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The battle for classes
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The battle for classes

“Quiet in the studio. Quiet in the control room.” As soon as these words are said, the atmosphere in the TV studio on the fourth floor of Hunter North changes from a hectic din of overlapping conversations to the silence of intense concentration. This is the weekly process for students […]

CUNY picks Queens College president as first Latino chancellor
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CUNY picks Queens College president as first Latino chancellor

After a yearlong search for a new chancellor, CUNY finally concluded its mission and named the Queens College president, Felix V. Matos Rodriguez, as its eighth chancellor. He will take over the role on May 1.

GlamourGals takes over Visions at Selis Manor
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GlamourGals takes over Visions at Selis Manor

Every month, a group of Hunter students who are part of a club called GlamourGals visit Visions in downtown Manhattan – a center for the blind and the visually impaired– to chat and build relationships with the members of the center. The idea is to build a bridge between generations – a link so they can better understand each other. And also, to bring a little joy and attention to someone’s day.

Hunter College Arts Students Say; “Show me the money!”
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Hunter College Arts Students Say; “Show me the money!”

A group of Hunter art students have developed an online petition demanding the former bookstore space on the ground floor of Hunter West be used for showing student work as a way to promote their studies. But officials say the space is valuable real estate that would better be used to generate funds for the college.

Sociology students at Hunter
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Sociology and urban planning students get published

Hunter College students may not be able to fix the elevators in their own school, but they have made strides to improve the elevators in subway stations around the city.

Music rooms used for everything except music
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Music rooms used for everything except music

In an attempt to reclaim the college’s practice rooms for the right purpose, the Music Department added a special access swipe for music majors on the outside of every room. But the locks don’t work as expected, and students say the rooms are continually occupied by non-music majors, making them […]

Hunter housing expands in both amenities and price
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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 […]

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Women Hawks capture CUNYAC Championship

The Hunter Hawks women’s basketball team captured the 2018-2019 CUNYAC Championship over Brooklyn College on Friday night in their home turf at the Hunter Sportsplex – giving the Hawks their first conference title since 2004. The score was 76-65. The previous Tuesday, the team had finished their season with the […]

Hawkapella performs at Baruch’s annual acapella showcase
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Hawkapella performs at Baruch’s annual acapella showcase

Hunter’s acapella group performed with Baruch and NYU at Baruch’s annual acapella showcase.

Notes from the Hunter Senate: Honors for all?
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Notes from the Hunter Senate: Honors for all?

New legislation proposed in the Hunter College Senate is creating a pathway for all students to take honors classes, instead of just those in honors cohorts. If it passes, anyone with a GPA above 3.5 will be allowed to to achieve honors distinction.