How to Manage, Post-Daylight Savings

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Written by Daffen Perez Every year around November, the sun begins to set earlier, and the weather begins to cool, resulting in shorter days. This causes many people to suffer from seasonal depression, also known as seasonal affective disorder (SAD). SAD is known to last throughout the colder seasons, ‘your symptoms begin in the fall … Continued

Thanksgiving Reconstruction

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Written by Daffen Perez- Student Journalist The Student Government Association hosted a Thanksgiving deconstruction on Thursday, November 17th. The event presented an demonstrative opportunity on how different cultures celebrate Thanksgiving. During the function, various ethnicities and cultures were introduced. Their various ways of celebrating Thanksgiving were celebrated throughout the night. A large number of students … Continued

The Rest is Drag

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By Khadijah Ihsan – Student Journalist With OUToberfest coming to an end, the Intercultural Resource Center made sure it ended with a spectacle. On October 27th, they held their annual Drag Show in the Essex Room. There were various talents on stage that night to entertain an ecstatic audience. Hosted by Alisha Day, and featuring … Continued

Talent on Tuesday: RU-N Open Mic

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Written by Daffen Perez- Student Journalist RU-N’s Program Board hosted an open mic night on November 1st, which highlighted the talents of the Rutger’s community. This electrifying night consisted of various performances- from heartfelt poetry, to alumni rapping, to instruments and singing. There were a few covers as well, including renditions of Ribs by Lorde, … Continued

Winter Hits Dorms Early

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By Daffen Perez When students go to college, most are excited. It is an opportunity for new friends, new beginnings, more education, independent life, etc. This is only further expected for those that dorm. Many that go straight from home living to campus living look forward to an accommodating transition. As a resident of the … Continued

Zan, Zendegi, Azadi

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By Khadijah Ihsan – Student Journalist Zan, Zendegi, Azadi. This has become the motto of the Mahsa Amini protests in Iran. On September 13th, Mahsa Amini was detained by Iran’s morality police, and later killed on September 16th – due to her not wearing her hijab correctly. This has led to the rise of protests, … Continued

Business as Usual

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By David Horan – Student Journalist Note: the full text of the lawsuit will be included in a link at the bottom of the article. All (p.#) references the corresponding page in the lawsuit. Rutgers Business school has allegedly used fraudulent methods to artificially improve its rating, as reported by NJ.com. Deidre White, the business … Continued

Gen Z: Environmental Justice Titans that Won’t Kill Fast Fashion

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By Alaa Essafi – Student Journalist Hanya Hassan seldom wears the same outfit twice, especially not on social media. This is why, at least two times a year, she cleans out her closet and replenishes it with an entirely new collection of clothing.“The more stuff I buy, the less I wear them,” said Hassan, a … Continued

David Sloan

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By Lance Grant – Student Journalist As students gathered their belongings and migrated towards the door, a line formed at the front of the classroom. Eager-eyed students waited patiently to talk to David Sloan, a long time producer at ABC, after sharing his knowledge of the journalism world in Professor Jim Pensiero’s class, Convergence.  “Sloan,” … Continued

Community Engagement Day: Photo Series

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By Jhasua Scicchitano – Editor-in-Chief Rutgers University-Newark student collecting water before traveling to different community service sites. Newark, NJ. Saturday, October 23, 2021. Rutgers University-Newark students boarding bus before heading to different community service sites. Newark, NJ. Saturday, October 23, 2021. Tayden Judge, Community Engagement Day Site Leader, settling in on the bus before heading … Continued