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Marywood community members continue Thanksgiving tradition

Marywood community members continue Thanksgiving tradition

Briana Ryan, Staff Writer

November 22, 2017

Students, faculty, staff, administrators and other community members gathered in the Upper Main Dining Hall for the annual Thanksgiving Prayer Breakfast. Sr. Catherine...

Recent News Stories

DACA repeal sparks action from Marywood faculty and staff

DACA repeal sparks action from Marywood faculty and staff

November 17, 2017

The Pacers for Justice and Peace (PJP), a group of Marywood faculty and staff whose goal is to create an open dialogue to discuss social and political...

Marywood honors veterans at annual ceremony

Marywood honors veterans at annual ceremony

November 14, 2017

Frigid November winds swept the field adjacent to Marywood’s Veterans’ Resource Center (VRC) last Friday, but the forceful gale proved no match for...

Talking to Strangers: Honesty, Interrupted

Talking to Strangers: Honesty, Interrupted

Amanda Duncklee, Community Editor

November 22, 2017

Hey, strangers. In my last piece, I wrote about how I lied to a bunch of people about my identity to see how they’d respond. If you haven’t read it, I don’t really care...

Group Spotlight: Marywood Reads

Group Spotlight: Marywood Reads

November 22, 2017

Inspiring program ‘soars’ to 10-year anniversary

Inspiring program ‘soars’ to 10-year anniversary

November 20, 2017

Sr. John Says: Safety First

Sr. John Says: Safety First

November 7, 2017

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What A Weird World! Mo’ Money, Moore Problems

What A Weird World! Mo’ Money, Moore Problems

Alex Weidner, Managing Editor

November 21, 2017

Republican Roy Moore is running in a special election for one of Alabama’s Senate seats, and WOW does he have some skeletons in his closet. Five women have accused Moore of sexual misconduct. Leigh Corfman, the first to step forward, was 14 at the time of the alleged incident. Though he denies remembering it, Moore doesn’t seem to want to “rule out” that he mi...

OPINION: How do we deal with fallen icons?

OPINION: How do we deal with fallen icons?

November 16, 2017

OPINION: Who cares about the Starbucks cups?

OPINION: Who cares about the Starbucks cups?

November 13, 2017

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Sports Talk: NFL and NFLPA are both at fault for Ezekiel Elliott mess

Sports Talk: NFL and NFLPA are both at fault for Ezekiel Elliott mess

Nicolo Manzo, Asst. Sports Editor

November 20, 2017

Asst. Sports Editor Nicolo Manzo explains why the next Collective Bargaining Agreement must be negotiated better in this week’s episode of “Sports Talk.”

PACERS SPORTS REPORT: Swimming splits with Cabrini; men’s basketball opens with victory

PACERS SPORTS REPORT: Swimming splits with Cabrini; men’s basketball opens with victory

November 17, 2017

Photo credit/ Carolyn Warcup Women’s Swimming vs. Cabrini University Women's swimming team notched its first victory of the season beating the Cavaliers 140-55. According to the team websi...

COMMENTARY: The Houston Astros make history

COMMENTARY: The Houston Astros make history

November 10, 2017

The Houston Astros won the Commissioner’s Trophy for the first time in franchise...

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Sunday, November 12

    Women's Soccer

    Marywood University Pacers 0 - #2 Springfield College 5

  • Saturday, November 11

    Women's Soccer

    Marywood University Pacers 9 - #3 The City College of New York 1

  • Saturday, November 4

    Women's Soccer

    Marywood University Pacers 1 - #3 Cabrini University 2

  • Wednesday, November 1

    Women's Soccer

    Marywood University Pacers 4 - #4 Gwynedd Mercy 2

  • Wednesday, November 1

    Field Hockey

    Marywood University Pacers 0 - #2 Cabrini University 2

  • Tuesday, October 31

    Volleyball

    Marywood University Pacers 2 - #6 Notre Dame (Md.) 3

  • Tuesday, October 31

    Men's Soccer

    Marywood University Pacers 1 - #4 Neumann University 2

  • Saturday, October 28

    Volleyball

    Marywood University Pacers 3 - Lancaster Bible 0

  • Saturday, October 28

    Field Hockey

    Marywood University Pacers 0 - Misericordia University 2

  • Saturday, October 28

    Men's Soccer

    Marywood University Pacers 0 - Alvernia University 6

Rian Johnson to create brand-new ‘Star Wars’ trilogy

Rian Johnson to create brand-new ‘Star Wars’ trilogy

Justin Kucharski, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

It looks like Director Rian Johnson has only just started his time in a galaxy far, far away. Lucasfilm announced that Johnson will create an all-new “Star Wars” trilogy...

Netflix Review: ‘Alias Grace’ is another great Margaret Atwood adaptation

Netflix Review: ‘Alias Grace’ is another great Margaret Atwood adaptation

Dylan Wright, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 21, 2017

Netflix has rarely had an outright flop. The shows that debut on the streaming service range from forgettable to outright amazing. “Alias Grace” falls closer to the latter...

Author Ann Claycomb gives students insight on writing process

Author Ann Claycomb gives students insight on writing process

November 21, 2017

“On Screen” S. 3 Ep. 11: “The State of Hollywood”

“On Screen” S. 3 Ep. 11: “The State of Hollywood”

November 17, 2017

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