Author Jaimee Wriston Colbert Visits BU

On Monday October 6th, Jaimee Wriston Colbert visited our campus as part of the Big Dog Reading Series to publicize her book, Dream Lives of Butterflies, which is a collection of short stories that are connected by the lives of the tenants of a St. Louis apartment complex.....The next Big Dog Writing Series will be a poetry performance by Leslie Ann Mcilroy on Wednesday October 29th in the Kehr Union Hideaway. She will be accompanied by guitarist Don Bertschman and admission is free.

Next! Huskies breeze past another opponent.

By: Justin Lockowitz/Sports Editor Well, it was another weekend and another win for the Bloomsburg football team (7-0, 4-0). This past Saturday the Huskies conquered the East Stroudsburg Warriors (5-2, 2-2) by a score of...

Parking, police and becoming a pedestrian.

  I am starting this article off with an idea to keep in mind as you read. I do not dislike the Bloomsburg University Police, and I do not fault them in any way for...

Pamela Marks Speaks About Camouflage in Art

Wednesday, visiting artist and professor of art at Connecticut College, Pamela Marks, visited Bloomsburg University to speak about her work.  For those unfamiliar with Marks' work, The Camouflage Series, on display now in the...

Review- Department of Eagles: In Ear Park

The genre "indie" is one so broad that it's a bit meaningless. Nevertheless it's necessary, at least as an introduction, to categorize the band Department of Eagles as "indie." Though, the adjectives folk, experimental...

Bloomsburg Blanks Millersville in Field Hockey

              Story by Sports Information Office BLOOMSBURG —Maggey Bloskey (Danville/Danville) scored two goals and had one assist to lead the Bloomsburg University field hockey team to a 5-0 win over Millersville on Tuesday afternoon.               The...

A Rugger’s Life for Me

Many people may watch a rugby match and think it’s nothing more than 30 crazy college students running around hitting each other. In reality, there are as many rules and regulations as any other college sport. The object of the game is that the two teams of 15 players, should by passing, carrying, kicking, and “grounding,” the ball, score as many points as possible in attempts to win the game.

Career Development Center Sponsors Career and Internship Expo

If you are ready to start your job search, curious about graduate schools, or want to gain valuable networking experience, check out the Career and Internship Expo sponsored by the Career Development Center.

Starbucks and their Facade of Global Welfare

Its 12:00 O’CLOCK IN THE BLOOMSBURG STARBUCKS as I wearily walk up to the counter to order a tall freshly brewed coffee, and I ask just out of sheer curiosity as I receive my steaming cup, “Is this coffee Fair Trade?”. The Starbucks sales associate stares at me confused. “No we don’t offer Fair Trade coffee”, she replies. Ironically the Starbucks Fiscal Report for 2007, (available hidden behind their coffee creamers and sugars) claims that, “We’ve remained North America’s largest purchaser, roaster and distributer of Fair Trade Certified TM coffees and purchased 20 million pounds of coffee from Fair Trade Certified TM suppliers”.


It's mid-term week, and you're looking forward to rum and cokes at Harry’s and raspberry blow pops at Russell’s this Friday. But a night on the town can do serious damage to your diet.