Archive for September 30th, 2014

Fights End Homecoming Dance

Fights End Homecoming Dance

September 30, 2014 at 10:49 pm 0 comments

Editor-in-Chief The homecoming dance ended with a stampede of people running out of the McDonough Sports Complex at 11:40 p.m on Saturday. A fight outside the complex involving three girls at 11:15 p.m. brought an initial police response and, 20 minutes later, a second fight inside the dance ended theRead More

Fall Transfer Fair to be held Oct. 1

September 30, 2014 at 10:45 pm 0 comments

Andrea Currie Staff Writer As of Sept. 22, nearly 100 colleges had registered to participate in Hudson Valley’s 2014 Fall Transfer Fair, to be held on Wednesday, Oct. 1, in the Siek Campus Center, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. According to Larry Ellis, associate director of student development forRead More

The Hardest Chord

The Hardest Chord

September 30, 2014 at 10:43 pm 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Creative Editor “Music is about listening to something you can relate to and understand that you’re not alone,” said Michael Sweeney, with a glossy, black acoustic guitar resting on his lap. Music has permitted Sweeney to overcome many challenges that the artist has faced backstage. “When I neededRead More

Undefeated Women’s Soccer Shuts Out 6th Ranked Mohawk

Undefeated Women’s Soccer Shuts Out 6th Ranked Mohawk

September 30, 2014 at 10:38 pm 0 comments

Bobby Colla Staff Writer Hudson Valley’s Women’s Soccer team defeated Mohawk Valley on Wednesday 1-0 to improve to 7-0 on the season. “We shutout a nationally ranked team,” said Head Coach Jay Pokines. “This is my tenth year here and it’s my first time beating [Mohawk Valley].” “It’s an amazingRead More

The Flying Chicken Review

The Flying Chicken Review

September 30, 2014 at 10:36 pm 0 comments

Alexander Garcia Staff Writer The Flying Chicken, 11 minutes away from Hudson Valley, is located in downtown Troy. Although many outsiders avoid the streets of downtown Troy due to their infamous one way streets, within those dreaded streets are eateries with attitude. The restaurant itself was deserted which was anRead More

Armed Forces Club Races In Honor of Derek Farley

Armed Forces Club Races In Honor of Derek Farley

September 30, 2014 at 10:33 pm 0 comments

Nichole Danyla Staff Writer Several members of the Hudson Valley Armed Forces Club raced as Team Derek this Saturday in Malta as part of the Tour de Roundabouts race. The event, alternately known as Wheels in Motion, was held by Operation Worthy Warriors. Team Derek was named in honor ofRead More

Annual Fall Fest

Annual Fall Fest

September 30, 2014 at 10:30 pm 0 comments

Laura Pierson Staff Writer Students turned out for an afternoon of games and food at the Joseph L. Bruno Stadium on Thursday to celebrate the beginning of the Fall semester at the annual Fall Festival. There was a barbeque lunch including chicken, baked beans, salad, and cookies. There were alsoRead More

Weekly Workshops Offer Discussion and Skill Building

September 30, 2014 at 10:27 pm 0 comments

Physical Plant Director Richard Edwards started the semester’s first leadership workshop by saying, “Leadership is lacking. It’s probably the number one problem we have in society today.” Edwards was giving the introduction to his presentation called “The Four Foundations of Leadership.” Louis Coplin, Director of Student Activities, hopes to addressRead More

Stewart’s Shops Makeover

September 30, 2014 at 10:26 pm 0 comments

Nichole Danyla Staff Writer If you take Vandenburgh Ave. to and from Hudson Valley, you may have noticed something different. The Stewart’s Shop on Mill and Erie has a new sign, and it’s not the only one. New signs have been placed on all of the Stewart’s locations, and someRead More