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Yearly Archives: 2015

College appoints new dean to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

By Tom Ballard News Assistant Future historians, criminologists, philosophers and political scientists here at the College now have a new dean. In an email from Thursday,...

Faculty and staff promote awareness through solidarity walk

Professors walked out of their respective buildings and congregated under the gray afternoon sky, with the intention of shedding some light on a not-so black-and-white issue. Faculty and staff, from the School of Humanities and Social Sciences to the Office of Student Accounts, got together to show that they will not stay silent while facing conditions that come with being an employee at the mercy of the state government.

Massive pharmaceutical companies converge

Pfizer and Allergan merged to create the world’s largest drug company by market value at $300 billion.

Paris attacks lead French President to reach out

French President François Hollande talked with leaders from around the world to gain support for heightened attacks on the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.

Suspect in Colorado shooting surrenders

Suspect Robert L. Dear of the Colorado shootings surrenders.

Around the Dorm Championship 12/2: Golden State Warriors, Patriots, Ronda Rousey

In this week’s special championship edition of Around the Dorm, the “Ref,” Otto Gomez, asks our panel of experts — seeded by their number...

College remains undefeated on the year

By Connor Smith Staff Writer The Lions continued their hot start on Wednesday, Nov. 19, with a 34-12 victory over King’s College and followed it up...

Fantasy Football: ‘Fitzmagic’ for fantasy

By Sean Reis Columnist With this being the final issue of the fall semester, I decided to take a slightly different approach than past columns. Rather...

Lions improve record

By Otto Gomez Staff Writer After starting the season, 1-1, the Lions came home and battled Western Connecticut State University for a 83-82 overtime win...

Lions struggle early in NJAC competition

By Anthony Caruso Staff Writer The College’s women’s basketball team has lost all three games over the past two weeks, all within a week span before...

Lions are ready to run

By George Tatoris Staff Writer The men’s and women’s indoor track teams are training hard for their opening meet, the New Year’s Invitational hosted by...

Division III women’s soccer in need of more attention

 By Michael Battista Sports Editor Early November is both an exciting and challenging time when it comes to fall collegiate sports. The season begins to wind...

Fans bid final farewell to beloved NJ band

By Sydney Shaw News Editor Please forgive them, they want to go home. All past and present members of River City Extension returned to the Stone Pony in Asbury...

Pre-med track hard to fulfill before graduation

What happens when you can’t get into the college courses necessary to prepare you for graduate school and a subsequent career? Students with plans to attend medical school after completing their undergraduate degree in a discipline outside of the hard sciences have asked themselves this question far too many times, as many of their required courses are reserved strictly for those within the science department. After years, these students will tell you they’ve learned the hard way that there’s nothing you can really do but wait — that is, join a waiting list as soon as possible and hope that a seat will open up once the hold for non-science majors has been lifted. Junior psychology major Nishawn Rahaman is all too familiar with the arduous process of registering for pre-med classes at the College.

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