Wilkes University student Alyssa Stencavage of Mountain Top, is gaining hands-on journalism experience as a member of the student-run campus newspaper, The Beacon.
Stencavage is a junior communication studies major and the daughter of George and Clare Stencavage. Stencavage is lifestyle, arts and entertainment editor.
As members of the newspaper staff, students manage, edit, write and design the award-winning publication. The Beacon appears both in print and online. Loran E. Lewis, assistant professor of communications studies, serves as faculty advisor.