Relay for Life 2015

Relay for Life is a time, once a year, where students, faculty and the community join forces in the battle against cancer. This year, Lock Haven University beat their Relay goal by raising $26,176.83, up by almost $2,000 from last year’s funds of $24,183.50. The event took place in the Student Rec Center on Friday, March 20.


Zach Mains named PSAC Track Athlete of the Year

Senior Zach Mains was named the 2014-15 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Men’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Year and became the first Lock Haven Bald Eagle to earn the award since Ryan Blood did so in 2005-06. Mains, who already received All-Region honors, was ranked No. 17 in all of Division II.


College builds character

I often used to ask myself if college was really going to be worth all the studying, the debt and late night procrastinating. I also used to attend another college and in a mere six months, after being academically suspended I truly understood why college is worth it. It’s not just for a career and a better future, but for intellectual growth.


Five exotic animals avaliable in PA.

There are five types of peculiar animals that you can have in the state of Pennsylvania. If you want something more interesting than just the normal cat or dog option this is definitely the way to go. The stink of the skunk is something that you might think would deter people from owning one. This however is something that can easily be taken care of.


Cinderella: The Gritty Remake Age

I’m sure most of you have paid money to re-live your childhood and see the 2015 remake of Disney’s Cinderella. Downtown Abbey actress, Lily James stars as Cinderella, or in this version, Ella. After she loses her mother as a child and her father as an adolescent, she is forced to live with her new stepmother played by Cate Blanchett and two step sisters Anastasia and Drisella


The Vault: Why You Should Listen to Def Leppard

Within the dark recesses of the vault behind the excellence that is the British Invasion is the amazing band who had groundbreaking albums, the band that created a lot of ‘hysteria’ for our parents. The band that is known as Def Leppard! The legendary band known as Def Leppard, (yes that IS how you spell their name!), formed in Sheffield in 1977


Aussie band from down under

Aussie band from down under

Grunge is back. Courtney Barnett, an Aussie-based songwriter, has released a debut album for the ages. “Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit,” released March 23rd, combines modern pop, hippie psych, and…grunge, a genre which has been dead since the 90’s made popular by bands such as Nirvana, Bush and Soundgarden.


Five useful sites for academic writing

Five useful sites for academic writing

I know what it’s like to be staring at a blank page, trying to start that essay. Or to be in the middle of a paragraph, only to completely forget what word you wanted to write. But there are several helpful sites to aid your journey.


Seniors prepare for graduation

Seniors prepare for graduation

As the semester nears its close, many seniors are learning what happens before they leave college. There are steps they must go through before they walk across that stage. The registrar’s office and other departments have held events, like their salute to the grads on March 17, to help inform seniors of the process.


Success & Self-sabotage

Success & Self-sabotage

Lately, I have felt completely out of my element. I didn’t wake up one morning and suddenly feel like less of an operative Sarah. It’s more like I woke up one morning and started misreading and misdoing things.


Baseball falls in doubleheader vs. Bloom

Baseball falls in doubleheader vs. Bloom

The Lock Haven University baseball team dropped both games of a doubleheader to Bloomsburg on Monday at Harford Community College in Bel Air, Md. Both games were played at Harford Community College due to unplayable field conditions in Pa.


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