Articles written by: Nora Wesson

Nora Wesson is a journalism and public health student at Hunter College. In addition to her studies, she is a production assistant at CUNY TV, and a freelance print reporter. When she's not writing, she enjoys knitting, baking, and finding the best iced mocha in NYC.

In the year since CUNY lifted its mask mandate, some students feel comfortable not wearing masks, while others still use the face coverings. Even in crowded spaces like the escalators in the North Building, more and more students are not masking.
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One Year After CUNY Ends Mask Mandate, Students Remain Uncertain

One year after CUNY lifted its mask mandate, interviews with students show an ongoing debate about the importance of face coverings, even as the COVID-19 pandemic eases. “I feel like everyone should be able to do whatever they please,” said Arham, a Hunter student who declined to give his last […]

Assemblyman Alex Bores receives a standing ovation at his inauguration

“Son of The Upper East Side” Celebrates Inauguration at Hunter

In an emotional homecoming, State Assemblyman Alex Bores celebrated his inauguration with 350 friends, neighbors, and politicians earlier this month in Hunter North’s Assembly Hall. Born and raised in Yorkville, the Hunter College High School alum was sworn in to represent District 73, comprising parts of Midtown East and the […]