Archive for October 12th, 2016

Musician learns from a ‘Restless’ development

Musician learns from a ‘Restless’ development

October 12, 2016 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

Jenny Caulfield Managing Editor Logan Carpenter is a full-time college student by day and a musician touring across the country by night. 25-year-old Carpenter has spent the last 10 years of his life devoted to his band, Restless Streets. Touring across the U.S multiple times and being signed to InVogueRead More

Fall Fest in Review

Fall Fest in Review

October 12, 2016 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

Shelby Collins Junior Copy Editor The faculty team defeated the students in the Viking Cup during last week’s Fall Fest activities. The game lasted five innings. The student team outnumbered the faculty team by one, but the faculty held the lead the whole way, starting the final inning with aRead More

Low attendance at the Wellness Fair raises questions

October 12, 2016 at 11:35 pm 0 comments

Setodzi Avoke Staff Writer Limited participation in last week’s Wellness Fair was due to a lack of awareness. “I seem to recall there might’ve been a mention in one of those announcement emails they send out, but I probably wasn’t paying a lot of attention at that time,” Megan AnnRead More

What is the HonorScholar Program?

October 12, 2016 at 11:31 pm 0 comments

Anthony O’Connell Junior News Editor The HonorScholar program helps students get more out of their college experiences. “The HonorScholar program challenges me and gives me something to achieve. Instead of a straightforward curriculum, the program is much more rigorous and social based, unlike a typical lecture class,” said Cody  DiNicola,Read More

Mazzone Preview

Mazzone Preview

October 12, 2016 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

Anthony O’Connell Junior News Editor Angelo Mazzone, hospitality entrepreneur and owner of PRIME Business Dining, will be speaking on campus this Wednesday. Sponsored by the entrepreneurs and investment clubs, the event is open to all students on campus. There will be free food from PRIME available in Brahan Hall, roomRead More

Fog becomes dangerous for student commuters

Fog becomes dangerous for student commuters

October 12, 2016 at 11:20 pm 0 comments

Mikey Bryant Photo Editor Fog conditions have complicated the morning commute made by many Hudson Valley students. Commuters do however have safe driving tips for those traveling in the conditions. “The fog’s really bad up here. I’ve missed the exit a couple of times because of the fog,” said businessRead More

Students fight back against gaining “Freshman 15”

Students fight back against gaining “Freshman 15”

October 12, 2016 at 11:12 pm 0 comments

Julio Rodriguez Junior Creative Editor “Freshman 15” has officially commenced with the start of the new academic year. “Freshman 15” is the belief that new students gain 15 pounds during their first year of college. College students are constantly rushing between classes, trying to meet deadlines and find time toRead More

Mazzone vs Chartwells

October 12, 2016 at 11:05 pm 0 comments

Haley Parlapiano Staff Writer Students are more excited to buy lunch due to the switch from Chartwells to Mazzone. Last semester, Hudson Valley switched from Chartwells catering to the new food service provider, Mazzone. During the summer, Mazzone came in and updated the main cafeteria and food areas on campus,Read More

Freshman students explain their college experiences

Freshman students explain their college experiences

October 12, 2016 at 11:00 pm 0 comments

Julio Rodriguez Junior Creative Editor College academics may be a culture shock for many, however many of the newly-made Vikings have started to adjust to the academic setting. “In high school, you had a lot of people helping you and making sure you were doing what you were supposed toRead More

Homecoming results in a win for the Vikings

Homecoming results in a win for the Vikings

October 12, 2016 at 10:41 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer Students and athletes came together to celebrate homecoming, the first football game in the new Outdoor Athletic Complex. “This is the best athletic facility of all of the colleges that we play here, and we are really proud of that,” said President Andrew Matonak in hisRead More