Abigail Phillips

Waynesburg University raises money through Day of Giving

Waynesburg University held its fifth annual Day of Giving on Thurs., Nov. 12, allowing alumni, students, faculty, staff and their families to support the school’s academic departments and athletic teams. According to the Waynesburg University website, the university exceeded their goal by $52,745 with a total of 905 donors and 38 states.  The university website … Continue reading

Greene County updates aerial imagery

The Greene County Commissioners Office has recently partnered with Eagleview Technologies and Pictometry International to provide all new LiDAR data and imagery of the entirety of Greene county. Chief Assessor Mary Ann (Lou) Lewis expressed the main reasons the county is moving forward with this project. “The Assessment Office uses the aerial program for many … Continue reading

Dining hall workers adapt to COVID-19 changes

With the wave of COVID-19, many changes have been made at Waynesburg University, the most noticeable being in Benedum Dining Hall. Christopher Zaccheus, a dining hall employee, explained the main changes to the food system. “Some of the changes that have been put in place are that workers have to serve all the food instead … Continue reading

COVID-19 update on campus

Waynesburg University remains open as administrators monitor the campus community and continue to stress the “Keep Waynesburg Well” plan. On Tuesday, Oct. 6, Waynesburg University President Douglas Lee provided students and staff with an update on COVID-19 cases on campus. Lee praised students and staff for their commitment to following guidelines set to prevent the … Continue reading

Eberly Library explores the past

Staff and students dive into Greene County's history

Eberly library is a hotspot for many. Whether it be for class, books or the computer lab, it has a little bit for everyone on campus. Recently the library’s staff and students have started new projects after discovering part of Greene County’s history. Senior and library staff member Brendon Stead explained what exactly was found. … Continue reading

Residents Assistants Adapt to New Guidelines

What it looks like to be a RA during the pandemic

In an effort to make Waynesburg as safe as possible the university has adjusted the way that resident assistants operate. Riley Holsinger, resident assistant for Willison Hall,  expressed how RAs coming into contact with more resident students than most has changed their door policy.  “As RAs we’re really not supposed to go door to door … Continue reading

College-bound during COVID-19

Transitioning from high school to college during a pandemic

COVID-19 has changed the way America has to function for now.Included in that change is the process of how students transition into college from high school. For Waynesburg University, on-campus tours have changed, explained Admissions Counselor Kyle Digiandomenico.  “From an on campus perspective, we’re limited to how many families we can invite to campus in … Continue reading

The rise of ‘The Hive’

Senate tackles topic of students' school spirit

As students get busier, they find less and less time to go to sporting events, leaving the bleachers empty. The Student Senate started plans to incentivize students to attend home games. The lack of student attendance recently came to the Student Senate’s attention when treasurer Luke Diel,  sophomore political science major, brought up some of … Continue reading

University will now provide an online billing service

This year, Waynesburg University will be partnering with Nelnet Campus Commerce to provide students with a new online billing process. The service will allow students to receive an electronic billing statement, as well as, real time online access to their tuition account.  “In place of paper statements, tuition billing statements are now sent electronically,” said … Continue reading

New Becker Agreement put into motion

The Becker Agreement, which was put into effect over the summer, provides back to back study for business majors, from undergraduate degrees to graduate degrees; allowing information to stay  fresh in students’ minds.  The agreement specifically targets those who need to get their Certified Public Accountant certification. Gordan McClung, chair of the Business Administration Department … Continue reading