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February, 2016

  • 5 February

    Winter Musical: Children of Eden Opens This Weekend

    Stephanie Bricker Student Writer Messiah College’s Department of Theatre and Dance proudly presents Children of Eden this weekend, February 4-7, and next, February 11-14. The popular musical is based on the Genesis story of parental love, conflict and redemption. Sarah Harris, who plays the role of Yonah in the musical says, “this …

  • 3 February

    Messiah Students Can Help Combat Global Climate Change

    Jessalyn Megerle Social Media Manager 2015 is now the hottest year on record, according to climate scientists from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The previous record was set by 2014, just the year before. Fifteen of the sixteen hottest years on record have occurred since 2001. Scientists project that …

December, 2015

  • 5 December

    Students Reflect on Study Abroad Experiences

    Rose Talbot Student Life Editor As we gear up for that last home stretch before finals, other Messiah students are returning from a whirlwind semester of their own. Messiah’s study abroad program is ranked 7th in the country, according to the Institute of International Education. There are three new study abroad opportunities this semester, according …

  • 5 December

    Paris Climate Talks

    Jessalyn Megerle Pulse Social Media Manager The Paris climate talks, or COP21, have been called, “the 12 days that will decide Earth’s future.” 40,000 world leaders, scientists, experts, diplomats, and advocates met in Paris on Monday for two weeks of negotiations to hopefully create a new global climate treaty. Global …

November, 2015

  • 17 November

    French Club Talkback Reflects on Power of Words

    Mimi Pedercini Culture Editor In response to the horrors in Paris and Beirut, the Messiah College’s French Club co-hosted a talkback with the American Enterprise Institute (A.E.I.) Executive Council. ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, stands behind the shootings and bombings in both of these cities. Recently, the …

  • 11 November

    Anatomy of Gray Play Opens Thursday

    Rose Talbot Student Life Editor If your calendar’s looking pretty empty this weekend or the next, Messiah’s Department of Theatre and Dance has the perfect way to fill your time. On Thursday, Nov. 12, Anatomy of Gray opens and has a little something to offer to everyone, according to the actors. The …

October, 2015

  • 30 October

    6th Day Sexuality Chapel Recap

    Kelly Webber Student Writer On October 29th, Messiah welcomed two guest speakers to a Thursday-night chapel “Viewpoints: A Dialogue on Christianity & Sexual Identity.” The debate was part of the 6th Day Sexuality series hosted by the Engle Center. According to messiah.edu, this series “equips Messiah College students to pursue healthy …

  • 30 October

    The Power of Words: A reflection on Kirby Farrell’s talk

    Jenna Stover Student Writer On Thursday afternoon, October 29th, the School of Humanities and the Department of English held a guest speaker event in Boyer. Messiah College hosted Kirby Farrell, a professor of English at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Farrell is considered accomplished as a novelist, jazz pianist and composer, …

  • 19 October

    Human Trafficking: Where’s Your Part in the Matter?

    Sharlene Oong Student Writer “Cash or credit?” “Would you like to sign up for our membership?” “Go premium.” “Do you need a bag for that?” Do any of these phrases sound familiar to you? Most people hear them on a daily basis, going about their regular routine. However, there are people …

  • 14 October

    Trick-or-Treating Alternatives for College Students

    Erin Zakin Web Manager For those who have out-grown trick-or-treating (as much as we all wish we haven’t) but haven’t outgrown the Halloween spirit, it’s sometimes difficult to find a fun activity to do during the Halloween season. Here’s a list of events for those who love participating in the spookiest holiday …

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