By JESSICA WRIXON
On Oct. 16, Democrat Cory Booker, ex-mayor of Newark, was elected the new senator of New Jersey, winning by a mere 10 percent against Steve Lonegan, the Republican mayor of small town Bogota.
After votes were tallied on Monday evening, the results showed that Booker won the election, gaining 55 percent of votes when Lonegan...Read more →
By ADRIAH ROLLING
On October 1st, 2013, the partial government shutdown causing many people to be affected by lack of assistance, insurance, and government services. This shutdown has caused chaos government parks and services that federal agencies provide in the country and around the world.
The government closed because Congress must pass the Federal Budget which has to be agreed upon...Read more →
A recent discovery of proteins in cat AIDS may be the first step towards finding a cure for HIV.
In a recent study published in the Journal of Virology, a cat AIDS (FIV) virus protein was found to trigger an effective immune response in blood from HIV-infected humans. According to the researchers from a host of...Read more →
By NICOLE NIGRO
A new system that generates a new way of presenting information, has skyrocketed to 26 million users, and 500 million viewers in the past four years.
Prezi Presentations are a creative way to easily present an idea, project, or story. Students, teachers, and business men and women around the world are turning to...Read more →
By LAURA FRENCH
As political figures in New Jersey battle over same-sex marriage legislation, students at Ramapo College celebrate the LGBTQ community through Queer History Month programming.
Queer History Month, usually referred to as LGBT History Month, is annually observed in October in the United States, and arrives this year just as controversial same-sex marriage proposals...Read more →
By JESSICA WRIXON
Cresskill Fire Department, a department that is both paid and volunteer, were informed in mid September that they will be moving a step closer to being a prestigiously recognized fire department in Bergen County through their hard work and dedication to the community.
On Sept. 18, the Cresskill Fire Department, as well as...Read more →
By BLAKE CORRAO
When 10.3 million television viewers tuned into the final episode of AMC’s Breaking Bad on September 29, the most talked-about show in recent history, fans knew that it would be huge.
The finale, written and directed by series creator Vince Gilligan, brought the sprawling epic of a series to an end after four...Read more →
By KELLY MOELLER
Once Upon A Time, one of ABC’s most popular shows began its third consecutive season on September 29, 2013. The show, based on dozens of different fairly tales from all different time periods, is more than just a glorified Disney movie. This season viewers can expect trips to different lands, new characters,...Read more →
By MICHELE MATTIA
Ramapo College recently launched a chapter of Her Campus, an online college magazine directed to female audiences.
Two students, Angel Branco and Elina Tarkazikis, founded the chapter at Ramapo and have congregated a volunteer group of staff writers on campus that write weekly articles, ranging from Greek life, to healthy options on campus...Read more →
By RYAN MCGRATH, JACINTA FORD and AMANDA SICILIANO
It is definitely clear that Fall has finally made its way back to Ramapo College because this past weekend marked the return of the campus’ annual Octoberfest.
Every year, Ramapo College’s Student Government Association puts a lot of dedication and effort into providing the students with many festive-themed...Read more →
By ANTHONY VIGNA
Between the variety of fun games, karaoke, and the big carnival held at the bandshell, the annual Octoberfest remains uncontested as Ramapo College’s biggest yearly event. But it’s the freebies that draw the crowd.
Octoberfest, a four day event held at Ramapo College, is one of the most popular events held by the...Read more →
By JOSH SCHWARZ
Twitter made its IPO filing official on Oct. 3, catching the attention of many potential investors.
Our S-1 will be filed publicly with the SEC momentarily. This Tweet does not constitute an offer of any securities for sale.
— Twitter (@twitter) October 3, 2013
Twitter, the micro-blogging social media website, was rumored to be ready...Read more →