Internship presentations are out of this galaxy

In a galaxy far far away … internship presentations are back this spring! Join the Department of Communication for its kickoff event on Tuesday, March 29 where four students will present their summer internships. Jedi Masters Lachlan Loudon, Scott Miller, Paige Livingston and Riley Holsinger will be bringing peace to McCance Auditorium at 12 p.m. … Continue reading

Gods time

With the semester wrapping up for students, the Center for Students and Leadership has decided to have an on-campus student-led retreat titled Kairos on March 25-27 to help students to unwind and have time to rest in the presence of God hence the name “Kairos”. “Kairos means ‘God’s time,’ so the idea is that students … Continue reading

Women in gaming panel

On noon March 30, Dr. Jamie Dessart, Professor of English at Waynesburg University, will be hosting a panel of women who work within the gaming industry. The panel will be held on MS Teams, so everyone is encouraged to join and can do so through MyConnect. The panel will include: Aurverin Morrow, Esports Brand Manager … Continue reading

Eco-Stewards Club hosts educational event on plastics

On March 15, the Eco-Stewards Club hosted its “Plastic Not-So-Fantastic” event in Waynesburg University’s Paul R. Stewart Science Hall.  “The event was to raise awareness about the plastic issues both globally and locally,” said Dr. Janet Paladino, a professor of biology at Waynesburg University and co-speaker at the event.  The Eco-Stewards is a club for … Continue reading

Women’s self-defense course offered for the first time

According to the 2007 study titled “US women’s choices of strategies to protect themselves from violence” done by the U.S. National Institute of Health, “47% [of women] avoided doing things they needed to do and 71% avoided doing things they wanted to do because of their fear of victimization. Violence against women (VAW) is widespread … Continue reading

Students hold veterans clothing drive

United States soldiers have sacrificed so much in their lives in order to provide security and freedom to the country throughout history. A group of Waynesburg University students is showing their gratitude towards veterans by holding a clothing drive around the Waynesburg community. “Anytime you can give back it is awesome,” group leader Jansen Knotts … Continue reading

Tuesday Night Women’s Series 

The Tuesday night Women’s Series will conclude with its final meeting on Tuesday, March 22.  According to Pat Bristor, associate dean of students, the meeting, titled WU Go Girl, will be held in the Benedum Glass Room. There will be a meal at 6:00 p.m. followed by a presentation by Suzanne Malausky, author of “Stiletto … Continue reading

Benedum Dining Hall offering different themed meals

Last semester, Benedum Dining Hall and Aladdin Dining Services hosted different themed meals to start and end the semester. These themes, which included Luau, National Pierogi Day and National Donut Day, will not be returning for the spring semester. However, new meals to celebrate national holidays as well as some new food concepts, are in … Continue reading

Return of intramurals

Intramural sports are officially back after a nearly two year hiatus. The Student Senate, working with the Student Activity Board and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, have brought back intramural sports for the spring semester. This is the first time intramurals have been held at Waynesburg University since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.  According to … Continue reading