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Sophomore Maddi T releases pop single on Spotify
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Sophomore Maddi T releases pop single on Spotify

Take a look at Hunter student and singer/songwriter, Maddi Tuccillo.

Lauret Savoy signs copies of her book, “Trace: Memory, History, Race, and the American Landscape.”
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“Memory, history, race” are the topics of writer’s talk

Author Lauret Savoy discussed her new book and its role in her life-long search for her origins.

Dance majors wrap up semester with diverse performances
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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.

Hunter grad takes on women’s issues in rap world — in song
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Hunter grad takes on women’s issues in rap world — in song

Janine Guerrier has released a debut album, Femtivity, on music sharing platforms and held her first concert to a packed room on campus last week. Look for her by the name of her alter-ego: Kiki Devii.

Faludi reads work in Distinguished Writers Series
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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.

Hunter students jamming in preparation for an in-class recital.
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Jammin’: Music students mix, mingle in impromptu improvs

To combat the challenges of socializing in Hunter’s commuter-school environment, music students are getting together and jamming whenever they can.

The new west lobby cafe
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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.

Professor Victoria Johnson’s journey to National Book Award nominee
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Professor Victoria Johnson’s journey to National Book Award nominee

Professor Victoria Johnson’s path to nominee for the 2018 National Book Award is unconventional, but a closer look reveals the threads between these vastly different chapters of her life.

People sitting around a table.
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Hunter College’s production of ‘Uncle Vanya’ Gets Top Reviews

The college’s infant Hunter Theater Project’s first production of “Uncle Vanya” has met with rave reviews.

Edrick Leong hosting his show,
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Upgrade U: WHCS Radio gets technical to improve listener experience

Thanks to a rollover from last year’s budget, WHCS Radio will be able to make some technical upgrades that will allow it to broadcast through a mobile app and make other adjustments to improve listener experience for this fall and beyond.