Alumni honored during homecoming

Alumni honored during homecoming

October 11, 2017

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor Former student-athletes, coaches and a contributor to the the Athletic Department were honored at the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Reception as part of Homecoming Weekend. “It has been 10 long years since our last ceremony, and I am happy to bring the event backRead More

New Chaplain aims to collaborate with the student body

New Chaplain aims to collaborate with the student body

September 27, 2017

Julio Rodriguez Editor-in-Chief Michelle Thivierge joins Hudson Valley as the new campus chaplain and seeks to establish collaboration with both the college and the student body. Thivierge realized her calling to work in ministry after she studied English in college and developed a sensitivity toward social justice. “In college, IRead More

Students show school spirit during Fall Fest

Students show school spirit during Fall Fest

October 11, 2017

Trisha O’Connell Staff Writer The faculty and student led teams tied during last week’s Fall Fest Viking Cup challenge. Despite gloomy weather and heavy showers, students were able to experience the Fall Festival and Viking Cup Challenge at Joe Bruno stadium last Thursday, Oct. 5. The faculty vs. student softballRead More

Students show school spirit during Fall Fest

Students show school spirit during Fall Fest

October 11, 2017

Trisha O’Connell Staff Writer The faculty and student led teams tied during last week’s Fall Fest Viking Cup challenge. Despite gloomy weather and heavy showers, students were able to experience the Fall Festival and Viking Cup Challenge at Joe Bruno stadium last Thursday, Oct. 5. The faculty vs. student softballRead More

Death Note fails to meet expectations

Death Note fails to meet expectations

October 11, 2017

Tea’ Claus Staff Writer Death Note’s newest film adaptation feels rushed, confusing and dissatisfying. Directed by Adam Wingard, the film follows the story of Light Turner. Light is an intelligent high school student who finds a death note after giving a student his homework for money. Light reads the insideRead More

Senate Presidents leadership skills polished by Hudson Valley

Senate Presidents leadership skills polished by Hudson Valley

October 11, 2017

Grace Sgambettera Staff Writer Involvement may not seem like a surprising quality for the President of Hudson Valley’s Student Senate to have, but for Nathanael Savasta it’s been a learning process. In high school, Savasta said he focused on sports and his social life more than anything else and didn’tRead More

Kaitlin Nadeau named NJCAA Player of the Week

Kaitlin Nadeau named NJCAA Player of the Week

October 11, 2017

Julio Rodriguez Editor-in-Chief “There is something about soccer that made me love the sport. Soccer is the only thing I’ve ever known; I’ve never really tried anything else,” said freshman individual studies student Kaitlin Nadeau. Nadeau was recently named a National Player of the Week by the NJCAA for herRead More

Vikings soccer player recognized by the NCJAA

Vikings soccer player recognized by the NCJAA

September 27, 2017

Zoe Deno Staff Writer Hudson Valley freshman soccer player Garrett Axtmann was the named men’s soccer NJCAA Division III Player of the Week. “It was pretty unexpected,” said Axtmann. “I couldn’t have done it without my teammates, though,” he said. Axtmann was unaware that he had won the award untilRead More

Students show school spirit during Fall Fest

Students show school spirit during Fall Fest

October 11, 2017

Trisha O’Connell Staff Writer The faculty and student led teams tied during last week’s Fall Fest Viking Cup challenge. Despite gloomy weather and heavy showers, students were able to experience the Fall Festival and Viking Cup Challenge at Joe Bruno stadium last Thursday, Oct. 5. The faculty vs. student softballRead More

Students show school spirit during Fall Fest

Students show school spirit during Fall Fest

October 11, 2017

Trisha O’Connell Staff Writer The faculty and student led teams tied during last week’s Fall Fest Viking Cup challenge. Despite gloomy weather and heavy showers, students were able to experience the Fall Festival and Viking Cup Challenge at Joe Bruno stadium last Thursday, Oct. 5. The faculty vs. student softballRead More

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Kaitlin Nadeau named NJCAA Player of the Week

Kaitlin Nadeau named NJCAA Player of the Week

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Julio Rodriguez Editor-in-Chief “There is something about soccer that made me love the sport. Soccer is the only thing I’ve ever known; I’ve never really tried anything else,” said freshman individual studies student Kaitlin Nadeau. Nadeau was recently named a National Player of the Week by the NJCAA for herRead More

Death Note fails to meet expectations

Death Note fails to meet expectations

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Tea’ Claus Staff Writer Death Note’s newest film adaptation feels rushed, confusing and dissatisfying. Directed by Adam Wingard, the film follows the story of Light Turner. Light is an intelligent high school student who finds a death note after giving a student his homework for money. Light reads the insideRead More

Susannah Frisch named NJCAA Player of the Week

Susannah Frisch named NJCAA Player of the Week

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Julio Rodriguez Editor-in-Chief “Ever since I was three years old, I’ve been playing soccer. My sister and I played, but I was the one who stuck with it. I fell in love with it, and now it’s all I do,” said sophomore individual studies student Susannah Frisch. Frisch was namedRead More

Blade Runner 2049 hits the ground running

Blade Runner 2049 hits the ground running

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Jarrod Flaherty Staff Writer Blade Runner 2049 is a visually-attractive, cinematic masterpiece. Since the minute the first trailer dropped, I was unbelievably excited to see it in theaters. Even though I have never seen the 1982 original, the previews sold me on what promised to be a visual masterpiece. FromRead More

The Killers kill the charts with Wonderful Wonderful

The Killers kill the charts with Wonderful Wonderful

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Isabella Kokoszko Layout Editor The Killers latest release, “Wonderful, Wonderful”, features alternative rock reminiscent of their previous work. “Wonderful, Wonderful” is their sixth album, and their highest-rated since the release of “Sam’s Town” in 2006. The regular soundtrack features 10 tracks, while the deluxe features 13 tunes, each touching onRead More

What does your building horoscope reveal about you?

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Nick Fisk Staff Writer Bulmer Telecommunication Center (March 21st- April 19th) – You’re a very technical, detail-oriented person. Many people see you as one of the best at what you do, though admittedly it takes a lot just to keep up. Not many people know how much time and effortRead More

Advisement: How to hack it at the Valley

Advisement: How to hack it at the Valley

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Richard Decker Staff Writer Students share tips and tricks about utilizing advisement at Hudson Valley. When class registration opens Oct. 26, students have many resources available to help choose classes and fulfill their degree track. This includes meeting with their advisers, talking to peers and using RateMyProfessor. Sept. 25 markedRead More

NFL’s ‘Take a Knee’ movement stirs up controversy

NFL’s ‘Take a Knee’ movement stirs up controversy

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Richard Decker Staff Writer “To me, when you’re white and stand for the flag, you’re proud of it because this country represents you; whereas, if you’re black, it’s a little different because you don’t feel like you’re represented, don’t feel like you’re recognized,” said Faith Gaillard, a sophomore business administrationRead More

How can students make money on campus?

How can students make money on campus?

October 5, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Jacob Pitts Staff Writer Students of all interests and personalities have the potential to make money and get involved on campus. Whether you’d enjoy tutoring in the Marvin Library’s Learning Assistance Center or giving campus tours, odds are you can find a way to contribute that adheres to your classRead More

Newly-instated nursing chair seeks to innovate program

Newly-instated nursing chair seeks to innovate program

October 5, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Julio Rodriguez Editor-in-Chief “I think we have to look at Nursing a little differently now because of the way that healthcare has changed,” said newly-instated chair of the nursing department, Martha Desmond. Desmond, a member of the Hudson Valley nursing faculty for ten years, was recently instated as chair ofRead More