The Wood Word

Winds of Change

October 4, 2010

Alison Trautmann Editor-in-Chief The new wind turbine was installed in early August behind the Mellow Center.  It is part of Marywood’s ongoing effort to go green.  The electrical current goes straight into the Mellow Cente...

Forget About Cramming

April 1, 2010

Image via CrunchBase By Tyler Williamson Staff Writer Let’s face it, everyone fears the end of the semester or school year because of what seems to be a never ending heap of assignments to do and finals to study for. Everyone...

3D Technology Gains Popularity

April 1, 2010

Image via Wikipedia By Cassie Scannella Staff Writer Throughout the past couple years, and most importantly throughout the past year, 3D technology has impacted viewers more so than ever before.  In 2009, record breaki...

Getting Ahead in a Slow Job Market

March 1, 2010

Image via Wikipedia By Lauren Smith Publicity Director/Lifestyles Editor As graduation quickly approaches, those who do not have a job lined up or plan to attend graduate school, are probably feeling the stress of the in...

A Chocoholic Attends a Frolic

March 1, 2010

The Chocoholic Frolic benefits SCOLA. Photo Credit: facebook.com By Lauren Smith Publicity Director/Lifestyles Editor When I first heard of the opportunity to indulge in chocolate concoctions for two hours, uninhibited, and that it would also ...

Sneak Peek Trends

February 1, 2010

By Chris Beezup Staff Writer No more over the knee boots, with a pixie crop complete with a one shoulder top, and ripped torn up denim jeans. Or a cropped bob finished with a boyfriend blazer, and men--let’s not forget about...

Mint.com: Something Fresh for Your Finances

February 1, 2010

Image via CrunchBase By Lauren Smith Publicity Director/Lifestyles Editor If you were to conduct a very unscientific experiment that consisted of asking ten people you met on the street if they experience stress on a daily bas...

10 Gifts for Valentine's Day Under $10!

February 1, 2010

Image via Wikipedia By Lauren Smith Publicity Editor/ Lifestyles Editor If there was ever a debate over what could be considered the most made-up holiday, Valentine's day would probably win the title. This is probably due in part...

Marywood Alumni Retreats into Woods to Find Muse

February 1, 2010

By Kenny Luck Staff Writer Half way between Tunkhannock and Montrose sits Springville, PA. Hardly acknowledged by anyone from the outside, this small farm-like community is not on the short list of many artists to take up residence...

Playing Cupid on a Budget

February 1, 2010

Image via Wikipedia By Arielle Kovalich Staff Writer A sigh of relief may be heard around the U.S. now that the Christmas holidays are over, and for January our stress levels may finally be lower. But, one other thing may also be lower: our ba...

New Years Resolutions for a New Decade

February 1, 2010

By Josh Rumage Staff Writer It’s been said that New Years Resolutions never last. Well in today’s world and this economy it is important to consider making resolutions that you can follow through for the sake of your h...

"The Lovely Bones" Goes From Book to Big Screen

December 1, 2009

Cover of The Lovely Bones By Arielle Kovalich Staff Writer Alice Sebold’s award winning book, The Lovely Bones, is due to hit theaters on December 11th in movie form,  just in time for the holiday season. This particular book has been out for a couple years now, but it has acquired many awards, including The American Booksellers Association’s “Book of...