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    Ramapo Commuters Experience Trade-offs to Living Off Campus

    by  • November 1, 2012 • Features, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Ramapo students walking to class from the commuter lot.PHOTO/Casey Holstein

    By CASEY HOLSTEIN Ramapo College commuter students say there both advantages and disadvantages to not living at school. They have limited parking and have a hard time socializing, but they also enjoy living at home and do not have to pay for housing. The student body of Ramapo College consists of 5,847 students. About 57 percent of students...

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    The Cancer Fight

    by  • October 11, 2012 • News • 5 Comments

    The Christopher Brandle Joy of Life Foundation's annual Rock Out event.PHOTO/ChristoherBrandleJoyOfLIfeFoundation

    By CASEY HOLSTEIN Cancer organizations and survivors are fighting to give all cancers equal attention and support during October, which is recognized as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The research and funding available for breast cancer makes it one of the largest cancer organizations, and some people affected are frustrated there is a lack of awareness...

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    Job Market Still Difficult for College Graduates

    by  • September 28, 2012 • News • 1 Comment

    Ashley Holstein, a 2011 graduate, says she is very fortunate to have found a job in today's job market.PHOTO/CaseyHolstein

    By CASEY HOLSTEIN Recent college graduates are having difficulty securing a job, and they say protests such as Occupy Wall Street haven’t made an impact. A year has passed since Occupy Wall Street began, and college students and graduates say the movement has been ineffective. On Sept. 17, 2011, thousands of people gathered in the Financial District...

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    Ramapo Students Unsure if Tuition Will Swing Vote

    by  • September 19, 2012 • News • 0 Comments


    By CASEY HOLSTEIN and ANTHONY SMITH As the November Presidential election approaches, students at Ramapo College of New Jersey have varying opinions about whether the high cost of college will impact voters. This Nov. 6, many Americans will take to the polls to elect President Barack Obama, a Democrat, or Republican Mitt Romney as the next president...

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    Lack of Success for The Bachelor/Bachelorette Couples

    by  • September 12, 2012 • Features • 0 Comments

    By CASEY HOLSTEIN This past week, it was confirmed that the most recent Bachelorette couple, Emily Maynard and Jef Holm, had broken up. The news of this break-up follows directly after the announcement of the split of Ben Flajnik and Courtney Robertson, who appeared on The Bachelor in January 2012. The Bachelor has aired 16 seasons, and The Bachelorette eight. Despite...

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