Rachel Pellegrino

‘IT’ movie emphasizes topic of fear

After watching the movie “IT Chapter Two,” I couldn’t stop thinking about two things: the first being the creepy image of Pennywise laughing and the second being fear.  For those of you who are not avid “IT” fans or know nothing about the movie, fear plays a huge role in the film and not just … Continue reading

Project Linus offers service opportunity for students

Last year, 236 blankets were made by Waynesburg University’s students and 236 children’s lives were changed.Rachel Pellegrino, The Yellow Jacket This was made possible by the national non-profit organization Project Linus, which provides security blankets to children in need. Kelley Hardie, assistant dean of Student Services, started a chapter of Project Linus in Greene County … Continue reading

New pizzeria in town proves to be a success

When first hearing about the new pizzeria being built in Greene County, Waynesburg University senior business management major and Greene County resident, Ryan Brownfield, was skeptical. His first thought was, “Great, just what we need. Another pizza place in this small town.” After the opening of Fat Angelo’s Pizzeria earlier this summer, Brownfield’s opinion had … Continue reading

Jazz ensemble grows in number, ability

The Marsh Center was filled with the sound of music as the Waynesburg University Jazz Ensemble and Chamber Orchestra performed Tuesday, April 16. This concert served as both ensembles first and only performance of the semester. For many seniors, it was their last. PayneWissler, senior biology major and music minor, said the concert was sentimental. … Continue reading

Exchange student relays experiences

For some students at Waynesburg University, getting home isn’t as easy as a train ride, a car ride or even a quick plane ride. Students like Seoyoung Kim, an exchange student from South Korea, have to travel across an entire ocean to a different country just to get home. Kim is currently back in South … Continue reading

SAB coffeehouses attract crowds of campus students

Every semester, students gather in the Beehive for the Student Activities Board run event coffee house. At this gathering, coffee is served along with other treats, while a musician of SAB’s choice performs. SAB hosts four coffee houses a semester with different artists at each one. Students can either stay, grab coffee and a ticket … Continue reading

Project underway to improve area water systems

As of this week, the Dunkard Valley Water Extension Project is underway. Through this project, Dunkard Valley Joint Municipal Authority and Southwestern Pennsylvania Water Authority will unite in an effort to update Dunkard Valley’s outdated system. “Southwest Water will be taking over Dunkard Valley’s service system and it will all be replaced with new piping, … Continue reading