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December 5, 2017
Holiday season is finally upon us, which means it’s time to break out our wallets and hunt for the perfect gift. However, there is no need to go bankrupt this season! I have compiled a list of inexpensive gifts that you can give to your friends, partners, parents, siblings, or anyone else you need. Each of these can be easily customized to the person receiving them, and aren’t a basic gift card (even though gift cards are a great gift option!).

November 30, 2017
It’s the week after Thanksgiving break and you’re still trying to pull yourself out of your food-induced coma. That last small shred of motivation is harder to find than Waldo in a Candy Cane factory. The signs are classic: throbbing headaches, puffy, bloodshot eyes, sweatpants every day-would it even be possible to get a caffeine IV drip?

You’re faced with the End-of-the-Semester Slump. Every college student goes through it, especially with the holidays right around the corner and all you want to do is go Christmas shopping and sleep. But alas, classes beckon and your GPA depends on that final paper or project. But luckily for you, here are a few tips on how to beat it!

November 20, 2017
Most people would agree that the holidays are a great time to go shopping. Not only are towns decorated beautifully, but many stores have huge deals and discounts. However, with so many people to shop for and a limited budget, buying presents for all your loved ones can be stressful. Here are five holiday hacks to make shopping joyful and easy on the wallet.

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November 17, 2017
I’m sure everyone has been there, it’s the end of October and all of your friends have come up with the brilliant idea to have a ‘friends-giving.’ You each decide to bring a dish and have a family-style meal together sometime before you each go home for Thanksgiving break. Now, most of us that have come up with the idea have also faced the harsh reality of it never happening. If you are usually in this situation, this article is for you!

November 3, 2017
Every year the Moravian College community is challenged to engage in analysis and activism regarding important issues facing human beings and the world through the IN FOCUS program. This year's IN FOCUS theme is healthcare, and in today's blog post SOAR student Beth Davies '18 is sharing healthcare insights gained during her summer research project. Stay tuned to the IN FOCUS website to hear more about events and initiatives happening throughout the year!

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November 2, 2017
The SteelStacks is an iconic symbol in the Lehigh Valley and is easily recognized as one of the most popular tourist destinations in the region. It is located in Southside Bethlehem by the Lehigh River and is next to PBS Studios, ArtsQuest, and the Sands Casino. Locals and tourists alike gather for festivals like MusikFest and Oktoberfest, movies at Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, among many other exciting events. However, SteelStacks has a history that only a true Bethlehem local would know and is just one of the many furnaces that used to produce steel for the entire country.

October 20, 2017
We're just days away from the 2017 Moravian College Cohen Arts & Lectures Series, and our speaker this year is legendary journalist and political analyst Carl Bernstein. The Moravian College Political Awareness Coalition has been helping to build the hype with a movie watch of All the President's Men earlier this month. Members of PAC shared some reasons why they're excited for this year's #MCCohenLecture:

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October 19, 2017
Homecoming is a great tradition that brings students together for endless fun and activities to celebrate our pride in Moravian College. Students and alumnus come together to create memories and have fun. Here is a list of the top five events that were the highlight of Homecoming week to keep in mind for next year!

Lauren Balbierer / View all by this contributor
October 4, 2017
On September 20th, 2017 the Moravian College community gathered together to celebrate its second annual day of service, also known as Heritage Day, also known as my favorite day of the year. This year I was on an on-campus site leader, and volunteered for the no-kill animal shelter Peaceable Kingdom.

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September 28, 2017
Heritage Day: what a wonderful day on our campus! Everyone comes together to volunteer at different organizations. When I got to Johnston’s Hall last Wednesday morning I was given a card with my volunteering location: Northeast Middle School.

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