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.

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
featured-column / 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.