The Spectator: Vol. 115, No. 2

September 10th, 2015 — September 23rd, 2015
http://www.edinboronow.com/issue/115/2
Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 10:19 AM

Seeing it live, one could easily believe that Kanye’s acceptance speech was just a 12 minute ramble about nothing. The comments that followed in different social media outlets only strengthened that notion.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 10:17 AM

The Temple of Bel, a relic of Palmyra, has been a place of worship for Syrians for centuries, until recently.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 10:14 AM

Students of all races and colors of the human spectrum, are the new age, the generation that will change the world. The generation that will break the cycle.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 10:10 AM

The movement is the body positivity movement that has swept through and is still permeating industrialized nations, including America.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 1:29 PM

In a recent survey conducted by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Edinboro University was announced as a “Great College to Work For.”

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 1:09 PM

Edinboro University has added the Dr. Joseph Laythe Magical Mystery Scholarship of the Tartan Femur to their list of 375 privately funded academic and athletic scholarships.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 1:02 PM

Over the summer, while students were working multiple jobs to save money towards college, soaking in the sun at the beach or sitting at home,  artist Todd Scalise designed the mural currently located on the first floor of Compton Hall.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 12:07 PM

Laythe is happy when he is in a classroom. So, although being miles from his home, Laythe enjoys teaching at Edinboro. “I take my work in the classroom seriously,” he said. “I love what I do. I have the greatest job in the world.”

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 12:01 PM

Staff writer Brianna Giusti talks decorating a dorm or apartment with local options and Pinterest inspiration.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 11:57 AM

With the start of the 2015-16 school year underway, Edinboro University launched a brand new website that is accessible to all students, clubs and organizations. The university has high hopes for this program, known as BoroSync.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 11:53 AM

Losing the famed “Murderer’s Row” from its lineup hurt Edinboro wrestling. However, not all the members of that tough foursome are gone. 

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 11:48 AM

The Doug Watts Distance Gala was hosted by Edinboro University on Saturday. If one were to look at the results, though, it may seem as though the Fighting Scots were one of the only teams competing.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 11:47 AM

The men’s and women’s tennis teams swept their matches last weekend in the Nancy and Harvey Heath Gator Invitational as both squads earned two wins apiece.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 11:45 AM

Starting off strong at the Hall of Fame City Challenge, the Fighting Scots came back this weekend with an impressive start to their season. 

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 11:41 AM

After tying for the team lead in goals scored last season, sophomore midfielder/forward Ashley Mutkus picked up right where she left off in the Fighting Scots’ 2015 women’s soccer home opener on Saturday afternoon. 

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 11:32 AM

Dave Habat will continue his wrestling career this week as he's representing Slovenia in the 2015 World Championships.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 at 11:26 AM

Enter Joe Wanson, a former Edinboro quarterback, to help show the Scots the way on offense and attempt to get the program back to playing “Boro Football.” 

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 11:30 PM

If our media gave Bernie Sanders an ounce of the attention it gave to the e-mail scandals of Clinton or the unfettered slew of ignorance that streams from Trump and composes the conservative rhetoric, we would have a far more stable political environment. 

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 10:44 PM

Edinboro’s Community Music School has introduced neoCeltic harp lessons and Suzuki [children] Piano as two new music lessons available.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 10:04 PM

Despite opening up a brand new season, Edinboro’s running game woes on each side of the ball followed them from last year when the Scots took the field on Thursday night at Sox Harrison Stadium.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 10:01 PM

The Fall 2015 Al Stone Lecture Series is set to begin Thursday Sept. 10 with Dr. Edmund Abegg and “Public Reason and the Enlightenment: Common Ground or Assault on Religion?”

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 9:57 PM

Just when you thought that your budget was the only issue that imposed on your well-being as a student, the impact of the Pennsylvania state budget impasse steps in to knock you down a bit more.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 9:45 PM

 As a main thoroughfare for both the admissions department and commuter parking the continual construction and dismal road conditions are less than ideal, considering the amount of traffic the road sees on any given day.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 9:19 PM

The film series “Exploring Graphic Novels” will be a semester long event which will take place in the Baron-Forness Library on the seventh floor.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 9:18 PM

The 22nd annual Edinboro Highland Games kicks off Sept. 10 and continues through Sept. 13.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 9:10 PM

The Spectator talks to police chief Angela Vincent regarding the increase in parking pass fees this academic year.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at 8:54 PM

Five businesses are currently signed up for Boro Bucks, but Edinboro mainstays not joining, for now.

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