Articles written by: Brittney Barnett

Brittney Barnett is a senior at Hunter College and will graduate in May 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in media studies. She previously interned at CUNY TV and currently works at ABC on the Upper West Side as a sports intern. She hopes to have a career in broadcast journalism, whether it be in radio or television, and her dream is to work in either the sports or entertainment field for a major news network.

Hunter gym hosts the Met Gala after-party
Culture / News

Hunter gym hosts the Met Gala after-party

The annual Met Gala, held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art to celebrate its Costume Institute, has become one of New York’s most anticipated social and fashion events. And this year the party – which attracts every A-list celebrity you can think of – continued right here in the Hunter […]

Sophomore Lila Amin Capturing the ‘Imperfect Moments’
Culture

Sophomore Lila Amin Capturing the ‘Imperfect Moments’

https://lilasphoto.pb.photography/photos While the rest of us live in our selfie culture of the “perfect moment” and the era of Instagram, one Hunter sophomore is seeking to capture the “imperfect moments” and show that those can be even more meaningful. It all started for Lila Amin when she was asked to […]

New York Public Interest Research Group is located in Thomas Hunter Hall. Students are encouraged to stop by and voice their concerns with Hunter and to get involved in finding a solution
News

Winter may be over, but a cold front is still underway as students and faculty push to freeze CUNY and SUNY tuition

Students and faculty are leading a newly energized push to freeze CUNY and SUNY tuition by having their voices heard by legislators and state officials. The Hunter branch of the New York Public Interest Research Group has requested local delegation meetings with representatives of the district that Hunter College is […]

Hunter housing expands in both amenities and price
featured-column / Lifestyle

Hunter housing expands in both amenities and price

In the past 10 years, the college has expanded its dorm options by 75 percent, adding new facilities in three locations. But those new options come with a cost: the new dorms are double the rate of the college’s older residential buildings, such as Brookdale. And while they come with […]

Seniors with their coach
Sports

Five seniors honored at last home game of women’s basketball

The final game of the Hunter Hawks women’s basketball regular season on Feb. 11 was also senior night for five players who are graduating, and they were honored with flowers and a framed jersey prior to the game. The five seniors are Ashley Arias, Jade Aponte, Christine Patterson, Selina Lim […]