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Science behind meditation

Published: April 21, 2016 CATHERINE MURRAY   Staff Writer Various forms of meditation are beneficial for your health. A research article published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,…

Scranton hosts high school physics competition

Scranton hosts high school physics competition

Published: April 21, 2016 JOSEPH DELMAR Correspondent Students from 15 area high schools comprising 28 teams gathered for the annual Kane competition put on by the physics and engineering department.…

Recent Ph. D. returns to discuss retroviruses

Recent Ph. D. returns to discuss retroviruses

Published: April 21, 2016 ANNE KENNEDY Staff Writer Rebecca Kaddis Maldonado, Ph.D., a member of the class of 2009, returned to The University to present her research on Tuesday. While…

Review: albums released in April

Published: April 21, 2016 PETER SHAVER Staff Writer April proved to be a loaded month for music releases, with many new albums put out by critically acclaimed bands and solo…

82 Days Later: Student admires Scranton spring

Published: April 21, 2016 Commentary by JIMENA PACHELI Sometimes, I get invaded by this romantic feeling of wanting to disappear, run away and forget about all the expectations and pre-established…

Campus Comment: What is your favorite form of social media and why?

Published: April 21, 2016…

Fulbright scholar discusses immigrant issues

Published: April 21, 2016 MICHAEL MAZZUCA Staff Writer Luisa’s story occurred in Texas, but rattles the mind of those in Scranton. Sociologist, activist and Fulbright Scholar Roberta Villalón, Ph. D.,…

Student Reviews: Liva arts company presents ‘Grease’

Student Reviews: Liva arts  company presents ‘Grease’

Published: April 21, 2016 LAURA GOODMAN Arts and Life Correspondent Liva Arts Company kicksed off the beginning of spring with their cover of the iconic “Grease” at the Elm Park…

Sanders visits Vatican City, meets Pope

Published: April 21, 2016 Commentary by ERIN MCCORMICK This weekend, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders flew to Rome to speak on the “moral economy” in front of the Pontifical Academy…

Pesky vegan troublemakers strike, bother police

Published: April 21, 2016 Satire by JESSICA NICKEL This past week, police clashed yet again with members of the hipster group known as “the vegans.” The location this time: Berlin.…