Q&A: Skeete ‘could not stop smiling’ to stay at WU

Six months ago, Isaiah Skeete was walking across the stage to grab his diploma. Skeete, a criminal justice graduate, was looking to land a career in his field of choice and found one in probations. In addition to his intended pursuits, Skeete also stumbled across a graduate assistant position with Waynesburg’s student activities. Fast forward … Continue reading

New Upper Room team for 2022-2023

Shortly after spring break came to an end in March, the Upper Room team for the 2021-2022 school year sang their last worship night, as a new team was assembled to fill in for the graduating seniors. Senior digital design major and vocalist Josh Hughes passed the reins of the presidency to junior psychology major … Continue reading

Waynesburg University walks Out of Darkness

Waynesburg University hosted its annual Out of Darkness Walk Sunday, April 10.  With over 200 people in attendance, the ongoing fundraiser exceeded its goal of $5,000 reaching $6,800 on Sunday. All of the proceeds will be donated to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), and the fundraiser will last until June 30. “It’s just … Continue reading

WU collects teddy bears for Ukraine

Waynesburg University is participating in a bear-y special collection, “Operation Teddy Friend.” The stuffed bear collection drive, which aims to bring comfort to those in Ukraine will last until April 22.  “I think all of us want to do something, but it’s like how and where can you help. And then, you know, there’s always … Continue reading

Student Senate Election process underway

It’s election season at Waynesburg University.  The Student Senate is preparing for executive board and general seats elections for next year. An email was sent out on March 23 with information about running for senate seats for the upcoming senior, junior and sophomore classes.  According to the email, a candidate must be a full-time student … Continue reading

Support for Fischer taking place

The Yellow Jackets community has swarmed to support senior Corey Fischer amidst his battle against Ewing’s Sarcoma. Multiple fundraisers and events have been set into place to aid Fischer’s fight.  A 3v3 basketball tournament will be held on April 8 and will be followed up by a dodgeball tournament on April 21.  Existing with the … Continue reading

Waynesburg University celebrates 173 years

Even after 173 years, Waynesburg University is still coming together to celebrate. The university held its annual Charter Day celebration Tuesday, March 22. According to President Douglas Lee, events like this help build the Waynesburg community.  “Community is the essential part of this university experience,” Lee said. “Coming here and being a community and sharing … Continue reading

eHIVE to relocate

Ever since the campus store transitioned into The Nest on Wayne Street, its old location has been vacant. That vacancy is now being filled by the entrepreneurial hub for innovative ventures and endeavors (eHIVE). The eHIVE, which is currently located on the second floor of the Stover Campus Center, has already begun plans to relocate … Continue reading

Fine Arts Dept. presents ‘We Will Rock You’

Waynesburg University’s Fine Arts Department is bringing back a blast from the past for this year’s spring musical. Friends and family are welcome to join in an evening of music featuring some of Queen’s most noteworthy hits. The event will take place Wednesday, March 30, through Saturday, April 2 at 7:30 p.m. According to a … Continue reading