Category: Opinion

The President Tweets and the World Shudders: What Say Hunter Students?

BY ANDREW HENRY, March 12, 2017 The President of the United States is tweeting himself into the history books. News stories report the major concern about something no other President in history has done. Headlines have read: Trump’s Sweden tweets…

THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE as a Cautionary Tale for Students

By Contributing Writer Kashima Grant, January 17, 2017 This past semester, I was introduced to THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE. It was a great learning experience to see what can happen when the ethics and moral compasses of the New York…

THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE: A Commentary

By Contributing Writer Julia Suarez, January 5, 2017 If you don’t feel livid about what I am about to describe below and can’t or refuse to see it as indicative of systemic racism in our city, then you are part…

Has One of the Most Seedy Presidential Campaigns in Memory Resulted in One of the Most Seedy President-Elects?

By Contributing Writer Kashima Grant America has spoken. On January 20, 2017, Donald Trump will become the forty-fifth President of the United States and the avowed mission he wants us all to believe is to “Make America Great Again.” I…

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…

The Day After the U.S. Elections by OSM! Editor Marivir R. Montebon

The day after the U.S. elections, Wednesday, was warm but gloomy. My first bus ride was unusually subdued, unlike the previous days when people were either too bubbly or mean-spirited. This morning, people from all races: Asian, Black, Latino, White,…

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…