Articles by: Tower Contributor

Professor Profile: Dr. Kate Bonin

November 16, 2014 11:02 pm28 comments

By: Samantha Wright “Simi, present. Claire, absent. Dominique, present…” said Dr. Kate Bonin to herself, taking attendance as her French 102 class at Arcadia University began on Monday afternoon. When she finished, Bonin began walking around the classroom, listening, and occasionally participating in the conversations the students were having about […]

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Rice Debacle Shows Why Goodell must go

October 17, 2014 1:00 pm2,148 comments
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By: Kevin McCann On Sept. 8, TMZ released a graphic video of NFL running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancée in a New Jersey casino elevator.  The clip caused Rice to be quickly released by the Baltimore Ravens and suspended indefinitely from the NFL by commissioner Roger Goodell. This was […]

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A Senior Profile: Amanda Schippers

May 1, 2014 11:00 am990 comments
A Senior Profile: Amanda Schippers

By: Matt Dettra Amanda Schippers, soon-to-be-graduate of Arcadia University, sat on the edge of the water feature on campus, letting the sun beat down on her. “I love it out here,” she said. “Especially in the spring time. There’s so much color.” She smiles and turns. “I was almost positive […]

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Selfies and Smartphones, Oh My!

April 28, 2014 4:29 pm2,483 comments
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By: Laura Leeds I don’t own a smartphone. The camera on my phone is from 2009, and I’m lucky that it’s even capable of taking photos. Before you gasp in horror, I will say that I’m not your typical 20-year-old college coed. I’m a part-time adult student with a full-time […]

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Campus Fashionista: Charlene Grauer

April 21, 2014 11:34 am