Archive for February 22nd, 2016

Sandwiches and salads pitched at competition, delivers victory

Sandwiches and salads pitched at competition, delivers victory

February 22, 2016 at 1:45 pm 0 comments

Chris Payne Staff Writer The Hudsonian’s Matthew Whalen, Durgin McCue and Samantha Longton won the Entrepreneur’s Club marketing competition last Wednesday. “This competition will help teach students about both entrepreneurship and marketing,” said Jodi Mather, Entrepreneur Club advisor. Four teams competed to create and market a product for 16 HandlesRead More

Forty one students honored at Who’s Who ceremony

Forty one students honored at Who’s Who ceremony

February 22, 2016 at 1:41 pm 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Managing Editor Shawna Fitzgibbons considered receiving the Who’s Who Among Students award last week to be a new chapter in her life beyond Hudson Valley. “Ending up here is definitely rewarding, but this is just the beginning,” said Fitzgibbons, one of 41 students which received the Who’s WhoRead More

Disabilities program gets disabled

February 22, 2016 at 1:37 pm 0 comments

Rebecca Jordan News Editor The Disabilities Certificate is no longer available to students due to a need for professionals who have more training than the certificate could provide. The program’s enrollment had dropped to around six students by the time the decision to deactivate it was made. “It really wasn’tRead More

Dining service gets makeover near automotive lab

February 22, 2016 at 1:35 pm 0 comments

Rebecca Jordan News Editor The Williams Hall Café created new specials in January due to student complaints about lack of variety, but today many students have still not noticed the change. “The feedback that we received from students, faculty and staff said that they just wanted more variety and thatRead More

Toasters, dumbells, and chef salad: what students wish Hudson Valley had

Toasters, dumbells, and chef salad: what students wish Hudson Valley had

February 22, 2016 at 1:30 pm 0 comments

Shakeema Hill Staff Writer From toasters to temperatures, Hudson Valley students are demanding changes across campus. “I wish the library cafe had a damn toaster to toast their bagels,” said business administration major Justin Hunt. Hunt feels that the cafe in the library needs things like a working toaster andRead More

Student finds himself ‘Neck Deep’ in fame

Student finds himself ‘Neck Deep’ in fame

February 22, 2016 at 1:25 pm 0 comments

Jenny Caulfield Creative Editor An ordinary day at Crossgates mall became a day that Keegan Graziane will remember for the rest of his life. With intentions of picking up a video game last Monday, Graziane went with a friend to an empty Crossgates mall. While walking around waiting to collectRead More

Kicker: Perspective No grief for dress codes and bathroom passes

February 22, 2016 at 1:20 pm 0 comments

Ligeia Peterson Staff Writer From dress codes to attendance, there are multiple things that can change when students arrive at Hudson Valley. Unlike high school, there is no specific dress code at Hudson Valley. Students don’t fear they have to try to get away with wearing hats in classes orRead More

Food hat enthusiast ‘frank’ about new style

Food hat enthusiast ‘frank’ about new style

February 22, 2016 at 1:18 pm 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Managing Editor Kenny Reed has taken a different direction with his headwear after five months of wearing a pizza hat around campus. “The hats at this point are honestly more famous than I am,” said Reed about his food-related hats. He originally hoped to strictly wear his pizzaRead More

Faith and reason part of student population identity

Faith and reason part of student population identity

February 22, 2016 at 1:13 pm 0 comments

Sophia Jamil Staff Writer From Christians to Hindus, students from all different faiths attend Hudson Valley. “I have strong faith in what I believe in, and I love talking to people about my beliefs and feed their curiosity,” said individual studies major Connor Tuttle, who is half Native American andRead More

Couple looks to overcome distance after graduation

February 22, 2016 at 1:08 pm 0 comments

Sophia Jamil Staff writer Two Hudson Valley students have decided to continue their relationship despite the distance they will soon be facing. Individual studies major Kayla Howard and criminal justice major Tim Yetto met around one year ago on St. Patrick’s Day. After attending a party by a mutual friend,Read More