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Campus gathers for second community conversation

Luke Tantillo, Contributor The second community conversation of the semester was held Thursday in the Strebel Auditorium in response to the racist, hate speech that vandalized Bell Hall earlier in the semester and Burrstone House on Thursday. Professors, students and faculty came together to...

15th annual Sitrin Wheelchair Basketball Game

Zach Thomann, Assistant Sports Editor  (Photo credit: http://www.sitrin.com) Utica College will host the 15th annual Sitrin Wheelchair Basketball Game Thursday, April 13th at 6:30 p.m.  The event has continued to grow each year which has helped attract well known people in the area. The headline celebrities are...

Reactions to the falling of the UC Dome- As told by students and staff of Utica College.

Kaitlyn Tambasco, staff writer  (Photo credit: twitter.com) During spring break, Utica College lost its sports dome during the big winter storm. We talked to students and staff about their reactions to the falling of the dome. Area Coordinator Lauren Crandall has her own reactions to the dome. “I...

Valentine’s day memories

Kaitlyn Tambasco, Staff Writer Valentine's Day can mean many things to different people. For some, it is just another day, but to others it is a time to spend with loved ones. We spoke with some Utica College students and faculty to learn about what they...

Students unhappy with Trump refugee ban

Kaitlyn Tambasco, Staff Writer Less than two weeks into his administration, President Donald Trump signed an executive order suspending immigration from Muslim-majority countries.   Many from the Utica College community expressed empathy toward refugees and immigrants affected by this order, which puts an indefinite ban on all...

Bad Roommates

Kaitlyn Tambasco, Staff Writer Whether living on campus or commuting, everyone has heard of, or experienced, bad roommate stories. We spoke with some students (whose names are fictitious for privacy reasons) to hear some of their bad roommate stories. Marissa Gladstone, Junior Junior “Marissa Gladstone” met her first...

Hidden talents at UC

Kaitlyn Tambasco, Staff Writer Simone White, Freshman Simone White is a freshman majoring in sociology, and her hidden talent is her ability to sing. White started to sing along with the radio when she was growing up. “I didn’t truly start singing in front of people until my...

Slippery walkways and parking lots at UC

An email was sent earlier this afternoon from campus safety, which encouraged the use of caution when walking on the pathways and steps around the campus buildings. The slippery concrete was a result of the rain accumulation and low temperatures creating ice patches. However, these...

Ayarza Joins UC

Christian Rodriguez, Contributing Writer  This season the Utica College men’s basketball team has an entirely new look. From coaching staff to the 17-man roster, everything is new. One big change comes from the point guard position. His name, Bennito Ayarza. He played high school ball at...

OPINION: Global UGrad scholar reflects on time spent at UC

UC offers broad range of experiences for Filipino student Christine Grace M. Catindig, Contributing Writer I lived a dream this semester. With the help of an esteemed college community, I broke barriers of language, geography and culture in a place I never thought I would get...