Archive for December, 2017

Hudson Valley alumni drop their first hip-hop record

Hudson Valley alumni drop their first hip-hop record

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Richard Decker Staff Writer What started as a chance encounter between a continuing education student and a freshman at Hudson Valley quickly turned into a lifelong friendship, and now, a major album release. Themba Knowles, better known as Mr. Every Day, and Zach Hitt are two Hudson Valley Community CollegeRead More

U.S. Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affects students

U.S. Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affects students

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Rich Decker Staff Writer The U.S. Senate passed its version of the U.S. Tax Cuts and Jobs Act last week, which would lower the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 20 percent. The new act could potentially add up to a trillion dollars to the federal deficit over theRead More

Update: Newspapers stolen on campus

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Hunter Wallace News Editor The Hudsonian’s issue 9 was stolen from stands after an article was published that a student disagreed with. On Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 5 p.m., Creative Editor Grace Sgambettera stocked Hudsonian newspapers around campus. When Sgambettera returned the next morning at 8:30 a.m., she saw thatRead More

Former student comes forward with allegations

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Julio Rodriguez Editor-in-Chief & Zoe Deno Staff Writer A former Hudson Valley student claims the college mishandled her reports of sexual harassment that had escalated over the course of three semesters. The student requested to have her name omitted from the article. M. said, “The incidents were ongoing from fallRead More

Holiday festivities and chemistry combine in contest

Holiday festivities and chemistry combine in contest

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer Chemistry students are invited to showcase their creative side and celebrate the holidays in the Chemistry Club’s annual ornament contest. “I’m glad I can be a judge each year students bring such creative spins on chemistry,” said Danica Nowosielski, professor of chemistry at Hudson Valley andRead More

Where is finals week?

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer This is Hudson Valley’s second year without a finals week and students still have a lot to say about it. “A lot of the time, because finals are given in [the last week of instruction], students are still learning new information while they are trying toRead More

Gaming and anime unite with new club

Gaming and anime unite with new club

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Hunter Wallace News Editor Are you interested in gaming, anime or just meeting new people? If so, then the Gaming/Anime Club might be just what you’re looking for. The club meets Mondays from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Thursdays from 3 p.m to 5:30 p.m. in BTC 211. TheRead More

Put the brakes on “fast fashion” this season

Put the brakes on “fast fashion” this season

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Hannah Stumbaugh Guest Contributor Would you still enjoy wearing your trendy jacket or low-cost tank top if you had to sit down with the penniless person responsible for its creation or see the mounds of wasted fabric that were disposed of during its manufacturing? According to the EPA, nearly 13.1Read More

Men’s and women’s basketball fail to bring home a win this week

Men’s and women’s basketball fail to bring home a win this week

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Brian Dengler Sports Editor Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams came home empty handed from their matches against Onondaga Community College this past Wednesday. Women’s Basketball Coming off of a record-setting victory against Corning Community College, Hudson Valley couldn’t pull it together as they faced the well-rounded Onondaga teamRead More

40 years serving as ‘coach’

40 years serving as ‘coach’

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

William Reed Guest Contributor With more than 40 years of coaching experience under his belt, Mike Long still loves basketball as much as he did on day one. Long was born and raised right here in the capital region. After changing schools as a second grader, he found roots inRead More