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 NICOLE NIGRO
A lack of hearty, home cooked meals or taking physical education in college, most students’ decline in physical fitness begins at the prime of their lives.
According to the 2012 American Journal of Preventative Medicine research study on the health and fitness of college students, “more than half (54 percent) of adults…in the...Read more →
Ploch’s Farm of Clifton, New Jersey
Next to a bucket filled with corn, Ryan Langan sat down on a bench while being able to explain what exactly makes Ploch’s Farm so special. He began talking about what chemicals, what machines, and what new technology that this farm uses to gain success throughout the city of...Read more →
By THOMAS DAVIS, ALEXA RIVERA and BRIANNA FARULLA
Farmers Markets are not only local but a much healthier outlet to improving eating habits. Marina Bisha, freshman at Ramapo became a vegetarian at fourteen years old. Not only does Bisha feel healthier but she has much more energy than most people that she knows who eat...Read more →
Mayor Bloomberg’s Ban on large sodas has some realizing the sour side to sweet treats.
By ASHLEY INTVELD
Controversy over New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s large soda ban has stretched farther than America’s waistband; the measure has cast a spotlight on an America’s obesity epidemic.
New York’s Board of Health, on September 6, approved the ban...Read more →