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Softball heads to West Virginia for season opener

Matt Rushforth, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019

The Bloomsburg University women’s softball team kicks off the 2019 season against with four games against both Mercyhurst University and the University of Charleston in Charleston, West Virginia this weekend. The Huskies finished last season with a 20-22 overall record and fell to Seton Hill Universi...

Chow down, Huskies! Healthy Huskies on conscious eating

Natalie Wittman, Healthy Huskies

February 28, 2019

The term “hangry” gets thrown around a lot in our daily conversations, but did you know that the food you eat can affect your mood? The food choices you make each day can be the deciding factor for how you will feel.     The opposite is true too. If you are feeling crappy, y...

Baseball season pushed back due to weather

Matt Rushforth, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019

The Bloomsburg University baseball team was scheduled to begin the 2019 season on the road this weekend at Newport News Apprentice School in Virginia, but the trip was cancelled to to impending weather.The Huskies were set to open the season on Thursday, Feb. 21st against Newport News, and follow with a pa...

Don’t pass it along! Healthy Huskies on preventing sexually transmitted infections

Natalie Wittman, Healthy Husky Columnist

February 28, 2019

As young adults, sexual health starts to become an important topic in our lives.We are known as one of the main targets of STI’s (sexually transmitted infections), so it is imperative to understand how to take care of your sexual health for yourself and the health of others you may come in contact wi...

The MLB is ripping off its own talent

Ed Murphy, Photo Editor

February 28, 2019

With pitchers and catchers soon to report to their respective training facilities, another offseason is coming to a close. An offseason full of disappointment for many expecting multiple record breaking deals. The 2018-2019 offseason was marked on the calendars of nearly all MLB teams. The amount of young ...

Big bats fuel Huskies’ hot start to 2019 season

Randy Sforza, Sports Writer

February 28, 2019

The Bloomsburg University men’s baseball team’s began their 2019 campaign with impressive offensive dominance over University of Science currently places them third in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) standings.The 3-1 Huskies smacked out 33-runs in their first  four games...

SUPER POWERS: Dr. Carolyn Reid Brown on disability etiquette

Sarah Boyce, Contributing Writer

February 28, 2019

Assistant Professor Carolyn Reid Brown gave Bloomsburg an amazing lesson on how to approach those with disabilities on Monday, Feb. 18. Dr. Brown has sought to enhance special education throughout her career and advocates for building better relationships between students with and without disabilities.As a...

Women’s Basketball falls to Kutztown: Huskies drop 70-65 decision, ending winning streak

Matt Rushforth, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019

The Bloomsburg University women’s basketball team dropped a 70-65 decision to Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) rival Kutztown University on Wednesday night. With the loss, the Huskies dropped to 15-6 (11-4 PSAC) overall. Kutztown improved to 13-9 (11-4 PSAC) with the victory.Sophomore gu...

Greek Life still facing hazing penalties

Jess Barnett, News Editor

February 28, 2019

In the Fall 2018 semester, all Greek life was put on suspension due to allegations of hazing, which resulted in a launch of an external investigation and suspending several Greek organizations; they were told to stop all new member activities.  AASCU - Penson Center for Professional Development was hi...

New bridge construction sparks rumors of bus cancellations

Allison Reed, Contributing Write

February 28, 2019

For the past few months, a new piece of construction has been sitting in the commuter lot new Geisinger Hospital. This large metal structure is actually the start of a new bridge being constructed behind Bakeless and McCormick that leads directly to the off-campus Honeysuckle Apartments.This bridge has bee...

Holistic Huskies: Black beans and chocolate

Micaela Hoadley, Anthropology Club

February 28, 2019

I know, I can already imagine everyone rolling their eyes when they see the title of this article. “Of course you’re writing about Valentine’s Day! Very original.” However, there are some unique and some angsty traditions that different countries around the world have to celebrate t...

Town police investigate multiple hit-and-run cases

Julia Bagnata, News Editor

February 28, 2019

Bloomsburg Town Police are investigating two different hit-and-run instances that occurred within the last two weeks in town.  On Monday, Jan. 28, a vehicle that appeared to be a silver Cadillac struck a pedestrian at the intersection of East Second Street and Penn Street near Carver Hall at approxima...

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