Category: student life

Student Activities Fair

By: Carrie Severt On September 5th, students where welcomed to the LHR to see the clubs and organizations that are offered on Thiel’s campus. The organizations all had tables set up that advertised who they are as an organization and answered any questions that the students might have. […]

Thiel College Hosts Art Show

By Samantha Walker Photo by Samantha Walker Jan. 17, Thiel welcomed Nancy Connelly and Bill Simon to host a gallery displaying of their latest works. The event brought a strong attendance and plenty of questions for the artists. They generously answered questions ranging from their backgrounds to their […]

Thiel Students Celebrate Thanksgiving

By Samantha Walker Nov. 21 is the beginning of Theil’s Thanksgiving break and students are spending it in multiple ways. This upcoming break is meant for Thanksgiving, but many students have plans vastly different to the traditional turkey dinner. Considering most of Theil’s students are not from the […]

Peer Mentors Take Over the Lanes

By Carrie Severt On Thursday October 25th, the Peer Mentors took their first-year students to Liberty Lanes. This was a school sponsored event through the first-year experience at Thiel. The students had the opportunity to play unlimited bowling with their friends, Peer Mentors, and faculty. This provided them […]

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 […]

Why-Fi?

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 […]