BY JESSICA WRIXON
A popular college tour called I’M SHMACKED has recently had students jumping for joy and parents covering their eyes.
Making news headlines in the past, I’M SHMACKED has been uncovering the fun and excitement of partying at the top universities in the country, and its controversial content has people wondering if this is...Read more →
By LAURA FRENCH, JASMINE DURSUN and RYAN McGRATH
Advancements in technology and the immigration experience will help to shape the future of American society, an award-winning filmmaker told Ramapo students on Nov. 7.
Alex Rivera is a recipient of the Schomburg Award, which recognizes successful scholars who
demonstrate awareness of diversity and minority issues through artistic expression....Read more →
By KELLY MOELLER, JOSH SCHWARZ and JASMINE DURSUN
Since the last United States Government shutdown ended early in 1996, our ‘leaders’ on Capitol Hill have warned the nation plenty of times that it could happen again.
It just so happens that they weren’t bluffing. On Oct. 1 of this year, the government shut itself down and...Read more →
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 →
The NBA season is just about upon us and New York football fans are probably already dying to watch another sport. Thankfully for Giants and Jets fans, both of the local basketball teams are expected to be good and possibly even compete for a championship. The New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets are set...Read more →
By BLAKE CORRAO, DOUGLAS DEPREKER and NICOLE NIGRO
With no clear release date in site as Google continue to delay until 2014, consumers all around the world are anxious to hear about what promises to be the first step towards the future of smart technology: the Google Glass.
Google Glass is a new hands-free operating system...Read more →
By BLAKE CORRAO
In 1977, American horror writer Stephen King wrote one the scariest books in the history of fiction; The Shining. Now, 36 years later, King is returning to the world of the haunted Overlook hotel with his new novel, Doctor Sleep.
After the events of The Shining, Doctor Sleep follows the now middle-aged Danny...Read more →
By AMANDA SICILIANO
The iOS 7 update brings a whole new design into view, changing the way Apple products will be used, but some users are not impressed.
A control center brings easy access to convenient apps such as Airplane mode, Wi-Fi, brightness, and even an added flashlight feature. The camera application now has a ‘square’ option,...Read more →
By JESSICA WRIXON
The Polar Bear Plunge, an event where thousands of people run into the icy cold ocean in February to raise money for the Special Olympics, has finally returned to Seaside Heights.
After super storm Sandy left Seaside in shambles, the freezing cold event, which also takes place in Wildwood, was held in Long Branch for...Read more →
By JOSH SCHWARZ
Showtime’s hit series Homeland returns for a third season this fall and fans are anxious to see what the award-winning show has in store.
Based on terrorism plots and government conspiracies, Homeland premiers its third season on Sept. 29 at 9 p.m. ET. With just two
seasons in the books, audiences everywhere are raving about the...Read more →