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The Man Behind the TV

March 1, 2008

By Tony Calvario Staff Writer For this article I decided to interview Ryan Leckey from WNEP. Leckey is a reporter for the station and I always wondered how he obtained such an exciting job, and at such a young age. As a matter of interest, I am impressed w...

Literary Review: "Into the Wild"

February 1, 2008

Cover of Into the Wild By Barry Strauss Staff Writer Jon Krackauer’s Into the Wild is written much like a mystery novel, except for the dire fact that the tale is actually a work of nonfiction. The work is a true-life story of a young man, Chris McCandless, who decided to go against the contemporary norms of our society. After graduating from a prestigi...

What to Watch Now?

February 1, 2008

By Tony Calvario Staff Writer As we are all aware, the writer’s strike is still an on-going issue. This leaves many television viewers wondering “what the heck am I going to watch now?” Shows like “Desperate Housewives”...

"Wonderful Town" to Premiere Friday, February 22

February 1, 2008

By Kristen Cantarella Staff Writer Next week, the Marywood Players will take a step back in time with three performances of Leonard Bernstein’s family oriented musical “Wonderful Town.” The story tells of the Sherwood sisters...

Campus Ministry: Practicing Charity Through Service

February 1, 2008

By Roman Flores Staff Writer What is Campus Ministry? Does it entail reading scripture at the lectern during Mass, or making available the sacraments of the Catholic Church here on campus? Is it putting on retreats in order to...