Education

Theatre department to hold public auditions

December 31, 1969

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The Lycoming College Theatre Department will hold public auditions for "The Vagina Monologues" by Eve Ensler on Sunday, Nov. 18, from 7-10 p.m. in the College''s Mary L. Welch Theatre. more»

Chinese Delegation Visits Campus

November 9, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA—Representatives of several Chinese universities, led by Xing Yongmin, president of Inner Mongolia University of Technology, and officials from the organization that governs their student exchange programs visited Mansfield University on Friday, November 9.
The visit was designed to explore the expansion and enhancement of MU’s existing exchange program, bringing Chinese exchange stud more»

Men's Basketball Away Games and Pre- Game Receptions

November 9, 2012

Date: 11/9/2012
Bison Basketball has a great schedule on the road this year! Email invites will be sent to regions where we're hosting the Reception but check out our Calendar of Events for updated information!  List of "Away Games" and details.

International education events planned

December 31, 1969

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The Lycoming College Office of Career Services and Multicultural Awareness Group are teaming up to organize several events in celebration of international cultures at the College. more»

President Obama defeats Romney

November 8, 2012
Cody S. Marshall
Editor in Chief

The hook-up: Kimball’s Pub

November 8, 2012

John Piazza and Jehiel Boner

Sandy ravages east coast

November 8, 2012

Last week, Hurricane Sandy ploughed through the east coast, leaving destruction in her wake.

Students to host SPCA “Pet Photos with Santa” event

November 8, 2012

The Lycoming County SPCA will be h

Fall Ball Festival to be held Sunday, raise funds for Little League Museum

November 8, 2012

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT-The efforts of Lycoming College’s Business 244 Class and the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum will culminate in their Fall Ball Festival to help raise money to renovate an exhibit about the Little League mascot, Dugout.

Mirabito continues to lead Rogers, new Lycoming College poll finds

November 8, 2012

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – State Representative Rick Mirabito, the Democratic incumbent in the 83rd legislative district, continues to lead Republican challenger Harry Rogers, Jr. by a margin of 58.9 percent to 30.6 percent with 10.5 percent undecided amongst likely voters, according to a Lycoming College poll released today.

Season 2 of "A Night of Spoken Word" continues in November

November 8, 2012

After a successful relaunch of “Spoken Word” in October, the Converge Gallery is pleased to announce another night of spoken word tomorrow from 7-9p.m. Spoken Word offers a judgment-free environment to share your talents and welcomes all talents that pertain to the word.

Annual security report released

November 8, 2012

Bethany Richardson
Staff Writer

Lycoming released its annual security report to the public on Sept. 29, which includes statistics of reported crimes on campus for the last three years.  The report also includes the college’s policy on drug and alcohol use, crime prevention and the reporting of other crimes.

The Williamsport YMCA to hold mini-carnival at Pickelner Arena

November 8, 2012

Every Friday the Williamsport YMCA holds a Friday Night Skate for the ages 10-16 in their Pickelner Arena. Tomorrow they are changing it up and having Friday Night Skate but with a twist. The arena will hold Friday Night Skate but in conjunction with a Mini-Carnival. Kids from the ages of 10-16 are encouraged to come and have fun with their friends in the Pickelner Arena from 7-10p.m.

Opinion: give me extension cords or give me death

November 8, 2012

Kimberly Dreese
College Life Editor

College life with cystic fibrosis: relocating

November 8, 2012

Jamie Pawlick
Staff Writer

My cystic fibrosis has forced me to travel a lot since an early age. I live in northern New Jersey, which is about a forty-five minute drive to the George Washington Bridge (if the traffic is kind).

Happy Lycoween:“Haunted Rec” event is back and better than ever

November 8, 2012

Kendra Bitner
Staff Writer

On Tuesday, Oct. 30th the Lycoming Recreation Center hosted its annual Haunted Rec event.  The free event ran from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. After taking a break from the event last October, the Haunted Rec decided to reappear this Halloween with a new and scarier approach.

Sending a message

November 8, 2012
Refusing to cancel shows lack of concern for student lives Tory IrwinOpinion Editor

Parking poses potential problems for pupils

November 8, 2012
Kim Dreese
College Life Editor

Taylor Swift exposes “red” relationships in new album

November 8, 2012

Qiana Hill
Staff Writer

"All the different emotions that are written about on this album are all pretty much about the kind of tumultuous, crazy, insane, intense, semi-toxic relationships that I’ve experienced in the last two years” Taylor Swift said.

Student athletes begin winter sports campaign

November 8, 2012

Justin Ossont
Sports Editor 

The fall sports teams are all handing in their equipment except for the football team who is holding on to a chance of making it to post season play. While the fall season wraps up, winter sport teams have kicked into gear.

Warriors fight hard in post season

November 8, 2012

Kendra Bitner
Sports Writer

Warriors say farewell to senior fall athletes

November 8, 2012

Justin Ossont
Sports Editor

The journey through college brings many great moments to a student’s life.  Many believe the greatest collegiate moment is graduation, but a few can say it is the moment they will take the field or court for the final time in their last home sports event.

Native Ugandans to present talk and performance

December 31, 1969

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Lycoming College will host a talk and performance titled "A River Blue: Together toward Recovery in Northern Uganda" on Thursday, Nov. 15, at 7 p.m. in Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. more»

Comedian Judah Friedlander to Perform November 17

November 7, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA— Comedian Judah Friedlander, AKA “The World Champion,” will perform at Straughn Hall on Saturday, November 17 at 8 p.m. Doors will open at 7 p.m.
Although Friedlander has made more than 30 movies and appeared in hundreds of TV shows, including his current role as Frank Rossitano on the Emmy-winning “30 Rock” on NBC, stand-up comedy is his priority and specialty. more»

Shale Speakers Series to Focus on State Forest Lands

November 6, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA— Zach Roeder of the Pennsylvania’s Bureau of Forestry will present “Monitoring Social Effects of Shale Gas on State Forest Lands” on Thursday, November 15, 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Allen Hall, Room 104. The presentation is free and open to the public. more»

Theatre to present "The Threepenny Opera"

December 31, 1969

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The Lycoming College theatre and music departments, will present Bertolt Brecht''s "The Threepenny Opera" Nov. 14-17 in the Mary L. Welch Theatre. All shows begin at 8 p.m. more»

Concert Wind Ensemble to Perform November 18

November 5, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA— The Mansfield University Concert Wind Ensemble (CWE), directed by Adam Brennan, will perform on Sunday, November 18, 2:30 p.m. in Steadman Theatre.
The concert is free and open to the public. Donations of canned goods and paper products for area food pantries will be collected. more»

Student Artwork Encourages Everyone to Vote

November 5, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA— Students in Associate Professor Michelle Schlegel’s typography class (GRA 3350) have completed a project geared toward encouraging people to vote on Tuesday, November 6.
The students; Amanda Bradley, Andrea Marie Schuck, Breeann Bolinsky, Jay Garcia, Jeremy Tillinghast, Katie Jo Harding, Krista Busini, Levi Brown, Liz Pieniazek, Michelle Allard, Myles Lupo, Sally Reigle and Yukta Sa more»

An Evening of Jazz on November 11

November 1, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA—The Mansfield University Music Department will present an evening of jazz featuring the MU Jazz Ensemble and the Jazz Lab Band, directed by Mike Galloway, on Sunday, November 11, 7:30 p.m. in Steadman Theatre. The concert is free and open to the public.
The concert will open with the Jazz Lab Band. more»

Mansfield Opera Theatre to Present The Tender Land

November 1, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA— The Mansfield Opera Theatre will present Aaron Copland’s The Tender Land on Friday, November 9 and Saturday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, November 11 at 2:30 p.m. in Straughn Hall. All performances are free and open to the public.
The opera is set in a small farm town somewhere in the USA on a spring high school graduation day. more»

Zombie Expert to Speak November 14

October 31, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA— Zombie expert and best-selling author Max Brooks will speak at Straughn Hall on Wednesday, November 14 at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
Brooks is the author of The Zombie Survival Guide, published in 2003, which touches on what it describes as pop cultural myths about zombies. more»

State Dept. of Education Honors Stevens School

2 years 4 weeks ago

Stevens Elementary School has been named a 2012-13 Title 1 Distinguished School by the state Department of Education’s Division of Federal Programs.

Title 1 is a federal program that provides funding to schools with a high concentration of economically disadvantaged students to help meet educational goals. more»

Phi Kappa Phi chapter recognized

December 31, 1969

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The Lycoming College chapter of Phi Kappa Phi was recently recognized by The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi as a Chapter of Merit. more»

Students Exhibit Work at Deane Center

October 29, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA- “Paintography: Paintings Translated into Photographs,” an exhibition of 40 Mansfield University digital photography student’s work, will be on display at the Deane Center in Wellsboro, PA during the month of November.
In the exhibit, students explore famous artists’ paintings and interpret them via digital photography and digital art. more»

UPDATES ON HURRICANE SANDY

December 31, 1969

MONDAY, OCT. 29, 2:45 P.M.

Due to the current weather conditions and forecast for this area, Lycoming College will close as of 3:05 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 29. Employees not directly involved in the safety and emergency operations of the College may leave campus at 3:05 p.m. as well. more»

Barbara Butcher Reappointed to State Commission

October 26, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA— Barbara A. Butcher, director of Law Enforcement and Certification Programs and the Municipal Police Academy at Mansfield University, has been reappointed to the Municipal Police Officers' Education and Training Commission (MPOETC) by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett.
The State Senate confirmed Butcher’s reappointment on October 16. more»

Visit Day to be Held November 9

October 26, 2012

MANSFIELD, PA— Mansfield University will hold “Visit Day” on Friday, November 9.
Prospective students and their parents will be able to visit campus to talk with admissions counselors, faculty members and current students about MU’s 70 undergraduate programs, financial aid, club activities and campus life.
Participants will also be able to tour campus, including the North Hall Library and the new more»

College hosts annual Grad School Fair for students to gain exposure to different schools

October 25, 2012

Julia Cuddahy
Lycourier Staff

Lycoming College hosted their annual Grad School Fair on Oct. 15. The event was held in Pennington Lounge and was open to the public. Graduates and current students from colleges and universities such as Bucknell, Bloomsburg, and Penn College attended in addition to Lycoming’s students.

House of Representatives candidate meets with Lycoming club

October 25, 2012
Photo provided by Victoria BortniakDemocrat House of Representative candidate Phil Scollo meets with the  Lycoming College Democra

Lost at Lyco

October 25, 2012


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