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3D printer creates learning, connections

  The Fine Arts Department recently acquired a 3D printer through Li Hertzi, a resident artist at Malone. The printer utilizes Blender, a computer program that makes 3D animation and small, plastic creations with the printer. Students use coordinates to create an object, or they can start with a blank sphere. Students can stretch and indent [...]

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John Thompson, astronomy professor, deceased

  John Thompson, July 24, 1944 – September 20, 2014 John Thompson, adjunct professor, passed away on Sept. 20. Thompson taught at Malone for 25 years. He taught many classes, including intermediate algebra, physical science survey, astronomy, earth science and environmental geology. He was most well-known for his astronomy class. He was an animal lover [...]

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Q&A with professor of history Jacci Stuckey Welling

  Jacci Stuckey Welling is a professor of history who specializes in Asian History. She is a Malone graduate and was named the 2014 Alumna of the Year. Aviso: What brought you to Malone? Welling: I first found out about Malone when my father came to teach here; he was a professor here for 30 [...]

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Senate Notebook: Sept. 18

  Senate Notebook is a regular news feature with the goal to keep students up to date on what Student Senate is up to. Senate meets every Wednesday at 9 p.m. in the Brehme Conference Center. Guests are welcome to attend.  Student Senate is now accepting applications for open positions. Applications are due Oct. 1. Elections [...]

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BLOG: History students get settled in D.C.

  We’re adding a special feature this semester! For the first time, three of our students are studying in Washington, D.C. at the same time through the American Studies Program. Throughout the semester, Suzanna Bregar, senior history major; Madi Carper, junior history major; and Kaitlyn Stump, senior history major will be taking turns blogging about their [...]

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Changes coming to the gen ed program

  Changes are coming to Malone’s General Education program through reductions aimed at improving the overall learning experience for students. Dr. Gregory Miller, professor of history and chair of the General Education committee, presented the proposal at the Student Senate meeting on September 10. Faculty will vote on the proposal in October. Once they approve [...]

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Partnership with Stark State lets visiting students live on campus

  Since Stark State does not have any residence halls, the automotive programs would normally be limited to local students, but with this new partnership, students can come from farther away. “I think it’s a great way to offer hospitality and to partner with local colleges and universities,” said Melody Scott, dean of students. Stark [...]

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Q&A with instructor of education Chandra Coblentz

  Chandra Coblentz is the newest addition to the education department. She has a bachelor’s of science in elementary education from West Liberty State College and a master’s from Franciscan University of Steubenville, and is currently pursuing a doctorate from Walden University. Aviso: Where did you grow up? Coblentz: For the first eight years of [...]

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WATCH: Student Senate strives for success

  Get the inside scoop on what Student Senate does throughout the year to improve your college experience. Emily Cowen is the video editor for The Aviso AVW.

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Campus safety introduces security app, other safety features

  Campus safety implemented a new safety app called Pioneer Shield that students can download. The app will allow students to report emergencies and non-emergency crime quickly and easily. “For the same amount of money we spent on the old system, which did nothing more than send you emergency text messages, we got this system [...]

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