Archive for January, 2018

Students recount their worst lab accidents

Students recount their worst lab accidents

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer Many classes at Hudson Valley require time in labs, which can help students prepare for work in their fields. While labs at Hudson Valley are more controlled than if students were working on their own, there is still lots of room for things to go wrong.Read More

‘Profligate’ lives up to the hype with ‘Somewhere Else’

‘Profligate’ lives up to the hype with ‘Somewhere Else’

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Mike Alber Staff Writer Philadelphia is home to an ever growing noise music scene. “Profligate” (Noah Anthony) is one such Philadelphia based musical act who has recently caught a lot of attention on the internet. Typically, this kind of music is inaccessible to a majority of listeners, so one canRead More

Tech issues plague students

Tech issues plague students

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Will Reed Staff Writer Have you ever encountered an issue with Blackboard, WIReD or any other technology at Hudson Valley? If so, you’re not alone. We are all subject to system updates, security fixes and occasional crashes. However, according to Jonathan Brennan, Chief Information Officer of Information Technology, that’s justRead More

There’s plenty to read and watch in 2018

There’s plenty to read and watch in 2018

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Jacob Pitts Staff Writer Reading more often is one of the most popular new year’s resolutions, and the best way to stay on track with a goal is through positive reinforcement. With all of the novels being turned into movies and TV shows in 2018, binge-watching one can be theRead More

Spielberg’s ‘The Post’ features a thrilling narrative

Spielberg’s ‘The Post’ features a thrilling narrative

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Richard Decker Staff Writer “The Post” is the latest Oscar-nominated, expertly-fashioned and captivating social commentary brought together by a legendary director and immensely talented ensemble cast. The film, directed by Steven Spielberg, features performances by Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Bob Odenkirk, and Sarah Paulson. Beyond the edge-of-your-seat performances by theRead More

How to be paid for talking

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Richard Decker Staff Writer How would you like to potentially be paid $100 for a few minutes of your time? The Entrepreneur’s Club of Hudson Valley is hosting its bi-annual Speak-Off Contest on Wednesday, Feb 7 in Brahan Hall, Room 104 at 2 p.m. The school-level competition is the firstRead More

Super Bowl LII: A game of historic significance in the NFL

Super Bowl LII: A game of historic significance in the NFL

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Hunter McIntyre Staff Writer The New England Patriots will face the Philadelphia Eagles for Super Bowl LII on February 4. Each team has the opportunity to make history this year. The teams are two of the most hated and loved franchises in the NFL. This year is especially noteworthy becauseRead More

Womens basketball claimed a win against Herkimer

Womens basketball claimed a win against Herkimer

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Staff Writer The women’s basketball team triumphed with a three point lead against Herkimer Community College this past Saturday. The Lady Vikings made their overall record 11-7 with their win against the Generals 60-57 in the last few minutes of the game. The Vikings and Generals went intoRead More

Silence sweeps over students

Silence sweeps over students

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer New signs that have appeared in the The Marvin Library designate the formally rambunctious first floor to be a quiet zone. “I hope that these changes will encourage students who couldn’t concentrate on their work in the library building in the past to return,” said MarvinRead More

Preview: ‘Anima Mundi’ coming to the Teaching Gallery

Preview: ‘Anima Mundi’ coming to the Teaching Gallery

January 31, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Hunter Wallace News Editor Students can observe the connections between spirit, youth culture and the essence of the natural world through New York artist Emerald Rose Whipple’s “Anima Mundi.” The collection is comprised of oil-on-canvas paintings. The exhibition will be on display from this Thursday until March 3 in theRead More