Archive for October 6th, 2015

Leaders statewide discuss heroin addiction in BTC

Leaders statewide discuss heroin addiction in BTC

October 6, 2015 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

Durgin McCue News Editor Last Monday, a panel of four assemblymen and six community members met in the BTC auditorium to discuss heroin use in the Capital Region. One of the community members on the panel was Hudson Valley chemical dependency counseling student, Brian Prinz. “I’m in recovery from heroinRead More

Administration still working on enforcing tobacco-free policy

Administration still working on enforcing tobacco-free policy

October 6, 2015 at 1:12 pm 0 comments

Rebecca Jordan Staff Writer Two years after the implementation of Hudson Valley’s tobacco-free campus policy, smokers can still be seen on college grounds. According to a study of SUNY colleges conducted by the American Cancer Society, Hudson Valley has received an “A” grade due to its tobacco-free policy on campus.Read More

Students question national problems in Oregon shooting aftermath

Students question national problems in Oregon shooting aftermath

October 6, 2015 at 1:11 pm 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Managing Editor In the aftermath of a deadly community college shooting last Thursday that left nine dead, students opened up about the impact of gun violence affecting the nation and themselves. “I’m just waiting for the next one to happen, hoping it’s not here,” said Ryan Krupa, individualRead More

Fall Fest draws large crowd despite weather

Fall Fest draws large crowd despite weather

October 6, 2015 at 1:09 pm 0 comments

Matt Whalen Editor-in-Chief For the second year in a row, the students defeated the staff in the softball game during Fall Fest to hold on to the Viking Cup. “Even though the weather was cold, it was a nice break from classes to get food and watch the game,” saidRead More

High school students explore their future in McDonough

High school students explore their future in McDonough

October 6, 2015 at 1:01 pm Comments are Disabled

  Chris Payne Staff Writer The McDonough Sports Complex hosted 180 colleges for the Community College Fair on Sep. 30. “The director sent me here to recruit different high school students in this area,” said SUNY Potsdam admissions counselor Katherine Catimon. SUNY Potsdam, known for it’s music and education programs,Read More