Archive for November, 2016

Student Senate Sexual Harassment Statement

Student Senate Sexual Harassment Statement

November 8, 2016 at 3:29 pm 0 comments

Setodzi Avoke Staff Writer The Student Senate released an official statement condemning the politicization of sexual abuse and assault survivors, showing their empathy and support for those affected. Manik Elahi, Secretary and Trustee of the Student Senate, has proposed and passed a document representing the Student Senate’s desire to harshlyRead More

Student housing on track for fall semester

Student housing on track for fall semester

November 8, 2016 at 3:25 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Staff Writer For the Fall 2017 semester, the college will have the opportunity to rent housing space at the new student housing building. The building, located at 100 Morrison Ave. is a three-minute walk from the main campus. Earlier in 2016, Hudson Valley sold the land where theRead More

Students weigh the benefits of Rate My Professors

Students weigh the benefits of Rate My Professors

November 8, 2016 at 3:21 pm 0 comments

Julio Rodriguez Junior Creative Editor Many students go to Rate My Professors to find highly-rated instructors based on ratings from other Hudson Valley students. Liberal arts student Aubrey Brimmer said, “I use [Rate My Professors] to figure out which professors were rated better than others and to see if IRead More

Fine Arts and Digital Media Exhibition

Fine Arts and Digital Media Exhibition

November 8, 2016 at 3:10 pm 0 comments

Setodzi Avoke Staff Writer The Administration Building’s Teaching Gallery is hosting the fourth annual Fine Arts and Digital Media Faculty Exhibition. The exhibit, and open to the public from Nov. 3 to Dec. 3 features painting, digital display, photography and more by Hudson Valley professors. Fine arts major, Daniel McCann,Read More

Students put their government knowledge to the test

November 8, 2016 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer Students at Hudson Valley put their knowledge of government to the test. The Hudsonian took to the campus and asked questions pertaining to the names of political figures and the functions of certain government bodies. Their responses suggest that students have a limited knowledge of theirRead More

Student Secretary uses cultural experiences to lead

Student Secretary uses cultural experiences to lead

November 8, 2016 at 2:57 pm 0 comments

Tyler Betzwieser Business Manager Manik Elahi is the Student Senate secretary who holds his position in the Hudson Valley Student Senate in high regards. “I don’t think of this as a college, I think of this as a community of likeminded people,” said Elahi. Elahi is pursuing a degree inRead More

The “Hacky Sackers” make their campus debut

November 8, 2016 at 2:49 pm 0 comments

Tea’ Claus Staff Writer Students normally found congregating outside of Marvin library are now calling themselves “the Hacky Pack.” A group of students have been meeting in front of the library to play guitar and hacky sack. The students, who are hoping to become a club, allow for and inviteRead More

Clubs in danger of losing funding

November 8, 2016 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer SUNY recently passed a bill requiring all club officials to attend a sexual harassment seminar or their funding will be cut for the following academic year. “They want all of the public colleges in New York state to be sure that their student leaders, if notRead More

Smoldering cigarette causes fire scare

Smoldering cigarette causes fire scare

November 6, 2016 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

Rebecca Jordan Editor-in-Chief Smoke in the Administration Building last Tuesday night was due to a smoldering cigarette. Fire trucks, an ambulance and Public Safety personnel appeared at the Administration building to investigate the smell of smoke in the building. After officers had inspected the building for signs of fire andRead More

Has seasonal flu affected you?

Has seasonal flu affected you?

November 6, 2016 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

Setodzi Avoke Staff Writer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that seasonal influenza virus cases begin as early as October. A new October brings with it bright orange hues, pumpkin flavored everything and flu-like symptoms with the beginning of this year’s flu season. The flu can be detectedRead More