Ferry Sinks in South Korea

Devastation took place in Seoul, South Korea on Wednesday, April 16 when a ferry sank off the Southern Coast. The multi-story vehicle, known as...

2011: Year of the Global Storms

With Storms in California, Brazil, and Australia 2011 is shaping up to be filled with one weather disaster after another. Storms that are destroying entire towns and the livelihoods of the individuals within them are with an increased intensity that may push 2011 to the top of the record books.

Georgia KKK chapter wants to adopt a highway

A Georgian chapter of the KKK's attempt to adopt a stretch of I-55 causes controversy

Increasing Student Population Equals Changes at BU

May 6, 2011 marks the last day of the semester. Already, admissions personnel have begun looking at applications of those looking to attend Bloomsburg...

This Week in History

On this day in History-Oct. 17-20 Oct. 17 On this date in 1888, an American inventor by the name of Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) filed a...

Megalodon Shark Tooth Found on Beach in North Carolina

Anyone who has ever watched Discovery Channel’s annual Shark Week (aka the best week of the year) is familiar with the Megalodon, the massive...

Obama Wins Vermont, McCain Wins Kentucky

Photoshop Election! First results in for Vermont and Kentucky. McCain takes Kentucky and Obama takes Vermont. Vermont is known for its great skiing and Kentucky is of course known for its great chicken.

Verdict released for the Jodi Arias First-Degree Murder Trial

Jodi Arias found guilty of first degree murder and now awaits final sentencing.

Remembering the Titanic 100 Years Later

One hundred years ago one the worst tragedies in peacetime maritime history occurred, resulting in the deaths of over 1,500 passengers.   It is a story...

O.A.R. Coming to Bloomsburg University

Every semester Bloomsburg University’s Concert Committee hosts a concert for the students. This semester the Band O.A.R. is coming to BU for its annual...

“Kumar” Campaigns for Obama at Homecoming

Main Street erupted with cheers as Kal Penn, a well known actor and supporter of Barack Obama, marched in the Homecoming Parade with University Democrats to rally support for his candidate. Kal Penn is an actor in the “Harold and Kumar” movies, “National Lampoon’s Van Wilder” and the popular television show “House.” He is also an Obama supporter and activist, sharing his enthusiasm with Bloomsburg University students this Homecoming.

This Week in History 10.25-10.29

Oct. 25 On this date in 1861, the Toronto Stock Exchange was created by 24 men at the Masonic Hall. However, the exchange wasn’t formally...

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Homecoming Results to be Announced at Tonight’s Open Forum

An open forum will be held at 5 p.m. tonight at Carver Hall in the K.S. Gross Auditorium. President Soltz will be announcing the recommendations that were made to him by a three-person panel that researched the homecoming dance incident last fall. The forum will be available on BU Now though a live stream from any computer that is a part of the Bloom network. The staff will be providing instant coverage from the event.