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Successful Suicide Prevention Walk from Active Minds raises $800 and awareness

Isabella Hudziak, Staff Writer The second annual Suicide Prevention Walk took place on Oct. 7. Walkers were able to form groups of six to complete the socially-distant path. From noon to 3 p.m., both in-person and digital walkers were...

Lunch Hour Series continues through WPNR

Charles Buckley, Staff Writer The Jackson Lunch Hour Series events have been a Wednesday afternoon staple at Utica College for more than 42 years, but the series cannot be held in-person this semester due to COVID-19. Instead, previously recorded...

Free Coffee for UC students at Street Corner Urban Market

Gianna Cognetti, Features Editor Street Corner Urban Market, located on 167 Genesee St. in Downtown Utica, gives free 16 oz. coffee to UC students. Street Corner Urban Market operates as a downtown market for convenience and...

The Brown Bag Talks, history with your lunch

Hannah Steyn, Special Assignments Reporter Run by the Utica College Center for Historical Research, The Brown Bag Lunch Hour Talks are interactive discussions about history. These talks are not based on any specific time period. Instead, they are rather...

Career Services hosts Virtual Career Chat: Crafting Your Cover Letter

Emmalyn Ylaya, Staff Writer Career Services hosted its event Virtual Career Chat: Crafting Your Cover Letter on Oct. 1. This event allowed Utica College students to register on a website called Handshake where they will learn about writing cover...

Greek life at UC gets more recruiting time

Robert Stevens, General Assignments Reporter One of the coronavirus impacts this semester involves Greek life with the elimination of a pledge class line for the fall semester. Greek life introduced two organizations last school year in...

SLCE’s new Hero Raffle, plans to host events going forward

Rebekah Hedeen, Assistant Features Editor The Student Living and College Engagement office, otherwise known as SLCE, has been working to ensure students wear their masks properly and social distance. One way in which they have promoted the correct wearing...

The ‘Pand’Emmys – How did the 2020 Emmy Awards compare to years past?

Hannah Steyn, Special Assignments Reporter The Primetime Emmy Awards ran differently this year, marking 72-years since its creation. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, this year’s event was the least viewed Emmy Awards show of all time. Speculation...

COVID concerns some students six weeks into semester

Celeste Gessner, Assistant News Editor Coronavirus continues to ravage the United States forcing some businesses to limit their capacity to half and enforce social distancing. Colleges, including Utica College, continue to be affected as well. UC’s...

What is Happening with TikTok?

Gianna Cognetti, Features Editor On Sept. 20 the popular app TikTok was banned from gaining new users. Further restrictions will be in place sometime in November and some question if President Donald Trump is infringing on the First Amendment.