The Spectator: Vol. 115, No. 15

February 3rd, 2016 — February 16th, 2016
http://www.edinboronow.com/issue/115/15
Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 8:43 PM

When looking for records to hold, most places aim for best customer service, or great employees. With approximately 12 months under its belt, Pennsylvania state lawmakers continue to break the record for the longest budget impasse in modern history.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 8:42 PM

Edinboro’s University Programming Board (UPB) revealed Friday after Grocery Bingo, a week later than scheduled, that Rice will be coming to Erie as the university’s spring concert performer.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 8:41 PM

Edinboro University has granted a wish during a basketball game three times in the last few years. This year, Edinboro will host a basketball game on Feb. 16 where they will be granting yet another wish.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 8:12 PM

Edinboro students, or those who plan to eventually attend the university, can now look forward to one more major to experience.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 8:11 PM

Students enrolled in Edinboro University’s School of Business have been given the opportunity to expand their knowledge with the business program’s new concentration in International Business.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 8:10 PM

Guerriero graduated from Edinboro in 1981. During his time at the university, he pursued a major in journalism and communications and was involved with multiple campus media organizations, including “The Spectator” and WFSE.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 7:05 PM

Take a Stand against Sexual Violence is a campaign that raises awareness of sexual assaults and domestic violence on campus, as well as initiating ways to prevent the problem from spreading more than it already has across campus.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 7:02 PM

A lot of places seem to have dress codes, don’t they? My high school had a dress code. For the most part it was pretty relaxed, focusing more on actual articles of clothing than on hair color or body modifications, and I was okay with that.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:57 PM

On Jan. 11, I heard a ping sound emanating from my cell phone. Moments later, I was checking a message from local filmmaker and EU alumnus, John C. Lyons, telling me, “I’m currently considering hosting a Bernie Sanders local supporter gathering.”

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:52 PM

In Pennsylvania, the state budget is sort of like a big policy roadmap that decides what state government is going to do any given year about money, policy and priorities.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:49 PM

With the indoor track and field season in full swing, the Edinboro University Fighting Scots made the trip to the SPIRE Institute this past weekend with hopes of keeping an already successful season rolling along.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:45 PM

The women’s basketball team’s five game winning streak was snapped Jan. 27, as they lost to local rival Gannon 60-48.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:41 PM

The men’s basketball team won their third straight game Wednesday Jan. 27, at Gannon University. The win put the Scots at 12-6 overall and 11-4 in the PSAC West.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:35 PM

Mercyhurst held Edinboro men’s basketball to a season low 47 points on Saturday Jan. 30, as the Fighting Scots fell 72-47. The Scots are now 12-7 overall and 11-5 in the PSAC west.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:29 PM

The Edinboro women’s basketball team defeated Mercyhurst for the second time this season, completing the season sweep for the fourth year in a row.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:23 PM

“Hymns” is a fine album, for all intents and purposes. It is not, however, a fine Bloc Party album.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:23 PM

The next show at the planetarium will be Monday, Feb. 8 and is “The World Premiere of ‘World at Night.’” This show will focus on the world at night as seen by animals. The program is family friendly and is for ages 1 to 7.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:20 PM

After 10 years and several line-up changes, Panic!’s “Death Of A Bachelor” catapulted Urie to the top of the Billboard 200, giving the band its first number one album.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:20 PM

This is the semester where you turn things around! But…the professor is confusing, and you cannot see past the hat of the guy in front of you. Maybe this subject is completely foreign and you do not understand it at all. Whose idea was it to take this class anyway?

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:17 PM

“Trumbo,” the latest movie in the University Programming Board’s series of films this semester, tells the tale of Dalton Trumbo, an acclaimed screenwriter who was part of the Hollywood 10 — a group of people in the film industry who were blacklisted due to their alleged involvement with the Communist party in the ‘50s.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:14 PM

Brian Coughlin’s critically acclaimed Fireworks Ensemble, a small group classically trained in music, is coming to the Erie Art Museum this month with one goal: to fuse classical styling with contemporary music and jazz.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:12 PM

Edinboro student, Alan Soltys, did everything from telemarketing and driving ambulances to cleaning bathrooms and buffing floors before deciding to return to a college campus and start his own business.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 6:09 PM

Every Monday night at 8:45 p.m. on the third floor of the Pogue Student Center, one can find a group of diplomatic students meeting for the Model United Nations Club (Model UN).

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