Mass Comm Department and Democracy Matters Announce Vote Jam 2008

Students in Dr. Mendoza’s Mass Communications Seminar class this Fall are organizing a political debate rally called Vote Jam, 2008.  This program is coordinated by the students, and co-sponsored by BU Democracy Matters.  Vote...

Invisible Children, Seen in “Night Commuters”

A 23-year-long war. Millions of people dead. Thousands of children being kidnapped and taken to be forced into becoming child soldiers. Children afraid to sleep in their own homes. No jobs and no food.

Athletic Teams Hold Sneaker Sale Fundraiser

Nate Gainer, junior, takes a look at a pair of New Balances at the sneaker sale on Thursday. The event is a twice-annual fundraiser for the Bloomsburg University field hockey and softball teams.

PETA vs. Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream: would you eat frozen breast milk?

On September 23, 2008, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals sent a letter to Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, cofounders of Ben & Jerry's Homemade Inc., urging them to substitute cow’s milk they use in their ice cream products with human breast milk.

World Series or Bust for the Phillies?

The air is crisp and the leaves are falling. This can only mean one thing - post season baseball. Once again, my beloved Phillies have reached the post season for the second year in a row. Hopefully this season will be more rewarding than last season, when the Phillies got punched out in the first round of the playoffs by the Colorado Rockies.

Dunder Mifflinites are Worth Their Weight in Gold

When corporate gave its Dunder Mifflin branches the mission to collectively lose the most weight as a staff in exchange for three vacation days, some took the task seriously, some not so seriously, and some too seriously. Kelly, for example, reverted to a maple syrup, lemon juice, cian pepper and water cleansing diet which eventually caused her to pass out right off the scale. It'll be worth it when she's in that bakini though.

“Nights In Rodanthe”The Movie

  Any Nicholas Sparks reader knows that the man is a genius when it comes to pulling at the heartstrings of his readers.With 13 published novels, he is a well-known author, writing stories of love,...

BU Now – a Fearless Attack Against this Creature Called Technology

Hoping she would grasp a concrete metaphor, I compared the FB group to an office room that serves as the hub for the entire office building. Within this single room, there are filing cabinets after filing cabinets of organized paperwork - any documet that a worker could possibly need is in an easy to find spot so as to retreive it quickly and efficiently. There is a bulletin board with memos for all to see, and mailboxes for every worker there. An FB group, I explained to her, is a virtual replacement of this tangible office room example, able to hold virtually an infinite amount of information, excessible to anyone who needs it."HA! I've got her!" I thought to myself. So naive, though, I was, to the stubborness of what seems to be this anti-technology progression generation. This woman insisted again that she just didn't get it.

Bloomsburg Field Hockey Ranked #2 in Coaches Poll

Story by Sports InformationThe Bloomsburg University field hockey team is ranked number two in the STX/NFHCA Division II National Coaches Poll for Tuesday, September 30th. The two-time defending NCAA Champion Huskies are coming off...

View from The Voice: 9/11 – A rite of passage for a generation

Editorial from The Voice We, by nature as people, are all inherently different in our views and ideals. This is why we all reacted differently when we heard the news of the...