Training begins for 2017 ResLife

After a very in depth application and interview process, 36 students have been chosen to become Resident Assistants (RAs) next school year. “What we are doing now that we hired the staff for next year is just getting to know them better,” said Resident Director of Martin Hall Anthony Jarrell. “We are currently having them … Continue reading

WU Players present The Addams Family

The week’s work by Waynesburg University’s drama club, the Waynesburg Players, has finally come to fruition as they put on a series of performances of the well-known musical, “The Addams Family.” The cast members, other students and staff involved have been hard at work for weeks perfecting the finishing touches for their five performances. Before … Continue reading

Caf creates nutrition information signs

Since students’ return from spring break, Benedum Dining Hall has changed their signs identifying food to include nutrition and allergy information. They have also launched kiosks in coordination with this change, which occurred March 21. Lesley Davis, food service director for Aladdin Dining Services, said that the change was made to help students with allergies … Continue reading

Changes made to university’s housing application process

Students noticed changes to the Waynesburg University housing application for next school year, which were due March 10, before any of the housing selections. The Department of Student Services combined its own required forms into the housing application. In years past, student services would mail forms to students to aquire updates of emergency contacts and … Continue reading

CJ professors tackle issues surrounding heroin epidemic

Western Pennsylvania’s heroin problem goes beyond just dealers and users, according to Waynesburg University’s criminal justice professors. Adam Jack, chairperson for the Criminal Justice and Social Sciences Department said drug abuse and distribution has always plagued America, but it is heroin’s widespread distribution that makes it so much more threatening. “I want to make it … Continue reading

University’s 168th birthday celebrated on Charter Day

Waynesburg University celebrated its 168th birthday with the annual Charter Day celebration on March 21. The event was celebrated with a special edition of the usual Tuesday chapel service in Roberts Chapel. The service began with a welcoming performance by the Waynesburg University Brass Ensemble. Following that was the The Waynesburg University Lamplighters Concert Choir … Continue reading

Day of Service involves 236 volunteers at 27 service sites

The 25 for 25 Day of Service on March 18 celebrated the 25th anniversary of Waynesburg University’s Bonner Scholar Program. A total of 236 volunteers served at 27 different service sites in Greene County, Washington County and Pittsburgh. Assistant Dean of Students Kelley Hardie said volunteers consisted of 72 percent students, 12 percent staff, five … Continue reading

Dinner celebrates 25 years of Bonner

Pres. of Bonner Foundation acts as event's keynote speaker

In connection with Waynesburg University’s Day of Service, the institution celebrated the 25th anniversary of the Bonner Scholarship through the Bonner Foundation. On Saturday, March 18, past and present Bonner Scholars along with scholarship coordinators and university officials assembled in Alumni Hall for a dinner and a presentation by Dr. Robert Hackett, Bonner Foundation president. … Continue reading

The Yellow Jacket Print Newspaper is back for a Special Fall 2021 Edition.

Pick up your copy around campus Friday, December 3! Copies will also be available at select locations around the community. Happy holidays and happy reading!