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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

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

LAC and CAE provide opportunities to improve acadmics

LAC and CAE provide opportunities to improve acadmics

November 6, 2016 at 4:54 pm 0 comments

Shelby Collins Junior Copy Editor Hudson Valley offers help to students who would like to raise their GPA through the Center for Academic Engagement and the Learning Assistance Center. “A main thing that we offer is academic coaching. [We provide] tips, techniques, strategies, as well as some extra support, someRead More



November 6, 2016 at 4:02 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Staff Writer Viking athletes and coaches have mixed reactions to the time athletes are required to spend in the LAC. “I believe that our academic resources that we offer our students is what makes us one of the top community colleges,” said Justin Hoyt, interim athletic director. “TheRead More

Students eat up Mazzone talk

Students eat up Mazzone talk

October 19, 2016 at 10:56 pm 1 comment

Rebecca Jordan Editor-in-Chief Angelo Mazzone talked to students last week about his journey as an entrepreneur and how he built his business up from nothing. “You have to have perseverance. You have to be able to get up every single day and do it, and go back the next dayRead More

Graduation rate 17 percent less than national average

October 19, 2016 at 10:50 pm 0 comments

Setodzi Avoke Staff Writer Hudson Valley’s 25 percent graduation rate is below the national average, but there are a lot of factors that contribute to that number. “You may draw the conclusion that community college graduation rates are too low,” said Dennis Kennedy, director of communications and marketing. “The otherRead More

Students question the efficiency of The Electoral College

October 19, 2016 at 10:41 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer Hudson Valley students are expressing their concerns with the state of the upcoming general election as it relates to the Electoral College, and the candidates up for election. “I think that the Electoral College is a joke. It’s absolutely absurd that we are branded down toRead More

Do you know what time it is?

October 19, 2016 at 10:28 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Staff Writer Time management plays an important role in the life of any college student. Students feel as though they always have the time in mind when completing assignments and doing tasks throughout the day. Whether it is getting to class on time or knowing when to submitRead More

“What is your opinion on the technology on campus?”

September 27, 2016 at 4:11 pm 0 comments

Rebecca Jordan Editor-in-Chief Students have expressed different reactions in response to the technological problems experienced on campus since the beginning of school. “It makes it more difficult because we are more technology-based now. It’s kind of hard to be able to do your assignments or look up something if theRead More