Journalism in the interest of the Queens College community.


Students mourn Chapel Hill shooting

Posted  February 26, 2015  by  Yarah Shabana

Queens College students honored the lives lost at Chapel Hill, North Carolina in a candlelight vigil on Feb. 18 with a wide attendance of students and faculty members. Groups such as the Muslim Student Association, Project Sunshine and Amnesty International helped organize the event. Guest speakers included Afaf Nasher and Ibrahim Mossallem, both members of […]

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1,000 reasons to love Madison Rowland, the sophomore sensation.

Posted  February 26, 2015  by  Tori Bowser

The 1,000th point club is composed of the most remarkably talented and hard-working athletes in their respectable sport. This season Queens College women’s basketball team added one athlete who continues to turn heads in her career as a Lady Knight—Madison Rowland. On Feb. 18, Rowland scored her 1000th point as a sophomore. It is a […]

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Arts and Entertainment

Fifty Shades of Grey tortures viewers with the boring and cliché

Posted  February 26, 2015  by  Candice Samuels

“Fifty Shades of Grey” opened on Valentine’s Day weekend and despite being number one at the box office and grossing over $85,000,000, the wildly talked about film fell short of its sexually charged appeal – Unless you consider sexuality Dakota Johnson’s breasts in almost every other scene, Jaime Dornan’s backside and quick glimpses of both […]

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Lady Knights Fencing eyes upcoming regionals

Posted  February 26, 2015  by  Albert Roman

Queens College’s Lady Knights fencing team defeated Yeshiva University to begin their season on Nov. 16 at The Matt Lampell Invitational. According to the NCAA rules, there are only nine dates competitions can be scheduled on. Each month only includes one or two “duel meets”. There could be up to three to six meets in […]

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Club Spotlight: Environmental Club

Posted  February 26, 2015  by  Christina Cardona

Queens College Environmental Club (QCEC) is a student-run organization that focuses on making the campus more eco-friendly and introducing the benefits of sustainability both on campus and off. It was founded in 1998, said the Queens College website, and their main initiative is to spread awareness and make the world more livable, both for today […]

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