Patrick Rivers, Assistant Sports Editor
The Utica college men’s lacrosse team lost 11-8 at St. John Fisher College on Saturday. The Cardinals played huge in the second and third quarters and ultimately came out victorious.
UC was able to bounce back Wednesday, as they defeated Hartwick 11-10. Continue reading “Pioneers lose to Cards, take down Hawks”
Anthony Cittadino, Assistant Copy Editor
The Utica College baseball team has picked up steam over the course of the second half of their season, winning six out of their last nine games. This past weekend the Pioneers traveled to SUNY Canton for a three-game series, and UC was able to take two games. Continue reading “Pioneers pick up crucial series victory over Canton”
Jim McLaughlin, Sports Editor
The Utica College softball team swept Elmira College last weekend, which earned them a spot in the Empire 8 conference tournament.
Sophomore Brittany Meka started the first game on the mound for the Pioneers against the Soaring Eagles. Meka has had a successful sophomore season as she ranks tenth in the Empire 8 in earned run average (3.08). Continue reading “Stransky’s walk-off helps Pioneers clinch playoff spot”
Marissa Filletti, Staff Writer
Utica College recently announced a new housing option for upperclassmen students at The Ramada Inn in New Hartford, N.Y.
Continue reading “UC Students to Experience the “Suite” Life”
Rashida Patrick, Co-Editor-In-Chief
On Apr. 15, Provost John Johnsen announced in an email to faculty and staff that James Norrie, dean of the school of business and justice studies will be leaving Utica College. Dean Norrie will officially leave the college on August 1, 2016 and will join York College as Dean of the Graham School of Business.
Continue reading “Dean Norrie Exits UC”
Amanda Fanelli, Assistant Features Editor
Professor James Adasek, an adjunct mathematics professor here at Utica College, has been teaching for 50 years. Adasek graduated from Utica College with a degree in accounting and then mathematics. He furthered his education at SUNY Cortland where he received his master’s degree in math and education. Adasek is also certified in math education and administration.
Continue reading “Professor Profile: James Adasek”
Briana Greco, Staff Writer
Social media is prevalent in the lives of nearly everyone at almost every age. Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter are a fun and easy way to stay connected with friends, but employers are now looking at candidates and their social media accounts during the hiring process.
Continue reading “Students talk social media”
Jacquelyn White, Staff Writer
Now that it’s the end of the school year, it means that students will be going home and getting ready for summer and may be going on some vacations. However, summer can also mean that people will be returning to the jobs they had last summer, starting new jobs, taking summer classes or doing a summer internship to help them get good experiences pertaining to the major they’re studying.
Continue reading “Students aim for success this summer”
Imani Vincent, Staff Writer
A dual athlete and a stellar student is something a few people can say they are in this day and age.
Continue reading “Student Profile: Paul “Slickback” Litvak”
Shane Kelly, Staff Writer
The Year is coming to a close and that means the class of 2016 will be walking the stage. At graduation, two important positions will be named – valedictorian and salutatorian.
Continue reading “UC announces Valedictorian and Salutatorian”