Articles written by: Ray Miketta

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EU Women’s Basketball Season Preview

      The Eastern University Women’s Basketball team looks to build upon their appearance in the MAC Freedom Tournament last year and try to go further  this  year. With only one senior lost from the team due to graduation, their experience from the previous season can pay off as […]

The Joy of a Devastated City
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The Joy of a Devastated City

      To understand the true significance of the city of Houston Texas’s first World Series championship, you would first have to understand that a story you would never imagine had taken place. First of all, when the professional baseball team called the Astros lost a franchise record 111 […]

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A Sabbath Reflection

      Recently, before I went to sleep one night I looked at the book of Exodus. Specifically, the story about how Moses led the Israelites out of the land of Egypt and the migration into the promised land. Along the way, they made a pit stop at Mount […]

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MLB: A Look Into The Playoffs From Before Round One

       As Albert Pujols — a two time world series champion — reflects on his experience, he says “It’s not how you start the season, it’s how you finish. If you wind up helping the team make the playoffs, that’s what you play for. You don’t play to […]

Nick  Snyder, the director of the Military Recruitment initiative at Eastern University.
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Eastern Military Recruitment Initiative

      Have you or anybody you know served in the military and plan on attending a four-year university? Well, you are in great hands at Eastern University! Eastern is launching a new initiative that allows students who were part of the military or have family members in the […]

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Mayweather vs McGregor Face in Fight of a Life Time

      On Aug. 26 2017,  Floyd Mayweather Jr. put his undefeated boxing record on the line against UFC star from Ireland, Conor McGregor. How this fight came to be is a story like no other, resulting in two people from different fighting backgrounds coming together for one epic […]

Los Angeles Dodgers On The Brink Of Baseball History
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Los Angeles Dodgers On The Brink Of Baseball History

      Over the past 148  years of professional baseball, people from all backgrounds have joined a team to partake in  America’s pastime. Every great sport has its different milestones and achievements, and baseball is no different. In 2017, the Los Angeles Dodgers have the oppurtunity to do something […]

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Thousands of Football Fans Headed to Philadelphia For NFL Draft

      From April 26 to 28, the City of Brotherly Love will host the 2017 NFL Draft. It will be the first draft in Philadelphia since the draft began in 1936. Back then, the draft was less in-depth, as the players who were drafted were only split into […]

Former Champs Fall in Round of 32- Wildcats take early departure in NCAA Tourney
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Former Champs Fall in Round of 32- Wildcats take early departure in NCAA Tourney

      For the Villanova Wildcats, the 2015-16 season was one to remember. Led by four-year starter, captain and Langhorne, Pennsylvania native Ryan Arcidiacono, the Wildcats started the season ranked no. 11 in the AP Poll with high expectations after a Round of 32 departure in the NCAA Tournament […]

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Eastern Announces Partnership in Education Eligible Partnership Grant Program

      On Feb. 22,  Eastern University’s College of Education partnered with a grant program called the Eligible Partnership Grant Program. Awarded by Governor Tom Wolf and Pennsylvania Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera, more than $3 million was given to three universities: Eastern, Cabrini and LaSalle.       […]