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Police corruption exposed in new documentary
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Police corruption exposed in new documentary

  The Crime + Punishment screening began, like most school-sponsored events, with a 30-minute reception that included a small spread of refreshments. The real treat, however, came for those who stayed for a talkback with the director, Stephen Maing. The audience sat in somber silence as they watched the lives […]

Journalist shares reporting experience with media students
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Journalist shares reporting experience with media students

To celebrate International Education Week, Guttman College had journalist Danny Gold drop by the campus on Nov. 15 to talk about his experience as a reporter covering the grip of gangs on men in South America. Hunter College journalism students were invited to attend as well to learn about reporting […]

Sharice Osei, who uses a walker to get around, has to plan her commuting schedule around the limited elevator service in Hunter North.
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A problem is “elevating” in the North Building

With four out of the five cars out of service, students are having to wait or walk to get to lower-floor classes in the North Building. And for those with disabilities, it has become a struggle just to get to class.

Hunter Public Safety wants students to learn their “A.B.Cs”
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Hunter Public Safety wants students to learn their “A.B.Cs”

The college has introduced “active shooter protocol” signs all over campus, urging students to “know their ABCs: avoid, barricade and confront.”

Cafeteria will open next month, and students can name it
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Cafeteria will open next month, and students can name it

The cafeteria will reopen with a new vendor in late November or December, and between now and then, students have the chance to name it. The student who wins can look forward to a $100 gift card that can be used to buy anything in the new cafeteria. Ideas can […]

Students in News Video Reporting were treated to a make-up demonstration from Glam Squad's Nick Scalzo as well as cosmetics from Cover Girl.  Photo by Markus Martinez.
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Media students get made over by Glam Squad and Cover Girl

Hunter media and journalism students gathered in a circle, surrounded by gifts from Cover Girl in shopping bags emblazoned with the slogan, “I am what I make up.” In front of them stood their guru for the day: Nick Scalzo, a professional makeup artist for Glam Squad, who came to […]

As Shakespeare & Co. expands and reinvents, kiosk opens at Hunter College
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As Shakespeare & Co. expands and reinvents, kiosk opens at Hunter College

With its new kiosk tucked under the corner of the East building and a machine at the main store that can print a paperback in minutes, Shakespeare & Co. is trying to do what all booksellers across the country are attempting: stay alive in the era of Amazon.

The “Tau” sculpture undergoes restoration
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The “Tau” sculpture undergoes restoration

There’s something missing from the entrance of the West building on 68th Street and Lexington Avenue: the giant black cube-like sculpture, more formally known as the Tau, has been removed from the spot it has occupied since 1984. According to a spokesperson for the college, the sculpture has been relocated […]

CUNYTuesday is about more than the money
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CUNYTuesday is about more than the money

Sometimes giving back is the best gift of all. At least, that is what the college is hoping as they seek to break a donation record during the #CUNYTuesday fundraising campaign next month. The college will accept donations for the whole month, until the website closes on Nov. 27.

The Canvas: Students can create in “blank space”
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The Canvas: Students can create in “blank space”

The former college bookstore located on the ground floor of Hunter West has been taken over by The Canvas, a retail space and creative studio that promotes sustainable and environmentally-friendly fashion.