As we roll around to the end of the semester, the feeling of summer is quickly flowing through all of us. Some of us are graduating and some of us just really can’t wait for this semester to end. Here is a small list of classic summer soundtrack must haves! Though it’s not the first song that comes to mind when we think of summer, this song does paint a picture of being on an island and having fun.
The Scuba Club runs a certification program each semester and at least one Discover Scuba, a free event open to students, faculty and staff to participate in scuba diving. The next Discover Scuba will be held on April 28, 2015. The club goes on dive trips as well as some non-dive trips. These trips include Dutch Springs for diving, Pier 87 for diving and snorkeling and Key West over winter break for diving and snorkeling.
A graduate of Lock Haven University took the stage Tuesday night for the first Philadelphia mayor debate for the upcoming 2015 election. Doug Oliver, LHU Alumnus, hopes to become Philadelphia’s next mayor. Oliver was born in Philadelphia and earned his bachelors at LHU in 1988. He then earned his masters at La Salle University and Saint Joseph University.
It’s that time of the semester when everyone complains about scheduling. I am about to join that group of complainers and not only discuss the struggling of scheduling but I am also going to discuss my thoughts on the American education system.
The Lock Haven University men’s and women’s track teams are set to participate in the 2015 Penn Relays Carnival that runs from April 23 (today) to Saturday, April 25 at Franklin Field on the campus of Pennsylvania University. The men will enter the competition ranked No. 5 in the Atlantic Region with the women ranked No. 19.
During the season finale of The Walking Dead on March 29, a short teaser trailer was shown of a new spin off series entitled, Fear The Walking Dead. This came as a big surprise to fans, one that they are greatly anticipating. Fans are so excited about this spin off. Many have become tired of the current season, it’s tiresome characters and recurring themes. AMC is providing a great and refreshing remedy.
When people think of Daredevil cinematically, they tend to think of the 2003 flop. However, Netflix and Marvel are hoping to redeem themselves with “Marvel’s Daredevil,” and are succeeding. The entire season was released on April 10 and the response was overwhelmingly positive. Since my curiosity was piqued, I decided to procrastinate and watch the first episode. And I was immediately sucked in.
Malcolm McCormick, more commonly known as Mac Miller headlined Lock Haven University’s spring concert at the Thomas Fieldhouse on Sunday, April 12th at 7:00PM. For those of you who weren’t able to attend the concert and witness the events unfold first hand, it was far from a success. Many left before Mac even came out to start his hour long set.
The Lock Haven University baseball team rallied from a seven run deficit to defeat Pitt-Johnstown, 9-8, on Tuesday in non-conference action at Foundation Field. UPJ broke a scoreless tie with a six run top of the third inning which included RBI singles from Dillon Boyer and Jake Stern. Also in the third, Sean Sleigh hit a three-run homerun to add to the six run third.
One of my little sisters is 21-years-old and like many young adults, she’s kind of messy and not inclined to clean. Because of that, she’s now in a position where she’s talking about moving out of her house because it sounds easier to pack up and move than to work on fixing up the space she’s in now and working on the mess she’s created for herself.
Within the dark recesses of the vault, behind all of the puzzle video games, is the amazing game that is “Tetris”. Developed Alexey Pajitnov and released in 1984, “Tetris” is a Soviet tile-matching puzzle game, the first entertainment software to be exported out of the USSR to the United States. Originally published for the Commodore 64 and the PC, “Tetris”, or some variation of it
Get ready to dance it back to the 80s with the sounds and dances of the production of Footloose presented by the LHU University Players. The musical, which is based off of the 1984 film starring Kevin Bacon, follows the character, Ren McCormac, who moves from Chicago to a very small town where dancing is illegal.
It wasn’t the same team that defeated Presbyterian 113-44 and opened the season in November, nor was it the same team that gave up 90 points at home to Miami and lost back-to-back ACC games for the first time in nearly six years. It was a team with three freshman starters, a fourth coming off the bench and a roster of only eight scholarship players by the season’s end that brought the Duke Blue Devils their first National Championship since 2012.
The Lock Haven University baseball team split their four game series with East Stroudsburg on Sunday and Monday. At Foundation Field, East Stroudsburg took game one from Lock Haven, 2-1 on Sunday. Scoreless through five and a half innings, Ryan Henritzy hit a sacrifice fly, scoring Tyson Petersheim, to give the Bald Eagles (8-14, 7-9 PSAC) a 1-0 lead.
“If we can’t find a way, we will make one.” The club meets once a week to discuss upcoming events, community outreach projects, fundraising and to have a great time hanging out. Every two weeks the clubs gets together at a field in town to play airsoft. The club is currently looking to go to some bigger events like Bad Blood in the future and to expand their involvement in the community.