• Posts Tagged ‘College’


    by  • December 19, 2013 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    I'M SHMACKED LOGO - http://imshmacked.com/usa/

    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...

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    Her Campus Comes to Ramapo

    by  • October 17, 2013 • Features • 2 Comments

    PHOTO/ involved.millersville.edu

    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...

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    NFL Combine: How Important is it?

    by  • March 7, 2013 • Sports • 0 Comments

    College Athlete participating in the NFL Combine. PHOTO/Roanoke.com

    By ROSS CAPUANA The NFL combine, a test on college athletes’ ability to run, jump, catch, throw and other intangibles of the NFL game, kicked off last week. The issue that comes into play with the combine is, do these running drills and non-contact drills really determine how good a player you will be in...

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    Comedian Brings Laughter to TNL at Ramapo College

    by  • February 14, 2013 • Features • 1 Comment

    Comic Chris James performs at Ramapo's Tuesday Night Live. PHOTO/Tom Davis.

    By THOMAS DAVIS The comedian’s sketch ran for about an hour and a half, but kept the student audience engaged with bits on relatable topics such as relationships, dating and majors. Comic Chris James packed Friends Hall on Feb.5 at a “Tuesday Night Live” sponsored by the College Programming Board. “Tuesday Night Live” has welcomed many...

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    Switching Majors a Major Concern for College Students

    by  • October 11, 2012 • News • 4 Comments

    Grads look forward to the uncertain future.

    Uncertainties plague college students’ minds when the fear of a declared major may lead to major downfalls post-graduation. By ASHLEY INTVELD When high school graduates toss their cap into the air, it is the traditional symbol of moving onto a new academic future. But like the cap that’s just out of reach, their futures are increasingly...

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    Employers Comb Social Media Sites for Prospective Employees

    by  • October 3, 2012 • Features, Uncategorized • 1 Comment

    This file photo from the U.S. Department of state shows a workplace supervisor engaging in use of social media. (Photo/State Department/Public Domain)

    By ANTHONY SMITH As Ramapo students get closer to graduation, the prospect of finding a full-time job will become an ever-growing burden on them. Social media becoming more popular by the second, employers are going to Facebook and other sites to conduct background checks on prospective employees. The Ponemon Institute, a research institution that focuses on...

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