This article has also been featured by the same author in The Voice, a student-run newspaper. Click here to view. Students at Bloomsburg University have expressed over the course of the last year a noticeable change in the student body. A community once full of...
BU holds press conference with student media
Editor's note: Readers are encouraged to submit questions they'd like answered in future press conferences to BUnow. Bloomsburg University held its first press conference with student media on Friday, April 3 to address various concerns of the student population amid...
Gwen Stefani Keeps Her Head High Despite Cheating Scandal
Gwen Stefani has been making headlines recently more than ever before (well, since she wasn’t “no Hollaback girl”) with her new music and spot judging on the hit show, The Voice. However, what is catching everyone’s attention most recently is the cheating scandal...
Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani’s “Hotline Bling” Performance and New Romance
On Oct. 27 during The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, we discovered that country singer Blake Shelton does not know Drake’s music very well. During the episode, Fallon had the coaches of The Voice, Shelton, Gwen Stefani, Pharrell Williams, and Adam Levine, play...
The Story of Block Party 2009
Our goal was to give you the most complete and accurate portrayal of the Block Party experience. Our victim was Joe Arleth. His mission: Enjoy the day just as he would normally, but document the entire experience. Here is his final report.
GANAHL ON MEDIA: Happy B-Day BU Now!
While BU Now’s student staff is excited by a future one student editor describes as “unimaginable,” some college media pioneers involved in the site’s launch seem surprised by apparently aggressive challenges to its development from several faculty and campus media since its launch in April 2008.
Rendell pushes for reform of districts
PA Governor Ed Rendell unveiled a proposal which he believes will save money and help the state’s public schools attain success. Perhaps the biggest part of Rendell’s plan is consolidating the states 501 school districts into 100 much larger districts
The Over-Awesome/Under-Noticed Awards
I wasted no time in compiling the most comprehensive list of under-appreciated awesome things ever. I then narrowed my list to five, because it doesn’t do to appreciate under-appreciated things too much, as that makes for boring articles.
“Twilight” dazzles audiences
Amazingly comical, the full cast works together in an amazing team. The mood keeps your attention, from funny to sad and back to heartbreakingly beautiful.
“Zack and Miri Make a Porno” … Kevin Smith + Seth Rogan = how did no one think of this before?
In “Zack and Miri Make a Porno,” the two life-long friends played by Seth Rogen (like you don’t know who he is) and Elizabeth Banks (you may remember from “40-Year-Old Virgin,” as well as recent roles in “W.” and “Role Models”) are having some trouble paying their bills…
Make Turkey Day Sweet! Three easy dessert ideas anyone can make.
This Thanksgiving, we think you should try and make something special that your family will enjoy, being that they don’t get to see you six months out of the year.
Sub Showdown: Berrigan’s vs. Steph’s
There are plenty of places to get subs in Bloomsburg. Fortunately for hungry Huskies, the two best sub-shops in town are located just down the hill form campus, mere yards from each other.
Another word for this is called ‘bullying.’ Dictionary.com defines a bully as, “A blustering, quarrelsome, overbearing person who habitually badgers and intimidates smaller or weaker people.”
Top 10 Costumes of 2008
This year, there were a couple newsworthy costumes that deserve a moment of recognition. Here are the top 10 costumes of 2008.
The Smoking Ban: Citations Just a Puff of Smoke
The Voice staff is at is again. This week, Managing Editor Brendan Schaller, Features Editor Rebecca Hall, and the Opinion Team, Editor Nick Jones and his assistant Tali Zangari, have gotten into verbal warfare over the lack of banning in the campus smoking ban....
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 in order.She’s about to go to the gym...