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Breaking Social Norms Destroys Normality

  Society has millions of informally established rules that are simply learned from interacting in a particular social context. Social norms represent the glue that holds together the normality of our day to day lives. Since social norms are usually expected and followed, it was very difficult to find anyone to participate in the making […]

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OPINION: Community & the cross

Community. A truly ubiquitous word on this campus that is applied to all sorts of contexts and activities.  Admissions hammers it home to prospective students, we stamp it all over our marketing material, Residence Life makes it a focal point of their programs, and we even gather together once a week for “Community” Worship. For […]

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Students Reveal a Little Too Much…Butt Really

This is a continuation of an Aviso AVW video feature: the cafeteria survey! From time to time we will be posted outside the cafeteria with a question for students, always with the aim of better understanding the Malone community as a whole. This month’s question is: How do you feel about girls wearing leggings as […]

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PGB Shares Door to Door Wisdom

Door to Door is a new video segment in which a different dorm will be featured each month. The Residence Director of the building picks a question which the dorm’s loyal inhabitants must answer. PGB is the featured dorm for April! Watch residents fight for the B in PGB. Barclay will never be forgotten!  Emily […]

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OPINION: Give the squirrels a home!

  I’m sure by now you know of the problem. The poor things, running around day and night, rain, snow, or wind, nowhere to go, little to eat. No place to call home. The squirrels of Malone’s campus need homes, and we need to do something about it. If you spend any time at all […]

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Shocking news revealed to unsuspecting students

This is a continuation of an Aviso AVW video feature: the cafeteria survey! From time to time we will be posted outside the cafeteria with a question for students, always with the aim of better understanding the Malone community as a whole. We asked students for their opinions on Malone’s major changes for the upcoming […]

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Heritage shares door to door wisdom

Door to Door is a new video segment in which a different dorm will be featured each month. The Residence Director of the building picks a question which the dorm’s loyal inhabitants must answer. Heritage is the featured dorm for March! Watch to see how the residents of Heritage Hall respond to Kat Gritter’s exciting […]

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DeVol Shares Door to Door Wisdom

Door to Door is a new video segment in which a different dorm will be featured each month. The Residence Director of the building picks a question which the dorm’s loyal inhabitants must answer. DeVol is February’s featured dorm! Watch to see how the residents of DeVol Hall answer Christopher Arney’s question about The Walking […]

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OPINION: Commuters and community

  There is a certain stigma that comes along with identifying yourself as a commuter on Malone University’s campus. We are not greeted with an outright disapproval from the on-campus dwellers, but there is a unique tension that is created when commuters venture into the residential domain.  Malone is often characterized by its deep sense […]

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Commuter chaos unfolds in icy weather

  Commuters’ perspectives should be heard now more than ever due to consistent snowy weather conditions.  Is the snow affecting their education in a negative way?  Do they still feel a sense of community with other students? What are the benefits of commuting as opposed to the negative aspects?   These questions are addressed by […]

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