Journalism in the interest of the Queens College community.

Felix Matos Rodriguez celebrates his second year in office as Queens College President. 
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Felix Matos Rodriguez anticipates another year as president

Posted  September 17, 2015  by  Victor Hillegren

Felix Matos Rodriguez feels energized and ready for another year after finishing his first as Queens College’s President. Despite facing challenges in his first year, including “keeping up with the speed of things,” Rodriguez said it helped adjust him to the QC community and know more about the campus. “Each day and encounter around Queens, Manhattan or […]

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Meet Harold Schechter, the man with two unique personalities

Posted  September 17, 2015  by  Albert Roman

Queens College Professor Harold Schechter knows serial killers extremely well. As a kid, he would stay up to watch Fright Night, where classic horror films such as “Frankenstein,” “Dracula” and “The Werewolf Man” were screened. Growing up, he drew an interest in dark materials, which played an important role in shaping the person he is […]

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Lady Knights determined to succeed in new season

Posted  September 17, 2015  by  Brandon Hernandez

Soccer season is near as the Lady Knights look to improve on their 4-8-5 record last season. In 2013, the team finished with a 11-5-1 record that included a semi-final appearance in the East Coast Conference. After that season, the seniors on the team were replaced with new players, including five freshmen. Carl Christian enters […]

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New halal cart provides options for Queens College students

Posted  September 17, 2015  by  Emily Abrams

Shah’s Halal Food is more accessible and successful than ever as one of its food trucks is now on The Quad. The carts operate from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. through the weekdays. This high customer satisfaction is good news for Brahim Samer, an employee of the firm. Samer worked with the company for three […]

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Deep within Queens College lies a history full of activism and initiatives.

Reviewing Queens College Through the Ages

Posted  May 6, 2015  by  Victor Hillegren

Queens College, nearly 80 years old, and continues to educate more and more students, both undergraduates and graduation, every year. The college was most recently ranked by Washington Monthly as second in the nation for the “Best Bang for your Buck,” – essentially providing a remarkable education at an affordable cost. With dedicated and passionate […]

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