Why I will support the faculty if they strike

Meghan Maustellar Staff Writer As most students know by now, faculty members in the 14 universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) have been working without a contract since Jun. 30, 2015.  The negotiations for a new and fair contract have been going on since August 2014 with little evidence of […]


LHU student writes strike letter

Dear Mr. Frank Brogan,         I would like to start this email with some information about myself that may help you understand my position on the possible APSCUF strike. I’m currently a student attending Lock Haven University, but I didn’t start off here. I transferred to Lock Haven from the University of Arkansas during my […]

Artist spotlight: Iarygina Anastasiia Andreyevna

Name: Iarygina Anastasiia Andreyevna Hometown: Serpukhov (outside of Moscow) Age: 19 When did you start creating your artwork? Honestly, I do not remember when and how it started. I know I always have been passionate about art and handcrafts. As a child, I was involved in way too many artsy activities, and I think it […]


Stuppy powering LHU Field Hockey’s hot start

Jayson Moyer Editor-in-Chief The 2015 Lock Haven University Field Hockey team finished a strong season with a 15-5 record last November.  In a loaded schedule that included a huge, program-win over Penn State, many would say that is a solid season. This year’s team has aspirations of taking that one step further.  Senior goalkeeper […]


Right to protest the national anthem

Kiersten Beecher Opinions Editor Colin Kaepernick caused a stir on Sep. 1, 2016, when he chose to protest the national anthem by kneeling rather than standing. When he was asked why he said “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and […]


Film on 9-11 brings about great perspective

Jayson Moyer Editor-in-Chief The History Channel released a documentary called “15 Septembers Later” on Sept. 5.  The documentary includes interviews of over 40 people, sharing their never-before-told stories from the events on Sept. 11, 2001.  Among those interviewed are President Bush, Vice President Cheney, and the commissioners from both the New York Police and […]


Pick your parfume

James Murray Columnist The sense of smell is one of the most powerful human senses. Take coffee shops and bakeries for example: People enjoy the ambience because it’s pleasant and inviting. Now think of places that are too overpowering… Abercrombie & Fitch and Hollister come to mind. One walks in the entrance and the […]


The first Presidential squabble: A play-by-play

Derek Danneker Staff Writer The first presidential debate was Monday, September 27. The first 30 minutes were strong for Donald Trump, but his calm rhetoric soon gave way to attacks with blithe. Hillary Clinton negotiated the terrain carefully – as always – but brought up points with weight later in the debate. The Debate […]


This Philadelphia Eagles team is weird

Jayson Moyer Editor-in-Chief The Philadelphia Eagles are 2-0 to start the season. Let me rephrase that: The Philadelphia Eagles have opened up the season 2-0 with two drama-free, simple wins. The keywords in that sentence: Drama-free, simple. For the past three years, all Eagles fans have been around is drama. Drama surrounding the organization. […]


Football overpowered by West Chester

Alex Sklar Staff Writer   The Lock Haven University football team is now (0-4) to start the season. The Haven fell in there first PSAC East Division game of the year to preseason favorite West Chester (2-2) this past Saturday 37-7. West Chester got on the board first with a 20 yard field goal […]