Category: Features

Undocumented Students Want to Know If the Chancellor Stands With Them

By Ricardo Montero-Hernandez, December 14, 2016 Reporter Ricardo Montero-Hernandez was invited to a Roosevelt House forum where the concerns of undocumented students at CUNY were to be addressed. Some students, in turn, presented a petition to the office of the…

The WORD’s Classified Ads

The WORD is excited to offer online classified ads to Hunter College and New York City. From student housing to roommates to textbooks to jobs and internships, there is something for everyone here. loading classifieds…

One of the Biggest Challenges Facing Recent Graduates

By Emily Chiriboga, June 7, 2016 On June 2nd, An estimated 3,000 undergraduates and graduates students were expected to graduate and many were expected to gather at Madison Square Garden for Hunter’s Hunter’s 2016 commencement June 2. Three anticipating their exit from Hunter…

Commuting: The Good, the Bad, the Ugh

By Kara Paternostro, May 30, 2016 Time management should be an essential tool for students juggling classwork, studies, extracurricular activities, relationships, jobs, internships and family responsibilities, especially if they must commute long distances. “You really have to plan your time,” said…

Super Bowl 50 Caught This WORD Writer by Surprise – II

By Chasity Fernandes, May 26, 2016 This Super Bowl crept up on me. Between work, school, and helping out at home, I was unaware about the big kick off until a week or so before the game. I work for Food…

Super Bowl 50 Caught This WORD Writer by Surprise – I

By Chasity Fernandes, May 22, 2016 This Super Bowl crept up on me. Between work, school, and helping out at home, I was unaware about the big kick off until a week or so before the game. I work for…

Super Bowl Sunday? Ho Hum Says This WORD Writer

By Emily Chiriboga, May 21 2016 A few years ago to celebrate Super Bowl Sunday, my sister and I started a tradition to skip the game and watch the half time show. This year we dined on takeout from the local Chili’s. To kill time until…

Beyonce: Formation, #BlackLivesMatter

By Emily Chiriboga, May 20, 2016         Pictures from beyonce.com If there’s one thing that Beyonce knows how to do, it’s getting people to talk. Her new music video for Formation started an uproar and was labeled by…

WORD Reporter Big Fan of Hunter Recreation

By Michael Mei May 20, 2016 Two Hunter student staff members whose jobs require them to check visitors in and out of the Hunter weightlifting room in the subterranean sportsplex of the West Building, and two students who said they…