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MLK Jr. Commemoration, Sankofa Conference highlight Bloomsburg's Black History Month programming

BLOOMSBURG — Commonwealth University-Bloomsburg will host a variety of events in observance of Black History Month. CU-Bloomsburg's Multicultural Center will hold a 30th anniversary celebration on...


Hispanic Heritage Month: Randy Zea

Randy Zea is a medical imaging major with plans to pursue radiation therapy who was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., to parents of Dominican and Ecuadorian descent.


Hispanic Heritage Month: Natalia Cintra Almanzar

Natalia Cintra Almanzar is a medical imaging major pursuing a Spanish minor, who was born in Puerto Rico to Dominican and Cuban parents. Originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico, she moved to Hazelton six years ago in the wake of Hurricane Maria, a Category 5 hurricane that devastated the northeastern Caribbean.


Honor graduate off to Yale School of Medicine

A hospital experience as an 11-year-old in his native Venezuela sparked a life’s calling in Manuel Gutierrez that he’s carried onward as a high school exchange student to Bloomsburg and eventually...


First World ceremony honors soon-to-be graduates

With graduation now, comes a bigger challenge in life. May you face every challenge with your sincere efforts as you have always done before.


Hispanic Heritage Month: Maeyelyn Acevedo Santiago

Maeyelyn Acevedo Santiago is a secondary education major with a specialization in Spanish from Hazleton and of Puerto Rican descent. In addition, she’s an honors student and peer mentor who is active...


Hispanic Heritage Month: Luz Mejia

Luz Mejia is a digital forensics and cybersecurity major from Hazelton and of Dominican descent. In addition, she’s an honors student who’s pursuing a minor in criminal justice. Mejia gets involved on...


Hispanic Heritage Month speaker to share “Borderless Dream”

Commonwealth University’s Bloomsburg campus will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. A highlight of the celebration will be a talk, “Borderless Dream,” by Samantha...


NAACP Image Awards

Bloomsburg University's student chapter of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) recently held its annual Image Awards, honoring individuals, groups, and causes that...



Soon-to-be graduates honored during the First World ceremony

It's one step closer to the big stage for these Class of 2022 members as they were recently honored during the First World Graduation Ceremony by Bloomsburg University’s Office of Multicultural...