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Voice-ify: Do you even lift, bro?

Arianna Erdman, Managing Editor

April 5, 2017

     Well everyone, it’s April, and you know what that means: it’s time to seriously consider hitting the gym. Whether you’ve got your eye on a new swimsuit, been dying to run your first 5K, or you just want to make...

Women’s health is not just a Woman’s issue Myths about women’s health create a divide between politicians and the female population

Arianna Erdman, Managing Editor

April 5, 2017

    Women’s Month may have ended on March 31, but that doesn’t mean women and women’s issues have faded from the public eye. In fact, in many cases, the news is chocked full of men making decisions for 50 percent of the populati...

NHL says no to Winter Games in 2018: For the first time since 1998, NHL will not suspend season for Olympic play

Evin Hartsock, Sports Editor

April 5, 2017

     In one of the most iconic moments in the history of both sports and the Olympic Games, the United States Men’s hockey team defeated the Soviet Union and captured the gold medal in the 1980 Winter Games. A United States team made up of college athletes and amateur players was ...

The Big Event is a big deal

The Voice, Staff

April 5, 2017

     The annual Big Event took place on April 1 this past weekend. Despite being a day dedicated to jokes, BU students were not kidding around when it came to cleaning up the town. Around 2,000 Bloomsburg University students signed up to participate to volunteer this year. Many of the t...

What’s in a name?: Shinkai’s animated masterpiece leads Japanese box office

Josh Leitzel, Contributing Writer

April 5, 2017

    The past year could appropriately be described as a revitalization period for Japan’s domestic box office, with unexpected hits like director Hideaki Anno (“Evangelion”) and Toho Studios’ Godzilla series rebo...

View from The Voice: Data should not be sold without consent

The Voice, Staff

April 5, 2017

     Monday, President Donald Trump signed a bill that will repeal former president Barack Obama’s internet privacy rules.      These rules were passed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) las...

Last Word: Declaring an official language may be beneficial for America

Chloe DeVitis, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017

     An official language is something the United States does not have and most likely never will. Declaring an official language (or languages) is something that I believe should not be America’s main focal point at the curren...

Block party restrictions may create a monster: As the university and town police announce stricter rules for Block Party, excitement for the weekend increases

March 30, 2017

     Bloomsburg’s annual Block Party is quickly approaching and will take place on April 22. Every year, the university and the town of Bloomsburg enforce stricter rules for on-campus residents and anyone in town to try to limi...

Cheerios Creates ‘Buzz’ Over Save the Bees Campaign

Jessica Squires, Contributing Writer

March 30, 2017

     Did you know that bees are responsible for one in every three bites of food we eat? Well according to TakePart.com, more than $19 billion worth of crops are pollinated by bees each year. Most people view bees as an annoyance and...

BloomCon: Hackers, rappers and speakers oh my

Nicole Kelly, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017

     This past weekend marked the second annual BloomCON conference on Bloomsburg University’s campus. On March 24-25, students, professors and forensic experts from around the world gathered in the Kher Union ballroom for the ...

Big Event changes venue

Bitania Yemane, Asst. News Editor

March 30, 2017

     As April is quickly approaching, Bloomsburg starts to get ready for the annual "Big Event" with the Kickoff Celebration at the Student Service Center where free pizza was served with music to get students pumped up for the upcom...

South Carolina: the Cinderella Story of March: Underdog, 7-seed South Carolina’s defense leads them to Final Four

Evin Hartsock, Sports Editor

March 30, 2017

    When March Madness kicked off earlier this month, it seemed like it was going to be quite a disappointing year. As the first weekend of the tournament came to a close, the upsets – which make the tournament so sweet, were almos...

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