Forked River resident David Coppola, 22, reflects back on the success of localized “Restore the Shore” group a year after Hurricane Sandy.
By RYAN MCGRATH
A year has passed since Hurricane Sandy devastated the Jersey Shore. Even though several parts of the shore have been cleaned up for the most part, there are certain areas that...Read more →
By JASMINE DURSUN
On the border of the New Jersey and New York state line lies a three-store plaza that is separated from the bustling State 505. Isolated from the trafficked highway that dawns fast food chains and and gas stations, the corner of Northvale, NJ contains a bicyclist exercise shop, a dance studio and...Read more →
By KELLY MOELLER
It all started while Pastor Rob was just going for a drive down Route 202 in Mahwah, thinking to himself, “where would Jesus hang out?” As his drive continued and he passed the MB&G, he figured that Jesus would probably spend his time at the bar.
With that, Parker decided to launch “God...Read more →
By: AMANDA SICILIANO
Ramapo has been under fire for its students abuse of alcohol. This past semester issues with noise complaints, vandalism, public disregard for public safety, and unfortunately, a car accident involved on campus with a Ramapo student drunk behind the wheel have caused Ramapo to review it’s alcohol policy and student relationship with...Read more →
By LAURA FRENCH, NICOLE NIGRO, ANTHONY VIGNA and JESSICA WRIXON
Ping pong, a game originally known as table tennis, was first played by the English upper class in the 1880s, using a cleared-off dining table and household objects as equipment. Over a century later, students at Ramapo College are still showing enthusiasm for this fun,...Read more →
By JOSH SCHWARZ, AMANDA SICILIANO, MICHELE MATTIA, JASMINE DURSUN
The annual three-on-three basketball tournament in memory of a fallen Ramapo College of New Jersey alum was an overwhelming success.
The tournament, presented by Alpha Epsilon Pi, was started to raise money and awareness for Drug Free America after former RCNJ student Danny Boylan tragically passed away...Read more →
By BLAKE CORRAO, DOUG DEPREKER and RYAN MCGRATH
During his presentation at Ramapo College regarding the ongoing genocide in Darfur, a visiting school from Columbia University talked about the horrors occurring on a daily basis in Sudan.
In his talk entitled, “Voices from Darfur,” Ahmad Adam spoke Nov. 19 about survivors of the ongoing genocide.
“The crimes...Read more →
By KELLY MOELLER and SELAJDIN POLISI
Thanksgiving is a week away every family has their own traditions and ways to celebrate not only the holiday, but the parade as well.
For 87 years the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has been a tradition for New York. But over the last few years it seems to no longer...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 MICHELE MATTIA, ANTHONY VIGNA, and KEVIN SEABROOK
October 2013 is designated as National Bullying Awareness Month. This cause has become so significant to the younger generation, since today’s age has brought so much attention to bullying following the suicides of young adults.
An example of such a tragedy is Tyler Climente, who killed himself in...Read more →
by RYAN MCGRATH
Within the last couple of weeks there has been numerous debate amongst music purists who have drawn out conclusions that have ultimately predicted the revival of the emo genre.
The recent debate of the emo revival sparked different perspectives from various Ramapo College students who were highly infatuated with the genre.
Even though sophomore...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 →