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Hunter students jamming in preparation for an in-class recital.
Culture

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
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.

Sharice Osei, who uses a walker to get around, has to plan her commuting schedule around the limited elevator service in Hunter North.
News

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.

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

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.

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

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
News

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.

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.
News

Media students get made over by Glam Squad and Cover Girl

Cover Girl visited Hunter’s News Video Reporting students to give makeup tips for the best camera exposure.

Nostalgia Night welcomes all gamers for old-school play
Lifestyle

Nostalgia Night welcomes all gamers for old-school play

Hunter’s Esports and Game Design Collective hosted Nostalgia Night, an event for sentimental gamers to meet and revisit old classic gaming.

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

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
News

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 […]