November 26, 2020

Wild bear wanders onto campus

April 30, 2008 Signal Staff 0

A campus-wide e-mail from the College yesterday warned that a bear was spotted on campus Monday morning. According to the e-mail, the bear was brought to an isolated location three blocks from campus
until the Division of Fish and Game arrived. […]

Registration date change recommendation passed

October 28, 2003 Signal Staff 0

By unanimous vote, SGA passed a resolution recommending to the Office of Records and Registration that registration for the Fall 2004 semester be held from April 7 to April 16.

The Office of Records and Registration requested SGA’s input on the registration dates. […]

Men’s soccer in an early season slump

September 9, 2003 Signal Staff 0

Aug. 29 – Virginia Wesleyan defeats College

The Lions lost their first game of the season to Virginia Wesleyan College (4-1), at the Joe Pombriant/Christopher Newport University Soccer Classic. Sophomore forward Mark Tribendis and senior forward Phil Neiland scored the first two goals of the game for the Blue Marlins to close out the first half with a 2-0 lead. […]

The best of summer film

August 25, 2003 Signal Staff 0

On DVD / Video:


An Academy Award-winning musical that is packed with blazing melodrama, high-powered dance numbers and plenty of pizzaz.

“Bowling For Columbine”

The Academy Award-winning documentary by Michael Moore is funny, controversial, relevant and just plain worth seeing. […]

College breaks ground for new apartments

August 25, 2003 Signal Staff 0

Ground has been broken on site for the new parking deck, which will replace lots 6, 6A and 6B and the apartment complexes behind the Pennington Road transfer housing.

According to John Stafford, director of Residence Life, the new apartments will add 600 beds to the campus and will be for junior and senior students only. […]

Free Fat Joe tickets, SAF funds Union Latina events

April 22, 2003 Signal Staff 0

On Thursday, Fat Joe and the Terror Squad will perform in Kendall Hall. This event, which is free with a College ID, was organized by Union Latina (UL). It has been sponsored by Student Activities Fees alloted by the Student Finance Board (SFB).

Of tickets, which have been on sale since last Thursday, 529 of an approximately 600 available seats have been distributed. […]

College’s Rugby Club’s racks weekend win

April 22, 2003 Signal Staff 0

Saturday was rugby day as the Lion’s Women’s Rugby Club, a Division II team in the Eastern Pennsylvania Rugby Union (EPRU), was able to defeat a Division I Garnet Tide at Swarthmore College, 22-10.

The Lions were able to dominate the first half of the match, starting off with a three-point penalty kick made by senior eight-man Kate Daniels. […]

Three budget appeals approved

April 8, 2003 Signal Staff 0

Budget appeals were granted to the Jewish Student Union (JSU), the College Intramural and Recreation Department and The Signal by a majority vote.

The JSU requested that the budget for two programs, its Passover Seder Dinners and Shabbat Dinners, be reviewed. […]

Sunshine laws permit SGA privacy

March 18, 2003 Signal Staff 0

On Wednesday, Feb. 25, SGA went into closed session, meaning that the public was not given permission to attend.

According to President Chris Portera, the organization discussed personnel issues.

Under Sunshine Laws, SGA is not obligated to elaborate about what went on at the meeting. […]

Computer glitch leaves some students angry, hungry

March 18, 2003 Signal Staff 0

Many students were surprised when they were unable to use their meal plans after returning from Spring Break, due to a problem with the registers.

“We discovered the ‘Closed for the Holiday’ issue shortly after the Marketplace Convenience Store opened at noon,” Steven Hugg, director of marketing for Sodexho, the College’s food service provider, said. […]