By Dakota Knotts, Contributing Writer During the first few weeks of November, West Liberty University will be celebrating International Education Month. The event is hosted by SPICES, the campus international club.
By Corey Riner, Contributing Writer Dr. Felipe Rojas, assistant professor of Spanish at West Liberty University, has just been named the study abroad coordinator. This position has many duties, including providing students with the support, information, and encouragement needed to go further into the field of international studies.
By Emily Salvatori, Editor During the summer months, many festivals grace Wheeling, W. Va. While some have already passed, there are still many yet to come! Here are some of the upcoming festivals that have become summer staples in the area.
By Ana Berbel, Distribution Manager Like previous years, during the first few weeks of November, the International Education Month is celebrated on campus. The international club, SPICES, organizes this event.
By Jerrad McNeil, Contributing Writer The Culture Fair is an upcoming event slated to be held today, Monday, Sept. 11. This event is looking to help students at West Liberty indulge themselves in the different cultures that our own international students come from.
By Emily McLean, Contributing Writer Stereotypes, the widely-held assumption about a certain group of people, surround us. As soon as we see someone, we form a concept of who we think they are based on their appearance. We often tell ourselves we are not judgmental, but the reality is that we are shaped to be.
By Ana Berbel, Contributing Writer Summer has finally arrived and with it has come the chance explore and to try new things. There are many people that wish to fly overseas to learn about culture, go sightseeing and eat delicious food. Although traveling is not always cheap, getting a taste of other countries such as Spain, France and Germany can…
By Daniel Morgan, Editor “Diversity is the spice of life,” and the West Liberty University community is about to get a taste of it. The SPICES International Club and the International Student Office are hosting the annual International Food Festival on Monday, April 10, from 4-6 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. Sponsored in part by the Student Government Association…
By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer Oh, the month of March; the month where many people wear green clothing, search for Lucky’s “Lucky Charms,” and sometimes, consume a little too much alcohol. It’s an interesting month that encompasses a vast amount of superstitions, more than any other month.