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Theatre amidst the pandemic

Rebekah Hedeen, Assistant Features Editor Throughout history, theater has been a major form of both communication and storytelling. Dating from the ancient Greeks to the present, theater has shown great impact on society.  Due to the...

UC Students’ Reactions to Online Classes

Emmalyn Ylaya, Staff Writer At Utica College, students have the option to take classes online or in person. Even though UC was completely online for the last half of the Spring 2020 semester due to COVID-19 pandemic, online classes...

Keeping up with the Utica College Dance Company

Gianna Cognetti, Features Editor The Utica College Dance Company is back for the fall semester despite COVID-19 restrictions.  UCDC performs during multiple social and sporting events on campus, such as basketball and hockey. Usually, they perform...

Dean of Students Timothy Ecklund to step down, other staff changes announced

Nick McAdam, Editor-in-Chief The Division of Student Life and Enrollment Management made a host of announcements late this afternoon. Timothy Ecklund, the dean of students at Utica College, will step down from his role today due...

Pandemic restrictions continue to hinder senior experience

Gianna Cognetti, Features Editor Being a senior during a pandemic, opposite from the general senior experience, presents challenges to the class of 2021.  Some Utica College seniors explained their thoughts on the new hybrid schedule, social...

Annual Involvement Fair held virtually for the first time this fall

Emmalyn Ylaya, Staff Writer Once a semester, UC hosts its Involvement Fair where students can have the opportunity to learn about the different clubs and organizations available on campus.  Students are encouraged to join as many...

The unprecedented summer

Hannah Steyn, Staff Writer This summer was a different experience for everyone.  International Senior Rasmei Morokot Pidorith had planned to travel during her first summer in the United States. “I was hoping to...

FILM@UC series continues during COVID semester

Charles Buckley, Staff Writer Even with COVID-19 being an obstacle, some cultural offerings were brought back with proper precautions. This semester FILM@UC will continue each week as one of the college’s few entertainment events this semester.

The commuter lifestyle during a pandemic

Emmalyn Ylaya, Staff Writer Within the Utica College community, some students prefer to commute rather than live on campus because they live close to campus with their families or to gain off-campus experience.    As UC begins...

Staying positive during the pandemic

Gianna Cognetti, Contributing Writer A large part of student life is finding a balance between academics, extracurriculars and social life. Since the COVID-19 pandemic hindered how Utica College typically operates, it can be even more challenging to find that...