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Tents Installed Outside Student Center and Edison Hall

10 HOURS AGO  |  RIYA AJMERA | CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Tents Installed Outside Student Center and Edison Hall

The University has implemented tents with sitting areas throughout campus to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The operation of ordering and administering the installation of the tents was conducted by Patti Swannack, Vice President for Administrative Services, and her division. The two most prominent tents are located in front of the Student Center and at the lawn in front of Edison Hall.

The ide...

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Opinion

Can You Have a COVID-Safe Halloween?

11 HOURS AGO  |  SAMUEL CIOCIOLA | CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Can You Have a COVID-Safe Halloween?

The spooky season is in full effect as we approach Halloween this week. Halloween has always been a favorite celebration for college students. Dressing up in crazy costumes with your best friends, binge watching your favorite Halloween movies, indulging in candy and the list goes on.

Sadly, this year, we have to take into consideration the safety of our friends and family as we celebrate Halloween ...

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Sports

Former Hawk Chris Hogan’s NFL Journey

10 HOURS AGO  |  ERIN MULLIGAN | STAFF WRITER
Former Hawk Chris Hogan’s NFL Journey

New York Jets wide receiver, Super Bowl champion, and Monmouth alum, Chris Hogan, is back in New Jersey following his signing with the New York Jets this past summer.

Hogan has not had the normal National Football League journey. Some might even say that it is an unheard of path.

Hogan grew up in Wyckoff, New Jersey and attended Ramapo High School as a standout athlete in both football and lacrosse....

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Entertainment

The Sims 4 Hits the Slopes

10 HOURS AGO  |  MELISSA BADAMO | EDITOR-IN-CHIEF/FEATURES EDITOR
The Sims 4 Hits the Slopes

It’s that time again for another Sims 4 expansion pack. The franchise just announced “The Sims 4: Snowy Escape,” which is expected for a Nov. 13 release date.

As the 9th expansion pack, it features snow-based activities for your sims to enjoy like snowboarding, skiing, sledding, and rock climbing. The Japanese-inspired snowy mountain town, called Mt. Komorebi, incorporates many elements of Japanese...

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Features

Virtual Fitness Classes

11 HOURS AGO  |  DENISSE QUINTANILLA | CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Virtual Fitness Classes

Working out in the middle of a global pandemic is probably not at the top of your list right now. However, a pandemic is no excuse to stop exercising and maintaining healthy habits. With fitness centers at limited capacity, many people have started to turn their homes into a personal gym.

Monmouth University’s Athletic Department has been working non-stop to offer students various opportunities to ...

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Lifestyles

"FOMO" During Covid-19

11 HOURS AGO  |  MATTHEW CUTILLO | MANAGING/NEWS/LIFESTYLES EDITOR

The fear of missing out, often shortened to “FOMO,” is defined by the Oxford Dictionary as “anxiety that an exciting or interesting event may currently be happening elsewhere, often aroused by posts seen on social media.”

During the modern landscape of the COVID-19 pandemic and the quarantines that remain in place, it’s become increasingly more tempting to cave into temptation and meet up with frie...

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Politics

Biden's Plan for Climate Change, Explained

11 HOURS AGO  |  SUMMER CLARK | CONTRIBUTING WRITER & MATT FILOSA | CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Biden's Plan for Climate Change, Explained

With the 2020 election underway, the climate crisis has proven itself to be a primary concern for many voters. As it stands, the world is on track to pass its “carbon budget” of 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming, according to the IPCC’s 2018 Special Report on climate change. 

The key takeaway from the report was the daunting reality that we have just a decade to reduce our carbon emissions by at ...

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Club & Greek

Lacing Up Against Cystic Fibrosis with Shadow PR

10 HOURS AGO  |  LILY HOFFMAN | CLUB & GREEK EDITOR
Lacing Up Against Cystic Fibrosis with Shadow PR

Get your sneakers laced up! From Nov. 15-20, Monmouth University’s Shadow PR firm will be hosting a Virtual 5K to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation defines the disease as a genetic condition that affects the lungs’ ability to breathe over time and causes frequent lung infections. These infections take rise from the build-up of thick, sticky mucus in the ...

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Leisure

Campus Viewpoint 01-30-19

1 YEAR AGO  |  NICOLE RIDDLE | MANAGING/VIEWPOINT/PHOTOGRAPHY EDITOR
Campus Viewpoint 01-30-19

Do you have a New Year's Resolution? If so, what is it?


 

Deanna Dantas

Senior

“My resolution is to say no to people who I break my back for and say yes to opportunities."

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Online Exclusive

Your 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

10 MONTHS AGO  |  GEORGI NIGRO | CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Your 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

It’s holiday season, so that means it’s shopping season. How does one find the perfect gift for someone without overspending? This is crucial, especially for those broke college students living off the old mac and cheese packets they have stored in their dorms. Monmouth University’s Associate Accounting Professor, Linda J. Flaming, said that “Set a realistic budget for gifts, but allow some flexib...

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Editorial

Voting in the Pandemic Election

10 HOURS AGO  |  EDITORIAL STAFF
Voting in the Pandemic Election

With the COVID-19 pandemic still in full force, it is safe to say that Nov. 3 is not going to be your typical Election Day.

Voting will look a little different this year. Every registered voter in New Jersey received a mail-in paper ballot with specific instructions that must be followed in order for the vote to count. New Jersey has eliminated in-person voting booths this year, except for people w...

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Comics

Knowledge and Quinn #16

2 YEARS AGO  |  BRIAN TURCZMANOVICZ | COMIC ILLUSTRATOR
Knowledge and Quinn #16

© Copyright 2018 Brian Turczmanovicz
All Rights Reserved

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