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Nets for Nets 2011: A successful fundraiser for Malaria Nets

April 3, 2011

Lisa Piccolo Peace and Justice Editor At the men’s and women’s basketball games on February 7, 2011, money was raised in order to send Malaria Nets to other countries through the “Nets  for Nets” program of Catholic Relief Services.  ...

Zumba classes now offered at Marywood University

February 4, 2011

Kelly Rickert Assistant Layout Editor Zumba is the latest fitness craze sweeping the nation, the world, and now, Marywood University.  Zumba is a Latin fitness cardio dance program. Marywood began offering this program as a...

Physician Assistant program receives $704,000 grant

November 17, 2010

Alison Trautmann Editor-in-Chief The Physician Assistant program at Marywood University has received a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration. The grant was given to Marywood in order to expand the Physi...

Straws? Don’t you mean “Instruments of Environmental Destruction”?

October 7, 2010

Alison Trautmann Editor-in-Chief Straws. More than just a way to get a drink from your cup to your mouth. They’re just plain fun and when you’re in college, the simplest things can be the most fun or make your day a bit brighter...