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Hockey Ends Time in Division-II on Top

Hockey Ends Time in Division-II on Top

By Rachel Ruecker, Senior Editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The NYU hockey team won the American Collegiate Hockey Association Division-II Championship to cap off its time in the division. They will head to Division-I next season.

Tennis Inconsistent in Ohio Over the Weekend

Tennis Inconsistent in Ohio Over the Weekend

By Tony Schwab, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2016


Filed under Sports

The men's and women's tennis teams spent the weekend in Ohio, facing off against Case Western Reserve University and Oberlin College.

In Fight for Legal Marijuana, Haste Makes Corporate Waste

In Fight for Legal Marijuana, Haste Makes Corporate Waste

By Mack DeGuerin, Contributing Writer

March 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

While many marijuana advocates may push for rapid legalization across the country, this impatience may degrade what could be an economic and social re-awakening in the United States into yet another industry dominated by corporate interest and greed.

Electoral college stymies democracy

Electoral college stymies democracy

By Max Schachere, Staff Writer

November 2, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The electoral college is an obstacle for modern democracy and the proper enfranchisement of all voters. The state a voter resides in should have no bearing on how much their vote matters.

Students must fight partisanship by voting

Students must fight partisanship by voting

By Christina Coleburn, Opinion Editor

October 1, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Young Americans’ activism to promote civic engagement demonstrates that students can empower themselves through the political process.

Alumni present film on corrupt politics

Alumni present film on corrupt politics

By Donald Pierce, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2014


Filed under Features

Tisch alumni Holly Mosher and John Ennis premiered their socially conscious documentary “Pay 2 Play: Democracy’s High Stakes.”