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The Evolution of the December Graduate Reception

Jessica Henry Student Writer Most students look forward to graduation, a time to celebrate the accomplishment of successfully finishing college. However, the end of their time at Messiah looks a little different for students who finish their degree midway through the academic year, as an increasing number of students are …

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Panel Opens Discussion on “Take-a-Knee” Movement

Becky Kimmel Editor-in-Chief On Monday night in the Union, five panelists debated their views on the ‘Take-a-Knee’ movement at the Division of Student Affairs-sponsored event, Sports and Politics: Contextualizing the Take-a-Knee Movement. The five panelists included philosophy professor David Schenk, senior politics major Satchel Johnsen, senior broadcasting and media production …

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Tattoo Tuesdays: Amber Paxton

Ian Tan Student Writer Tattoos have always seemed to provide a platform of curiosity and conversation, where people can learn about each other over the narratives tattoos symbolize. This week, I had the chance to speak with Amber Paxton, a sophomore Education Cert major, who got a tattoo symbolizing her …

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5 Activities to Get You in the Halloween Spirit

Charmaine Lim Student Writer Hello Halloween! If you somehow forgot, today is the day for candy and dressing up in Messiah-appropriate costumes. It might not be the most “Christian” holiday, but there are still a few ways you can have fun. Dress up.   It sounds dumb, but dressing up …

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Daily De-Stressors: 5 Activities to Beat the Midterm Blues

Maggie Shive Student Writer If you’re searching for something to help you relax after midterms, look no further than these five stress-free activities! Read Legend by Marie Lu In a dystopian nation known as the Republic, prodigy June Iparis loses her older brother and the nation’s most-wanted criminal, Day, is …

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2017 Homecoming Dance to be held this Sunday

Ian Tan Student Writer Homecoming weekend has been one of Messiah’s greatest legacies. A significant portion of this nostalgia-inducing custom is the Homecoming Dance, a fancier version of most SAB dances, complete with themes, formal dress and elaborate decorations. SAB Dance Executive Jenny Woolley explains this year’s theme and details. …

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Humans of Messiah: Chris Muchimba

Maddie Conley Student Writer Chris Muchimba Year: Junior Major: Digital Media Concentration in Video and Story You have probably seen him either walking around campus with a camera or speeding around on his bike, smiling and laughing either way. He is a fun, outgoing half-Zambian, half-New Yorker that’s always looking …

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The Many Faces of Midterms

Lilly Kashishian Student Writer It’s that wonderful time of the semester when you wish that fall break could have lasted just a little bit longer. Welcome to the “Many Faces of Midterms” week—you’ve seen the faces and you know you can relate. 1.The “I’m stressed and need sleep” face. You know …

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Powerhouse Builds Community on Campus

Sharlene Oong Student Writer Students gather at Hostetter chapel every Thursday night for an hour of worship. The best part? Unlike chapel, attendance is not required from the student body. Rather, students of all backgrounds voluntarily come together to create a Powerhouse for Christ. Powerhouse originally began with the concept …

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Tattoo Tuesdays: Jordan Munoz

Ian Tan Student Writer For many, the decision to get a tattoo is heavily influenced by parental approval. Some bold people shrug and get one anyway, choosing to brace themselves for the storm, while others may wait until they are living independently. This week, I sat down with sophomore art …

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