. However, the College has gotten closer to appeasing students who desire healthy options by teaming with Sodexo to implement the Mindful program. The program is inten...

Rant of the Week: Terribly Tiny Desks

Rant of the Week: Terribly Tiny Desks

Christine Wieder, Reporter

November 29, 2018

As an English major, I obviously spend a good portion of my day in Zinzendorf Hall. I lounge on the couches in the Writing Center in between classes, spend several hours a week in the common area working as a student assistant, and have classes in both classrooms. As a whole, Zinzendorf is a nice ...

Daniel Roebuck Discusses Bethlehem and Its Appearance in his New Movie

Daniel Roebuck Discusses Bethlehem and Its Appearance in his New Movie

Elizabeth Horn, Community Section Editor

November 8, 2018

Inside the Moravian Studio, presented by the Director of Marketing and Communications Michael Corr, presented another successful talk in Foy Hall on Oct. 30 with famous Bethlehem native Daniel Roebuck. The discussion, which mostly revolved around Roebuck’s experience as a public figure in the me...

Civil Discussions Over Gun Control in Second Amendment Debate

Civil Discussions Over Gun Control in Second Amendment Debate

Samantha Riley, Reporter

November 8, 2018

On Oct. 29, Professor Meg Mott from Marlboro College in Vermont presented a structured town hall debate on  the Second Amendment of the United States Constitution. The event had a great turnout, with the HUB’s UBC room packed with students, faculty, and local community members alike. Due to the ...

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

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

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

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

“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

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

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

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 ...