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Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Hello! I hope you’re all still riding the high of this 80-degree weekend we just had; there’s just something indescribable about finally being able to walk...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Happy April! I can’t believe this semester is coming so close to the end… especially when there are days still calling for snow. With this being our seventh...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Hello! It’s been quite a while since we’ve published an issue of The Quad. I hope this new issue finds you in good, well-rested spirits following spring break...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, We did it—one more week until spring break! I know I’m personally counting down the days until I fly out of Philly and head down to New Orleans for some much...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Well, quite a lot has happened since we put together our previous issue last Sunday. Or, more appropriately, one huge thing happened: The Eagles won the Super...

Pro talk: Nick Foles

It’s Sunday night, Feb. 4 at around 10:30 in the evening. Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback, Nick Foles, is standing on a podium in the middle of US Bank Stadium in...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Welcome back! I hope all of your winter breaks were restful and fun, and that you’re ready to get back into the swing of the semester. We have a lot of exciting...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Happy holidays! Well, this is officially it—our eleventh and last issue of The Quad for the semester. As we’ve come to our last issue, I’ve been reflecting on...

WCU reacts to retirement home inferno

West Chester, Pennsylvania made national headlines on Thursday, Nov. 16 in response to a fire at West Chester’s Barclay Friends Senior Community. The five-alarm fire was quickly...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, I can’t believe next week is Thanksgiving already—I’m nearly in shock. Though it will be a much needed break from school and the mass amounts of work that have...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Hello and happy November! With Halloween behind us and Daylight savings time settling in, it must mean the semester is wrapping up…or so one would hope. I know...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Happy Halloween! I hope you all had tons of (but not too much) fun this past weekend what with Halloween and homecoming both being celebrated across town. I can...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Happy homecoming/Halloween week and weekend! Yeah—homecoming and Halloween on the same weekend? It’s bound to be tons of fun, but make sure to be responsible...

Use your voice: join Daedalus

Daedalus is West Chester University’s literary magazine. Founded in 1972, Daedalus allows students to showcase their work. The club accepts prose, poetry, short stories and...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, I hope all is going well with classes so far! It’s crazy that three weeks have already flown by; before we know it, it will officially be fall (I know I...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Welcome back! I hope everyone had wonderful summer vacations and is (at least semi) ready to get back to classes. I know it’s such a cliché, but summer truly...

NFL: the rise of tanking

No one wants to be the worst team in professional sports, let alone be a bad team. In the NFL, being the worst franchise is far from appealing and isn’t pleasant to watch...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Hello! I’m so excited to be writing my first official “Letter from the Editor.” To quickly introduce myself, my name is Lauren and I’m a...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, I am having some trouble writing this week’s letter, for this is my last one. After reevaluating my schedule and overall life decisions, I have decided to...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Happy April! It’s spring, and the weather is finally starting to warm up. Despite our issue coming out on the 3rd, we have a tribute to April Fool’s in this...

Golden Rams clinch PSAC playoff berth

The Golden Rams (10-16, 10-12 PSAC) had a 1-3 stretch over the final two weeks of the regular season. However, due to weak performances in their side of the conference, they still...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Welcome back! I hope everyone had a safe, fun, relaxing winter break and that you are all feeling refreshed for the spring semester. Can you believe it? January...

Football pummels Millersville 52-0

West Chester University Football (7-3, 6-1 PSAC) extended their win streak to five games after a 52-0 trouncing of the Millersville Marauders (2-8, 1-6 PSAC) inside of John A...

Golden Games ring on for homecoming

While the faculty strike halted most classes on Wednesday, Oct. 19 until Friday, Oct. 21, this year’s “Golden Games” themed homecoming festivities remained underway. On the same...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, What a week it has been—from the strike that started last Wednesday to homecoming, it has certainly been an exciting time here on campus. I just want to give a...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Welcome back! I hope everyone had a fun, relaxing summer and is feeling refreshed for the new school year. This summer, I was lucky enough to go on West...

Letter from the Editor

Dear West Chester, Hello! My name is Samantha Mineroff, and I cannot be more excited to be writing my first ‘Letter from the Editor’. It has been a wonderful year for our paper...

Letter from the Editor

Welcome back, West Chester! I hope you all had a safe and relaxing winter break, and I hope you had a productive first week back. If you’ve been keeping up with The Quad, then you...

Samantha Mineroff

Samantha Mineroff is the Editor of the Op-Ed (opinion) section of The Quad. Prior to accepting the position of Op-Ed Editor, Samantha served as a staff writer and copy editor.

Casey Tobias

Casey Tobias became a staff writer during the 2014-2015 school year. She served as The Quad’s News Editor from April to November 2015. She served as The Quad’s Editor...

Mell Josephs Retires

On Friday, Feb. 27, President Weisenstein announced the retirement of Mary Ellen, “Mell” Josephs.  In the email, Dr. Weisenstein wrote, “[Mell] Josephs has provided outstanding...

Shawn Trawick

Shawn Trawick is a staff writer for The Quad. He is majoring in Communication Studies and Political Science. He can be reached at ST819517@wcupa.edu.

Nia Andrews crowned Miss WCU 2015

On Saturday night in Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, Miss West Chester University 2014, Molly Callanan, crowned Nia Andrews Miss WCU 2015. As soon as the doors opened, the...