Archive for March 4th, 2014

The Valley Tally: Counting the college’s cash flow

The Valley Tally: Counting the college’s cash flow

March 4, 2014 at 3:47 pm 0 comments

] Pat Gareau, Creative Editor During the 2013-2014 school year, Hudson Valley will spend over $110 million to operate the college. The majority of this money comes from three general categories of revenue: state aid, local chargebacks and tuition from students. Over the past ten years, with state aid andRead More

For the love of hockey: Mike Fay’s journey on the ice

For the love of hockey: Mike Fay’s journey on the ice

March 4, 2014 at 3:35 pm 0 comments

Carissa Phillips, Sports Editor   Sophomore goalie Mike Fay ended his Hudson Valley Ice Hockey career this year, being the only team member to earn First-Team All Region. Finishing his career with 202 saves and 27 allowed goals for the season, Fay’s last game was against Monroe Community College duringRead More

Abraham Nova introduces Albany to national boxing

Abraham Nova introduces Albany to national boxing

March 4, 2014 at 3:32 pm 0 comments

Kyle Garrett, Staff Writer Albany has not had a winner at the USA National Boxing Championships since Jo-el Scott in 1993, but on Jan. 25, 2013, the 141 pound, 20-year-old Albany native Abraham Nova  took the national title – and the highest honor in American amateur boxing – in aRead More

Hudson Valley hosts eighth annual Vagina Monolougues

Hudson Valley hosts eighth annual Vagina Monolougues

March 4, 2014 at 3:31 pm 0 comments

Vince Cappelluti, Staff Writer Hudson Valley presented “The Vagina Monologues” on Friday, Feb. 28 and Saturday, Mar. 1 in the Maureen Stapleton Theatre. This is the eighth year that the play was performed on campus. “The Vagina Monologues” is an episodic play with an all-female cast that focuses on variousRead More

Poverty, profiling, and pollution: A tale of two cities

Poverty, profiling, and pollution: A tale of two cities

March 4, 2014 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

Pat Gareau, Creative Editor Throughout the United States, with the Capital Region being no exception, urban areas suffer from poverty, crime, subpar housing and low economic development. Residents in the lowest income sections of local cities live in an environment that is far less hospitable than the affluent neighborhoods outsideRead More

Discussion on police brutality held in Troy

Discussion on police brutality held in Troy

March 4, 2014 at 3:24 pm 0 comments

Pat Gareau, Creative Editor Approximately 100 people filled the community meeting room of Missing Link AME Zion Church in Troy on Wednesday, Feb. 26,  to hear from experts and discuss their grievances with the Troy Police Department. The latest incident in what some see as a pattern of police brutalityRead More

“Non Stop” boredom

“Non Stop” boredom

March 4, 2014 at 3:21 pm 0 comments

Kyle Garrett, Staff Writer   Watching Jaume Collet-Serra’s “Non-Stop,” one can’t help wondering how Liam Neeson’s career came to this. Once a highly respected actor, Neeson now seems to be something of a Hollywood joke to be enjoyed ironically.When he turns out work of actual merit like “The Grey,” peopleRead More

Sustainability Committee continues work toward greener campus

March 4, 2014 at 3:18 pm 0 comments

Cassie Bradshaw, Guest Contributer Hudson Valley offers students and faculty a way to become involved in campus environmental initiatives by encouraging participation in the college’s Sustainability Committee. The Sustainability Committee aims to make sure that students and staff have knowledge of how to prepare for a more energy efficient lifestyle.Read More

Leadership workshop series engages students

Leadership workshop series engages students

March 4, 2014 at 3:16 pm 0 comments

Tyler McNeil, Staff Writer Hudson Valley hosted its second leadership workshop for students on Monday, Feb. 24. “[The workshop is] a semester long effort to ensure that all students are able to learn, develop and enhance the abilities of communication, communication styles, putting different perspectives on certain issues and topics,”Read More