University mourns the death of a student

Ore Obiwumi Editor-In-Chief   Breanna Williams, a 23-year-old student at Fairleigh Dickinson University, was killed on the morning of Monday, Sept. 4. “We are very saddened about the loss of one of our FDU family members,” Dean of Students Jas Verem stated in...

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Student Spotlight: A balancing act for football player

Malike Sizer Contributor   The Florham Campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University hosts an assortment of unique students, all with diverse and interesting backgrounds. The campus grounds are filled with organizations and activities for students to participate in. Some participate in Greek Life,...

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Student recounts Game of Thrones tour

Jessica Tondt Senior Editor   While we were waiting outside of a Marriott hotel in Dublin, the bus pulled up. It was painted black with the words “Game of Thrones” written in white block lettering. The tour guide stepped off the bus...

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Faculty Forum: The politics of fragile masculinity

Dan Cassino Associate Professor or Political Science   Men do weird things. Generally, when we’re talking about research on gender, we’re talking about how women are treated and how they respond to that treatment. But this ignores the many ways in which...

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Review: ‘17’ by XXXTENTACION is bad

Brandon Hayes Staff Writer   XXXTENTACION, if you do not know him, was a XXL Freshman and one of the biggest names on SoundCloud. He probably has one on the biggest followings in amateur music right now. XXXTENTACION is 19 years old and...

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Campus library holds Banned Books Readout

Rachel Marble Contributor   What do “The Catcher in the Rye,” “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and the “Harry Potter” series have in common? Can’t guess? They are all on a growing list of books that have been banned or challenged in parts of...

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Theater Program announces 2017-18 shows, with ‘Company’ up first

Erik Uyemura Contributor   The Theater Program at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus has announced the shows for the 2017-2018 school year. The performances that will take place on the main stage in Dreyfuss Theater are “Company,” “Summer and Smoke,” “Sister Act” and...

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Florham Campus holds first-ever Farmers Market

Samantha Fabbricatore Entertainment Editor   The Florham Programming Committee (FPC) held FDU’s first ever Farmers Market on Sunday, Sept. 17, on the Library Lawn. The event was part of Devil Days, a calendar of events that occurs at the beginning of every new...

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Campus groups collect donations for hurricane-relief efforts

Brian Aronoff Contributor   The 2017 hurricane season is upon us, and already two major hurricanes have hit the continental United States: Harvey, which affected the lives of many in Houston, and Irma, which damaged much of Florida. These two storms have...

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Florham Campus launches new School of Public and Global Affairs

Sarena Gerard Staff Writer   Among several campus additions this year, Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus has launched its new School of Public and Global Affairs. The new school consists of several programs aimed at improving the university’s initiatives in public and global...

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