Category: Campus News

Oh My God, What Just Happened

By Nida Ali, December 29, 2016 On the night of the presidential election, Mariama Badjie –  black, American, and Muslim – was in the East lounge of the Hunter Brookdale Dorms in lower Manhattan, as she watched Donald Trump’s acceptance…

CUNY Tuition Increases Don’t Burden These Students But …

By Katherine Hernandez Four students interviewed on the Hunter campus said they weren’t concerned about tuition increases at City University of New York, but were troubled with the way things work at the University. “Tuition is not a burden for…

Many May Be Decking the Halls This Season, Millions May Also Be Crawling Them

By Carmen Rios-Nuñez, December 16, 2016 Help The number of college students seeking mental health support has increased exponentially since 2009, according to a 2014 article by the American Psychological Association. Hunter students who believe they may be struggling with…

Colin Kaepernick Can Be a Hot Topic on This Campus

By Senior Editor Megan Ley, November 21, 2016 The crowd of Buffalo Bills fans at New Era Field erupted into a chant of “USA!” and boos as San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback Colin Kaepernick took the field in Orchard Park, New…

How Hunter Millennials Stay Informed About News – Part 4

By Contributing Writer Avid Maldonado, November 16, 2016 NBC, CNN, and the New York Times are just a few of the preferred news media outlets of students interviewed by this writer for this article about how they stay informed about…

How Hunter Millennials Stay Informed About News – Part 3

By Contributing Writer Andrew Henry The state of the news media is an important factor in this Democracy, effecting everyone from newborn babies in their cribs to the retirees fortunate enough to be vacationing in their vacation homes in these…

How Hunter’s Millennials Stay Informed About News – Part 2 by Contributing Writer Kashima Grant

  By Contributing Writer Kashima Grant What Is News What is news? And why is “this” particular story considered news and why is “that” particular story considered news? I find myself asking the questions multiple times a day when I…

Olivia Singh, Matthew Ruppert, Amina Talat Had Their Hopes

Editor’s Note: This article was undergoing editing before Donald Trump became the President-elect. By Kay-Lee Ebanks, November 11 Olivia Singh, 21, did not know whom she supported as President when she registered to vote. “I’ve thought a lot about it,”…

A Historic Campaign

Editor’s Note: This article was undergoing editing as millions of Americans were going to the polls November 8. By Ricardo Montero-Hernandez, November 10, 2016 Lesser of Two Evils This Presidential campaign has been the most brutal in American history. The…

Hunter’s Muslim American Community Very Focused on This Presidential Campaign

By Nida Ali, November 7 And the reasons should be obvious. The unconstitutional and illegal surveillance of the Muslim community by law enforcement and the anti-Islamic vitriol in this national election cycle has been motivating Muslim students to take a…