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Fashion Report: What’s old is new again

For many Hunter students, shopping at thrift stores hits many of the issues that are important to them: sustainability, environmental preservation and saving money.

Presenting our own humans: Humans of Hunter
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Presenting our own humans: Humans of Hunter

Hunter is its own microcosm of the city with a wide variety in its 20,000 humans. So to acknowledge and feature our own diversity, we are presenting this homage to Humans of New York.

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The Queer Student Union brings prom to college!

Hunter’s Queer Student Union sponsored a revival of the club’s Queer Prom as a way to demonstrate pride and just show its members a good time.

Finals Fever lowers everyone’s temperature
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Finals Fever lowers everyone’s temperature

The carnival is hosted every year to allow students the opportunity to be on campus, but away from their books for a couple of hours. 

Green Initiative funds student sustainability projects
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Green Initiative funds student sustainability projects

The winners of this year’s Green Initiative included a survey of ways Hunter can add green roofs, a sustainability board game for students, and an app that directs students on how best to recycle. The projects, all proposed by Hunter undergrads, each received funding from the program and were presented […]

South Asian Cultural Club sells out annual dance party
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South Asian Cultural Club sells out annual dance party

Students of all nationalities, races and ethnicities gathered on May 3 at the club’s formal held at the Brookdale Rotunda, united by the beat of the drums.

Studying amongst peers
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Twas the days before finals and students were, well, cooked

Finals are in full effect at Hunter College and students are making the necessary adjustments from staying campus for 24hours to keeping a Netflix tab of “Friends” on their laptop.

The Athenian Q&A: Sustainability specialist Kelli Stephens
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The Athenian Q&A: Sustainability specialist Kelli Stephens

To better understand the college’s recycling policies, and how students can better practice good recycling habits, The Athenian talked to the college’s sustainability and energy specialist.

Going behind the scenes at Hunter News Now
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Going behind the scenes at Hunter News Now

“It’s not a traditional classroom. It’s a newsroom,” says the professor who created the Film & Media Studies department class for News Video Production.

GlamourGals make makeup a mission
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GlamourGals make makeup a mission

Every month, a group of Hunter women visit a center for the blind and the visually impaired to chat and build relationships with the members of the center.