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No Operation Too Small

By Quinn Ursprung Would anyone like to represent a specific media outlet at the Community Outreach Event that’s happening on November 6th, 12-1 p.m.? The common hour event is a workshop/fair environment in the LHR that is set up similarly to the ‘Activities Fair’, where clubs, organizations, and […]

Operation Christmas Child

By Jess Vormelker Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child collects shoeboxes filled with gifts and delivers them all over the world to children in need!!!! Items such as colored pencils, crayons, coloring books, notebooks, hygiene items, and toys are all items that may fill the box! Boxes will be available […]

Thiel Greeks Express Their Pride

By Samantha Walker On Oct. 24, Thiel’s Greek life expressed their pride, baring their sorority or fraternity letters throughout campus. There are multiple motivators when joining a sorority or fraternity. Emily Waxter a sister of Zeta Tau Alpha, Blake Peese a brother of Kappa Sigma, and Carrie Severt […]

Thiel College Learns About Drawing

By Brian Brink “Drawing is not art itself, drawing is simply a tool…” said Mark Franchino when explaining the name of the latest art exhibit at Thiel College. Franchino’s and his partner’s, Jeremey Boyle, art is usually in the form of sculptures. For this exhibition, entitled Drawing, which […]


By Brian Brink At the beginning of every year Thiel’s internet seems to have hiccups when 700 students converge on the campus. This year, however, has been worse than ever before. “Sure, there have been problems before but never this bad,” Tyler Wright, a senior math major said […]

President’s Poppin’ Porch Party

By Carrie Severt Photo by Allen Morrill First year students gathered at Dr. Susan Traverso’s home, August 28th, for the annual President Porch Party. Dr. Susan Traverso, President of Thiel College, greeted the guest with a smile and handshake. She started of the evening by welcoming the students […]