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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

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...

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...

Body of teen found in Canastota, raises awareness of safety both on and off campus

Bailey Hryb, News Editor On Sunday Sept. 27, the body of 19-year-old Elizabeth Garrow was discovered in Canastota after she had been reported as missing for over three days. She leaves behind a toddler and was pregnant for a...

Voter registration deadline next week, students can register to vote on campus

Thomas Nieman, Staff Writer Election Day is next month and it will mark the first time many Utica College students are eligible to cast their ballot in a presidential election. However, in order to do that they must be...

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...

[UPDATE] Reflection of former Dean of Students Timothy Ecklund, plans for filling roles

Nick McAdam, Editor-in-Chief This article was updated from its original form on Oct. 2 at 12:17 p.m. On Sept. 14, former Dean of Students at Utica College, Timothy Ecklund, stepped down from his role, resulting in...

Flu Season Close, Flu Shot Clinic Scheduled on Campus Next Month

Thomas Nieman, Staff Writer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently announced it is possible to contract both the seasonal flu as well as COVID-19. With flu season swiftly approaching, making an effort to get a flu vaccine...

Leadership Weekend Staying Home This Year

Isabella Hudziak, Staff Writer For more than 20 years, Utica College has offered students an opportunity to attend Leadership Weekend, where skills would be learned during a weekend trip to Raquette Lake in the Adirondacks.  Under...

Zoom: The New Face of Classrooms

Bailey Hyrb, News Editor While schools have made attempts to limit the number of students in class, per coronavirus restrictions, Zoom has replaced the traditional classroom setting for millions of students around the world.  Zoom, a...

Le Bistro Remains Closed, Common Grounds Open

Charles Buckley, Staff Writer Le Bistro, the cafe grab and go area in Gordon Science Center, has been closed since the start of the fall semester and students are now beginning to question why. When opened, students can buy...