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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Utica College Intramurals

Zachary Thomann, Staff Writer Sports are a key part in everyday life. This is especially important for young adults who are looking to stay active in a fun way. Yes, there are opportunities to take part in school sports, but not everyone is looking to dedicate...

Internships: Experience beyond the classroom

Joya Pavia, Staff Writer An internship can teach more than classes can. It gives real life experience in the field you’re studying. It may be intimidating to get into the the work force, but it’s crucial to gain experience before graduating college. Finance major Francesca Zumpano is...

Netflix vs. Hulu

Jacqui White, Staff Writer Netflix and Hulu play important roles for college students. If the student is at school without a TV, they can use Hulu to watch the episodes they missed the previous week. With Netflix, the student can watch episodes of past seasons or...

Black Student Union promotes unity

Kendal Santiago, Staff Writer Since 1969, The Black Student Union (BSU) has been spreading awareness about the African-American culture. Members of the organization strive to promote diversity and unity on the Utica College campus by hosting both social and educational events. BSU President Patricia Gortman is...

What comes first: Student or Athlete?

Jordan Hughes, Staff Writer College is hard enough, now let’s throw in being an athlete. Many students here at UC are involved in athletics. Having a full class schedule while playing a sport could be troublesome for time management. Deciding how to spend free time if...

Dealing with parking

Rebecca Vennero, Features Editor Utica College is growing in numbers, not only with students, but also with cars. One of the main issues affecting commuters, residents, faculty and staff is parking on campus. The majority of students know the struggle of arriving to campus late and being...

UC hosts successful student involvement fair

Tionna De Freitas, Features Editor Utica College hosted its annual Student Involvement Fair on Wednesday Sept. 7. With almost 100 organizations and clubs in attendance, both returning and first year students got the chance to see the wealth of opportunities to become involved both on and...

Homework: The (un)necessary evil?

Maggie Reid, Staff Writer Texas teacher Brandy Young has been generating attention after sending her students home with a note saying there would be no formal homework. The only work needed to be completed would be work not finished during class time, according to Live Science. The...

UC finds love

Justin Cortes, Staff Writer This past Monday, Sep. 5, Woman in New Direction hosted a speed dating event in Strebel Lounge. It had quite a huge turnout - even larger than the one previously held. “I feel many more people will be here at the event today because...

UC students share their love for netflix

Amanda Fanelli, staff writer Netflix is an American multinational provider of on-demand Internet streaming media. It has gained popularity over the past few years with series such as Orange Is the New Black, House of Cards and most recently, Making a Murderer. Netflix also offers...