Smoking Ban or Kicking a Bad Habit

Everyone is sick of hearing about all the dangerous side effects of smoking and secondhand smoke…but for all of those who enjoyed having a smoke out at the local bars and restaurants have now faced the reality that Bloomsburg has gone smoke-free.

Students Participate in Poetry Slam

The very first poetry slam of the year occurred on September 23, during which students presented their own creative pieces.The slam was hosted by Sigma Tau Delta, the English fraternity, Bloomsburg chapter. It was...

Parents Weekend Gallery

Parents and families went to the football game on September 13 while visiting for Parents' Weekend. Here are few shots of some of them as they enter the stadium.

Desperate For More

  Season Premiere of Desperate Housewives (season 5) at 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, on ABC The hot, sexy, devious women of Wisteria Lane are back for another jaw dropping, suspenseful season full of threats,...

Winds of war: BU students weigh in on Iraq

  Christina Beckham Courtney Jones, wearing ball shorts and a T-shirt, flops on her bed that overlooks the basketball court outside Columbia Hall.Her dorm room is the same as others except everything is impeccably neat and...

“Candidates connect with voters online”

Article courtesy of the Altoona Mirror, with a BU student mention. Patty DeForrest of Huntingdon compares Barack Obama's campaign Web site to the human cardiovascular system. ''Even if you're just a tiny capillary, this just makes...

Millennials: Will They Follow Through on their Promise to Vote?

This year, the youth vote is one of the most highly discussed topics of the U.S. presidential election.  Will the Millennials at Bloomsburg University and across the country register to vote?  Will they follow...

Make Your Voice Heard

As a young voter, I know that I am not heard in the political system. I also know that voting is a way for my voice to be heard. Politicians do not normally reach out to, or...

Obama Inspires One Voter to Stop “Sitting on His Hands”

“This year Barack Obama asked us to be a part of something bigger than ourselves, much like JFK did in 1960,” said David Horton, “and sometimes all I need is to be asked.”  Horton...

Meet Tim Burton’s Projects

Burton is collaborating with Disney to recreate Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland. Linda Woolverton (writer of The Lion King & Beauty and the Beast) is the screenplay writer. The movie will be 3D and is to premier spring 2010.