Work a necessity, but can’t wait to start career

MELANIE ANZIDEI Managing Editor Work. I can’t stand that word. It has such a negative connotation. Sure, in order to get things done, I guess you have to work. But, if you like what you do, is it really work? That’s the...

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Handbook changes make system less ‘punitive’

FDU’s College at Florham has begun the first year of a two-year process aimed at revamping the policies and procedures within the student handbook’s code of conduct. In hopes of eventually synchronizing with the Metropolitan campus’ point-less system, this year’s...

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Late night hours return to campus library

MELANIE ANZIDEI Managing Editor Fall is back and so are the late-night library hours. Every semester, the College at Florham Library stays open past its original closing hours to provide students with the available, and sometimes necessary, atmosphere needed to cram...

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Balancing school, sports, and life as I know it

MELANIE ANZIDEI Managing Editor This past Monday morning: Wake up at 6 a.m. Go to practice then lift. Eat breakfast. Stay awake in class until 5 p.m. Go to newspaper meeting. Stay for post-editor’s meeting. Procrastinate. Maybe do some homework. Go to sleep by the target time of...

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New meditation garden offers peaceful remembrance

MELANIE ANZIDEI Managing Editor Every year, Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham adds to its small, but tight-knit community. In the recent past, one can recall the additions of both the organic garden and Twombly exercise room. Even now, all students who cut...

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Album review: Blink grows with ‘Neighborhoods’

MELANIE ANZIDEI Managing Editor They’re back. But, not like the band they used to be in the ’90s. With their claim to fame being “the finest crappy punk rock,” as displayed across their merchandise circulating popularly throughout the globe, it’s evident that...

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Spears and Minaj to team up for tour

MELANIE ANZIDEI News Editor Britney Spears and Nicki Minaj touring together this summer. Who would’ve ever thought? Regardless, it’s all everyone is talking about. Spears, the controversial pop icon, is known not only for her music, but also for her crazy past. After...

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Review: Drew University’s ‘Vagina Monologues’

MELANIE ANZIDEI News Editor It starts with a “c” and rhymes with “bunt.” Don’t worry, you don’t have to say it out loud. But, if you were at the Drew University Center on Sunday night at around 8 p.m. chances are that you...

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Women’s History Month begins

MELANIE ANZIDEI News Editor It’s about that time of year again. No, not that time of year where students cram for midterms or count down the days until spring break. It’s that time of year where we remember all the accomplishments that...

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Artist paints with fire in FDU’s Twombly Lounge

MELANIE ANZIDEI News Editor Leonardo Da Vinci used paint. Annie Leibovitz used a camera. Paul Chojnowski uses fire. Not all art has to be traditional. On Feb. 16, Twombly Lounge hosted an unusual art form – fire painting. The event attracted a room...

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