Archive for March, 2016

Baseball team locked and reloaded

Baseball team locked and reloaded

March 20, 2016 at 1:16 pm 0 comments

John C. Longton III Sports Editor Last year the baseball team suffered a 14-13 loss to Niagara in the regionals, which ended their season. The team went 20-12 and were sent home with a bad taste in their mouths. This year the roster is deeper and second-year coach Alex JurczynskiRead More

Sexual assault prevention efforts due to recent complaints

Sexual assault prevention efforts due to recent complaints

March 10, 2016 at 11:53 pm 1 comment

Jenny Caulfield Creative Editor One out of every two females on campus will be the victim of some form of sexual harassment during their time at Hudson Valley, according to a recent survey. According to a Hudsonian survey last week given to 103 female Hudson Valley students, 52 percent ofRead More

McDonough Sports Complex name holds controversial past

McDonough Sports Complex name holds controversial past

March 10, 2016 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Managing Editor Over 200,000 campus visitors enter a sports complex named after a former college trustee and ex-convict, Edward F. McDonough, each year. In 1994, former Brunswick lawmaker David Little often referred to the sports complex as “felony hall” after McDonough was convicted of federal corruption charges. LittleRead More

Petitioners storm campus for student leadership next year

Petitioners storm campus for student leadership next year

March 10, 2016 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Managing Editor The race for Student Senate executive board positions for the coming academic year is heating up as candidates prepare for the elections. Freshman senator Stephen Pelletier is expecting this season’s Student Senate election to be record-breaking. “I can see us probably generating the interest of 1,000Read More

Students unaware of scholarship eligibility

March 10, 2016 at 11:29 pm 0 comments

Sophia Jamil Staff Writer Hudson Valley offers over 150 scholarships in multiple fields for students, but some scholarships go unawarded due to the fact that no applications were received as many students are unaware of the scholarship opportunities the college has to offer. Blaz Krtalic, a biological science major withRead More

Security measures tighten campuswide

Security measures tighten campuswide

March 10, 2016 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

Matt Whalen Editor-in-Chief With hundreds of students passing through campus every day, Public Safety officers make sure they do everything they can to keep the campus safe. “It’s a comprehensive approach. We use all the little tools in the tool bag, such as cameras, a radio system, talking to studentsRead More

Regional Foosball champion to take on student challengers

Regional Foosball champion to take on student challengers

March 10, 2016 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

Rebecca Jordan News Editor Rhode Island Foosball Champion Kevin Skaltsis will make an appearance on campus to take on student challengers on Mar. 17. “It would be cool to see a student beat him,” said Justin Hoyt, assistant director of athletics, said. Skaltsis has not been beaten by a HudsonRead More

Health coordinator discusses zika virus outbreak

Health coordinator discusses zika virus outbreak

March 10, 2016 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

Matt Whalen Editor-in-Chief The World Health Organization declared a global public health emergency on Feb. 1 due to the spread of the Zika Virus. This is the fourth time the WHO has taken this kind of action, the last time being for Ebola in 2014, according to The Washington Post.Read More

Frisbees and shuttlecocks fly inside buildings

March 10, 2016 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

Rebecca Jordan News Editor There are opportunities on campus available for students to participate in intramural sports and games, but many interested students have trouble finding time in between their studies. According to Justin Hoyt, assistant director of athletics, intramural sports are available due to the collaboration of the StudentRead More

Chartwells exits cafeteria

Chartwells exits cafeteria

March 10, 2016 at 11:06 pm 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Managing Editor Chartwells employees will not serve students for the first time in over a decade come fall. “I visited a site yesterday, and the food was vastly different than what we have here, so I think whatever happens, we’re going to have a change for the positive,”Read More