Why Black Lives Matter to Me

All Photos by Kenny Lo By Kenny LoStudent Life Editor I recently participated in two local Black Lives Matter protests, in Bergenfield and Dumont, and here’s what I learned: June is Pride month. With Pride Parades across the nation canceled due to COVID-19, the LGBTQ+ community may have found a way to march the streets, but this time they’re returning the favor by kick-starting the … Continue reading Why Black Lives Matter to Me

Moving Out of FDU Dorm in Olympics-Record Time

By Elizabeth Scalzo Editor-in-Chief Starting May 14, resident students returned to the FDU metro campus to move out of their dorm rooms in the midst of the pandemic. Students had to apply for 90-minute time slots to move out, and once their day and time were confirmed they could bring one other person with them to retrieve their belongings.  My day was Monday, May 18, … Continue reading Moving Out of FDU Dorm in Olympics-Record Time

Eviction by Email: Another COVID-19 Catastrophe at FDU

By Sonal Tulsyani Staff Writer  After students were asked to not return to Fairleigh Dickinson University and to stay at home if they could, there were still some that remained. Fairleigh Dickinson University allowed athletes, international students and students who could not go home for any reason to stay on campus for the remainder of the spring semester.   The university sent out an email on … Continue reading Eviction by Email: Another COVID-19 Catastrophe at FDU

Does Every Student Deserve an A? Two Editors Weigh In

Gifted A? No Way! By Samantha Hart Lifestyle Editor In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, FDU, along with many universities across the country, has announced a pass/fail option for students to opt into. This is exactly what students should be granted. No more, no less. Some students from all over the country have taken the pass/fail option a step further and are requesting a blanket … Continue reading Does Every Student Deserve an A? Two Editors Weigh In

But What About Me? Athlete Reflects on End of NEC Bowling Dreams

By Samantha Hart Lifestyle Editor “The NEC Women’s Bowling Tournament set to take place March 20-23 has been canceled due to the coronavirus.” This was the worst news I have received in my athletic career.  My senior year and NCAA DI career. Ended. Just like that.  View Samantha Hart’s message to teammates and coaches.  A Tribute to My Team:  Four Years a Knight As the … Continue reading But What About Me? Athlete Reflects on End of NEC Bowling Dreams