Category: Features

Ode

“I miss the old Kanye, straight from the Go Kanye Chop up the soul Kanye, set on his goals Kanye I hate the new Kanye, the bad mood Kanye The always rude Kanye, spaz in the news Kanye I miss…

Cafeteria Food, It Is What It Is

By Katherine Hernandez Attention Students: As you pass through the turnstiles of the third-floor student cafeteria (students have been told by the College Administration that they are no longer wanted in the faculty cafeteria) the musk of hot frying oil…

What Does It Take To Become a Food Writer?

By Katherine Hernandez Interest in food writing increased in recent years because of millennials who used blogs and Instagram about food at the restaurants where they were being served. These early pioneers were more interested in informing their friends and…

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…

“The Girl That Meets All the Celebrities”

By Lillian Gissen, December 27, 2016 Has over 800 pictures with celebrities such as the Kardashians, Zac Efron, Ed Sheeran, Shawn Mendes, One Direction, Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande, and Rihanna, Has 75,000 followers on Instagram and 18,300 on Twitter. E!…

Views on the Election and the Current State of America

By Contributing Writer Andrew Henry The results are in! Donald Trump is the presidential-elect and he seems close to be finalizing his cabinet selections as well as appointments to other key positions. It is clear that millions are happy. It…

Si Se Puede, Yes We Can

By Marjorie Fajardo, December 21, 2016 Growing up as an undocumented teenager in a country that portrays me as a criminal has been a challenging experience. Aside from feeling like I’m not wanted in the country, I’ve had to learn…

Transfer Students Interviewed for This Article Say Hunter Policies Bushwhack Their Dreams

By Anthony Falletta     Anticipating an Oasis, Dealing with Disappointment Valentino Sammarone, 21, a biology major and prospective medical student who wants to be a dentist, transferred to Hunter last fall from the State University at Albany for financial…

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…

A Man and His Time Capsule

By Ricardo Montero-Hernandez, December 16, 2016 Pictures by Ricardo Montero-Hernandez   Samuel Hargress Jr. stands by the door of his jazz bar every night of the week. His Paris Blues provides an old school, Harlem ambience of a time before gentrification,…