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Utica College reacts to updates regarding the student loan forgiveness plan

Nick McAdam, Editor-in-Chief The latest student loan debt statistics indicated a number of $1.56 trillion in collective student loan debt which is second in consumer debt totals only behind mortgage debt, yet higher than auto and credit card loans....

Claudia Tenney wins NY-22 race

Bailey Hryb, Managing Editor More than three months after polling centers closed on Election Day last year, New York’s 22nd congressional district finally has a winner. According to data certified by the New York State Board of Elections, Republican...

Third wave of stimulus checks, Utica College reacts

Bailey Hryb, Managing Editor The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has brought an influx of tragedies and challenges to our society. As the U.S. approaches the one-year mark since the first positive case was discovered in the country, the nation now...

United States election to rake in around $1 billion in wagers

Abin Boris, Sports Editor The 2020 United States Presidential Election has drawn some of the highest ratings in recent political history. While the campaigns of each candidate are drawing some of the highest ratings in history, the election is...

On pins and needles: UC students react to results from Nov. 3 election

Hannah Steyn, Special Assignments Reporter With election stress running high on Election Night, the general vibe on the Utica College campus was apprehensive. Students were not only concerned with the results, but also with how both sides might react.

Live: Claudia Tenney and supporters eye for a successful night in NY-22

Nick McAdam, Editor-in-Chief Last Updated: Nov. 3 at 11:44 p.m. Tenney now leads Brindisi 55.4% to 42.4% with 68% of districts reporting. The mood, along with the vote, has changed. The crowd is energized and...

Utica College students, faculty and staff react to Breonna Taylor verdict

Robert Stevens, General Assignments Reporter On Oct. 1, news broke of the verdict with the Breonna Taylor case which resulted in no charges against the accused officers which left mixed reactions; leaving some at Utica College not being surprised...

Op-Ed: Colin Kaepernick, the national anthem and protests

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor When NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the national anthem at a preseason NFL game on Sept. 1, 2016, it shocked the world. It left many sports fans angry, including myself, because...

Hostile presidential debate leaves viewers dissatisfied

Thomas Nieman, Staff Writer Many Americans were left feeling disappointed and frustrated after the first face-off between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden, which was arguably the most anticipated presidential debate in modern history.

Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Bailey Hryb, News Editor Ruth Bader Ginsburg, famed Supreme Court Associate Justice, notable advocate for women’s rights and a reigning figure in Washington, passed away last week on Sept. 18 following complications from an ongoing battle with pancreatic cancer....