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My Phone and Me: Adam Myers

Adam Myers, Reporter

February 25, 2019

Welcome to The Highlander’s web exclusive feature of “My Phone and Me”! This is a feature where students showcase their week via the pictures they take on their phones. For the week of Jan. 27, we follow the life of Adam Myers, a  sophomore communications major.       ...

Captain’s Corner

Mike Diakunczak, Columnist

October 24, 2018

Eddie Okeke, fourth year member on the men track and field team, is soaking in his last few experiences at the finish line. The senior Business Administration major, marketing minor, is in his final year on the team. Okeke said it's been hard to adjust to the fact that he will making his last runs this year. “It is crazy...

Captain’s Corner

Mike Diacunczak, Columnist

October 12, 2018

Samantha Miller, senior flyer for the cheerleading team, was one of the three people to be named captain for the 2018-2019 seasons. Alongside co-captains Emily Wenrich and Samantha Olcott, Miller is looking to lead the program to another successful year. Miller comes from Coplay, Pa. and attended Whitehall High School. She ...

Students Experience Shakespeare Through Music

Erin O'Brien, Reporter

October 12, 2018

Shakespeare came to life in Lemmond Theatre Sept. 6. Students enjoyed songs from plays like "Twelfth Night," "Henry V," "As You Like It," "Hamlet," "The Merry Lives of Windsor," and others  performed in the way they would have been in the time period. Dr. Rebecca Steinberger, who is  teaching a Shakespeare class this sem...

Beyond Harmony Includes Male Singers

Kailene Nye, Reporter

October 12, 2018

Members of Beyond Harmony are allowing men to join their previously all women acapella group. Emilee Bixler, junior medical imaging major and leader of Beyond Harmony, said the reason men were not in the group before was because there was simply no interest, so by the time Beyond Harmony made a name for itself keeping it all-female...

Ugly Sweater Dance

December 16, 2017


Beginning from top right going clockwise: Kristen Capitano (Junior English major), Kimberly Kowalski (Junior English/Secondary Education major), Madison Cardinale (Junior English major), and Melissa Milbut (Junior English major) prepare for all the work the upcoming school year brings for them.


August 30, 2017

Hello and welcome back to Misericordia University for the Fall 2017 semester! The first issue of the Highlander newspaper will be rel...

In One Ear: Notes From the Local Music Scene

In One Ear: Notes From the Local Music Scene

February 13, 2017

I’d be remiss to not open this column by noting a recent anniversary, one that changed the course...

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No Spare Change: A Guide to a Good Time on a Dime

October 6, 2016

I know you like to have fun. Who doesn’t? There are many things you can do, even if you are saving...

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The Life of a Student Mom: Exhaustion and Joy

February 25, 2015

    Sandra Pace wakes up at 5:15 a.m., not to the sound of birds or sweet music, but to the alarm o...

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