Alejandro Torres won third place for permorning his magic act at the talent show. Photot by Konrad Odhiambo

Talent showcased, despite disorganization: Hudson Valley Talent Show review

Andrea Currie News Editor Despite disorganization and poor planning, the Hudson Valley talent show Friday evening was an enjoyable experience. About 60 people, including the performers, attended the event in…

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Football headed to Kansas for biggest game in over a decade

Matt Whalen Layout Editor The Hudson Valley football team will be traveling to Hutchinson, Kan., on Dec. 6 for their first bowl game since 2003, when they lost to Ellsworth…

senate to appoint him as Freshman Class President after no votes were cast in the election. Photo by Konrad Odhiambo.

Zero Votes: Freshman class president appointed by student senate after failed election

Pat Gareau Editor-in-Chief Hudson Valley freshmen unanimously elected not to vote for class president on Oct. 28 and 29. Everett McNair, who was the only person on the ballot, was…

Natasha Jefferson, 31 years old considers her best attribute in boxing to be the jab. Photo by Konrad Odhiambo.

National competitor takes gloves off

Tyler McNeil Creative Editor After competing on the national stage of amateur boxing, 31-year-old Natasha Jefferson has entered the next round in her life at Hudson Valley. In 2010, the…

Fitzgibbons Hall is in the beginning pahses of rennovation and is undergoing asbetos removal. Photo by Marision Topinio.

Abestos abatement underway in Fitzgibbbons

Tyler McNeil Creative Editor Toxic and dangerous asbestos is being removed from Fitzgibbons Hal by regional contractors, beginning last week and continuing through December. The project aims to abate a…

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention talked about sucide prevention last week in the BTC. Photo by Marison Topinio.

Expert discusses suicide prevention

Nichole Danyla Staff Writer “What do you think depression might look like? If you saw someone who was depressed, what do you think you might see? Sometimes they might not…

20use of renwable energy, such as solar, increases Hudson Valley's environmental sustainability. Photo by Marison Topinio.

From school color to school policy: Making Hudson Valley green

Tyler McNeil Creative Editor On a cool, cloudy late-fall day, members of the Environmental Sustainability Committee discussed biking, gardening and solar energy during the committee’s second meeting of the semester…

Pride of our Nation, Pride of Our College exhibit opens

Kerry Gneiting Staff Writer Hudson Valley is paying tribute to veterans, including the 400 enrolled here, with it’s fourth annual Pride of our Nation, Pride of Our College exhibit, which…

Erikia Pellitier defies odds

Bintou Cisse Guest Contributor Erika Pelletier is an early childhood major whose dream is to be a teacher for students with special needs. She has come a long way to…

Hudson Valley welcomes community at open house

Hundreds of potential future classmates visited Hudson Valley for the college’s annual open house on Nov. 15. The prospective students were provided with a wide range of information about what…