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Knight Light

Nevin Perkins Op-Ed Editor

February 19, 2020

Knight Light is a new column where students who are involved with the Center for Community Engagement will be highlighted for their work and contributions to the NJCU community. It feels as if Kiara Espinosa is everywhere. In her third year majoring in Political Science, She works for the office of Studen...

Gun Violence at School: Is This The Norm?

Diana Sanchez, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2020

As an educator I have plenty to worry about on a day-to-day basis. I need to have papers and pencils ready for my students, and my lesson plans must be up to date. I shouldn't have to fear for my safety, as well as the safety o...

Hungry during Spring Break

Nevin Perkins, Contributing Writer

April 23, 2019

On the Sunday evening just before term resumed from Spring Recess, I along with the rest of NJCU’s Orientation Leadership returned from an inspiring conference at Virginia Tech. Some of the students and myself needed to use the ba...

Black History Month: Helpful or Hurtful?

Nevin Perkins, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2019

Initially stemming from historian Carter G. Woodson’s Negro History Week in 1926, Black History Month was officially recognized 50 years later by President Gerald Ford. The month was to be an official act of recognition tow...

Freeze or Roast: The Unpredictability of NJCU’s Heating/Cooling

Sean Quinn, Reporter

May 24, 2018

I sit in the library of NJCU, and it is atypically cool in here. Everyone around me is bundled in sweaters and jackets, while mine rests on my chair. I say this as I have often found the library to be one of the warmest buildi...

Dorming With Benefits

May 19, 2015

I have been attending New Jersey City University for four years working towards a bachelor’s degree in Marketing. Along with taking fourteen credits this semester, and I am beginning to get involved on campus in many different...

Knowing and Understanding the Real You

Ciara Broadway

May 19, 2015

Growing up, we all see the ways of the world, yet we never understand its full impact on us or our lives until we have that one moment, an experience that makes you question who you are and who you want to be, and how you...

Public Safety Tips To Decrease Larceny

David Mosca

May 2, 2015

The most reported crimes at some U.S colleges include burglary and motor vehicle theft but at NJCU it’s larceny. Public Safety officials define larceny as the “unlawful taking, carrying, leading, or riding away of property...

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