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Professor Spotlight: Jean DesJardin

Professor Spotlight: Jean DesJardin

Brooke Santy, Reporter

September 28, 2017


Filed under Community, Professor Spotlight, Showcase

Dr. DesJardin is an associate professor in the education department and the director of early childhood education at Moravian College. She received her doctorate in special education and educational psychology from the University of California at Los Angeles, her master’s in Deaf education from Canisius...

8 Questions for HBO’s Casey Bloys

8 Questions for HBO’s Casey Bloys

Brandon Faust, Graphic Design Editor

September 7, 2017


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On Wednesday, Sept. 6, HBO’s president of programming, Casey Bloys, came to Moravian College to discuss his work at the cable network giant. Following his presentation in Foy Hall, The Comenian spoke with Bloys, a Lehigh Valley native. Below is an edited transcription of our interview. How has the Lehigh...

Moravian’s New Food for You

Moravian’s New Food for You

Brianna Marmol, Copy Editor

September 7, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Another year, another change at Moravian College, and with changes come strong opinions. Returning students have noticed differences to Moravian’s campus, like the finished Sally Breidegam Miksiewicz Center for Health Sciences building and additional parking spaces. Still, the hot topic seems to ...

Photo of the Week, Melissa Webber ’19

Photo of the Week, Melissa Webber ’19

September 7, 2017


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Moravian College Football Team Guns for Championship Season

Moravian College Football Team Guns for Championship Season

Kyle Conroy, Reporter

September 7, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

You might forgive fans for looking at the Moravian College football team this year and not seeing a championship season in its future. After all, the Greyhounds are coming off an iffy 5-5 season last year and graduated out nearly a dozen of its starters. And not just starters but future Hall of Fame...

Professor Spotlight: Trisha Moller

Professor Spotlight: Trisha Moller

Jaime Ernst, Reporter

September 7, 2017


Filed under Community, Professor Spotlight, Showcase

Trisha Moller joined the Moravian College community in 2008 as an adjunct professor of mathematics. It was just this past year (2016) that she became a full-time visiting professor. Professor Moller earned her Ph.D. in Mathematics from Lehigh University. Fun Fact: Dr. Moller is married to Dr. Micha...

Letter from the Editor-in-Chief

Letter from the Editor-in-Chief

Kaytlyn Gordon, Editor-in-Chief

September 7, 2017


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

Dear Readers, The Comenian staff  welcomes you back to campus, with fresh content that voices the concerns of students and updates you on all things Moravian. This year, we plan to be the same go-to source of news, while also continuing to broaden our content and bolster our coverage of current events. A...

Rant of the Week: Housing Selection Process Needs to Change

Rant of the Week: Housing Selection Process Needs to Change

Anonymous

April 28, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Well, it was just everyone’s favorite time of year, housing selection. The time of year that is almost guaranteed to cause a huge amount of stress and disgruntlement among the students of MoCo. I am sure that all of us saw the email that was recently sent out telling us all about the new doubles ...

NORTH vs. SOUTH, PART II: One College, Two Campuses, Ten Voices

NORTH vs. SOUTH, PART II: One College, Two Campuses, Ten Voices

Jaime Ernst and Sara Weidner, Reporters

April 28, 2017


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While it’s certainly not the Mason-Dixon Line, the one-mile-long gap separating Moravian College’s North and South campuses creates somewhat of a cultural divide at the school, offering both a unique opportunity and a challenge for its students. In our print edition, Comenian staff writers, who hav...

Studying Abroad in Reading, England: Pubs, Trains, and other Culture Shocks  

Studying Abroad in Reading, England: Pubs, Trains, and other Culture Shocks  

Emily Anderson, Reporter

April 28, 2017


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The excitement of studying abroad is what encourages many students to take the leap from one country to the next. The opportunity to experience a new culture and take in new sights is also what makes studying abroad worth the experience. Unfortunately, though, the reality of studying abroad may not be...

Letter from the Editor: A Look at the Past Year and the Year Ahead

Letter from the Editor: A Look at the Past Year and the Year Ahead

Kaytlyn Gordon, Editor-in-Chief

April 28, 2017


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Dear Reader, The Comenian would like to thank you for your support and readership this year. From political debates, lectures, faculty spotlights, and campus controversies, The Comenian has been there to cover it all and provide you with a platform to share your views and concerns. This year, we revi...

Photo of the Week, Sara Weidner ’18

Photo of the Week, Sara Weidner ’18

April 21, 2017


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