• Posts Tagged ‘Ramapo College’

    Ramapo offers new journalism course

    by  • October 17, 2012 • News • 2 Comments


    By VALERIE TORRIZO Journalism students will be able to tell news feature stories from a different perspective in a revived video journalism course offered next Spring. The video journalism class offered at Ramapo College gives students the opportunity to practice and explore the world of video journalism and electronic news combining their journalistic and video production...

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    Bear Sightings Startle Ramapo Students

    by  • October 17, 2012 • News • 1 Comment

    Woods Road, the area where a bear and cubs were sighted. Photo/KRISTEN GARAFANO

    By KRISTEN GARAFANO Two separate bear sightings within a few days of each other are causing students to question just how safe they are on campus. Officials reported a bear sighting on Sept. 29, which was spotted near North Field at 2:15 a.m. Following that, on Oct. 2, a bear and cubs were seen around 1...

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    Students Contest the Fairness of Unpaid Internship

    by  • October 11, 2012 • Featured, News • 4 Comments


    By VALERIE TORRIZO, GABRIELLE MONDO, ELEFTHERIA TARKAZIKIS and KRISTA SALINDARI Though internships may be a critical step towards getting an entry-level job, there is controversy to whether students should pay credit to take part in these unpaid jobs. Internships provide college students the opportunity to receive on-the-job training for their sought professional careers. According to the...

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    Ramapo’s Eco-Revolution

    by  • September 26, 2012 • News • 3 Comments

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    By ASHLEY INTVELD, KATIE BRUNO, LAUREN MAGENTA and CASEY HOLSTIEN The environmental revolution that has corporations reinventing their products and consumers changing their habits has impacted the local scene on Ramapo’s campus. Since its founding in 1969, Ramapo College has been dedicated to being an environmentally friendly school. The Environmental Studies major, created at Ramapo in 1974 after the...

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    Residents of College Park Apartments Tolerate Construction During Semester

    by  • September 26, 2012 • News • 1 Comment

    The beginning of the brick exterior that is being renovated on the College Park Apartments. Photo by Kristen Garafano.

    By KRISTEN GARAFANO Students in the College Park Apartments are living amongst drilling, hammering and knocking as workers revamp the buildings. The Phase II College Park Apartments are undergoing renovation throughout the Fall 2012 semester at Ramapo College with students living there. The construction began during June and July of 2012, with re-roofing and mechanical system...

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    Ramapo Welcomes Human Rights Society

    by  • September 26, 2012 • News, Uncategorized • 1 Comment

    By VALERIE TORRIZO A new group on campus aims to do raise awareness of current international human rights issues, casting a spotlight on problems such as world hunger, human trafficking and genocide. The newly formed Human Rights Society offers a new  club that encourages action and advocacy for change. Sophomore member Sarah Zyto says that new organization...

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