• Welcome to the new and improved Voice website!
  • Welcome to the new and improved Voice website!

The Voice

This Week in History

This Week in History

September 26, 2019

The case for a “wet” campus

September 19, 2019

On nearly every college campus, there is one common issue that tends to emerge: the consumption of alcohol, specifically in campus housing. East Stroudsburg University, a fellow school in the PASSHE school system, is taking a...

This Week in History:

Tristan Dzoch, BU History Club

September 19, 2019

The United States, and much of the rest of the world, has had a long and troubled history with nuclear weapons. This week in history, the first underground nuclear test was conducted at the Nevada Nuclear Test Site on September...

First Word

Emme Reiser, BU Republicans

September 19, 2019

With an approximate six deaths and 450 injuries, according to Newsweek, it seems another epidemic has struck our nation. This epidemic has even struck our campus with the hospitalization of one of our students due to vaping. Vaping,...

Plant-based alternatives aren’t impossible

Kristin Boyles, Asst. Op/Ed

September 19, 2019

After a recent push in promoting the consumption of plant-based proteins, Burger King released the Impossible Whopper which – they claim – tastes exactly like the original. As someone who certainly isn’t a vegetarian, but...

Letter to the Editor

September 19, 2019

Editor’s Note: The following was written in response to “The Horny Husky” published on September 5.   married to a BU chemistry professor, we were both appalled and disturbed by a recent publication of the “H...

Beating the Lottery

Anna Jaskiewicz, Op Ed Editor

September 19, 2019

This past weekend I did something I’ve never done before: I purchased a lottery ticket. Despite being gifted a handful of scratch-off tickets throughout the years, I have never truly played the lottery until this past Saturday...

Community safety starts with communication

September 12, 2019

Today’s average college student frequently uses social media sites such as Snapchat and Twitter to connect with peers, but what if universities could utilize these platforms to promote student safety? While universities are...

Last Word

Noah Roux, BU Republicans

September 12, 2019

Ever since Donald Trump stepped up on the podium in Trump Towers and declared his candidacy for President of the United States, we often hear people harken back to the comments made by him on that day. Admittedly, the president...

This week in history:

Isaac Osburn, BU History Club

September 12, 2019

On September 10 1897, the first recorded drunk driving arrest occurred when a 25-year-old taxi driver slammed his cab into a building while driving under the influence. According to History.com, the first laws against operating...

Fearmongering is not the way

Fearmongering is not the way

September 12, 2019

The Student News Site of Bloomsburg University
Opinions