Articles written by: Sonia Colon

Sonia Colon is a 20-year-old senior at Hunter College who is studying media and English. Outside of classes she draws and writes everything but poetry. She is the youngest of three siblings in a biracial and Hispanic family from Queens via the Bronx. After she graduates this spring, she plans on working as a reporter in New York, but until then she is trying to avoid her debilitating senioritis.

A cautionary tale: students should check – and double check – degree progress
Lifestyle

A cautionary tale: students should check – and double check – degree progress

Degreeworks is supposed to help students navigate the progress toward their degrees, however, students find themselves needing help navigating Degreeworks.

Dance majors wrap up semester with diverse performances
Culture

Dance majors wrap up semester with diverse performances

The fall dance showcase cycled throughout the weekend and included interpretive dance, hip-hop and other blended forms of dance styles. Dance students wear multiple hats, going back and forth between performing pieces, changing for the next act, or running off stage left to the work the lights.

Faludi reads work in Distinguished Writers Series
Culture

Faludi reads work in Distinguished Writers Series

Author Susan Faludi visited Monday, November 13 for a reading of her memoir, “In the Darkroom” as part of the Distinguished Writers Series.

The new west lobby cafe
Culture / Lifestyle

Students feel the impact of higher enrollment

With enrollment at an all-time high, up 4 percent from last year, students have very few common spaces to settle in between classes. Moreover, places students have traditionally used as sitting space, are now closed off for renovations.

A game of Bughouse with President Blake Burma
Lifestyle

New neighbors: Dominoes Club joins chess in the lobby

The West lobby has recently welcomed a new group: the dominoes players, who occasionally blast bachata and vape JUULs alongside the kings, queens and pawns of the college’s chess club.