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Group spotlight – Project HEAL supports students with eating disorders

Group spotlight – Project HEAL supports students with eating disorders

Paul Capoccia, Community Editor
February 22
Filed under A Top Stories, Club Spotlight, Community

Help to Eat, Accept, and Live. That's the message behind Project HEAL, a 501(c) nonprofit organization that recently gained an official Marywood chapter. Founded in 2008, Project HEAL, or PHEAL, aims to help people struggling with eating disorders. The organization aims to provide scholarship funding...

Group Spotlight – Women’s Group

Group Spotlight – Women’s Group

Paul Capoccia, Community Editor
November 16
Filed under Club Spotlight, Community

1 Timothy 4:12, it is written: “Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, and in purity.” The group 4:12 for Women is dedicated to the renewal of faith for college students. Meeting twice a month,...

Group Spotlight – Anime and Japanese Culture Club

Group Spotlight – Anime and Japanese Culture Club

Paul Capoccia, Community Editor
October 19
Filed under Club Spotlight, Community

The Anime and Japanese Culture Club offers more than just the usual Saturday morning cartoons. As stated on the Marywood Club page, the Anime and Japanese Culture Club, or Anime Club for short, is an interactive club that allows students to experience Japanese culture and Japanese animation, or anime,...

Club Spotlight: Ally Club promotes equality

Club Spotlight: Ally Club promotes equality

Paul Capoccia, Community Editor
September 21
Filed under Club Spotlight, Community

Marywood’s Ally Club provides a safe environment for LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) or straight persons to create a community accepting of all kinds of individuals. The national Ally organization began in 1997, and Marywood’s Ally Club became one of the first chapters on a college...