• News

    Bonjour: An in-depth look into the QC French Club

    Bonjour! Are you looking for a club that is diverse, culturally immersive and is connected to helpful resources regarding studying abroad, learning the French language and learning about French and francophone culture? Then French and Francophone Club is the right club for you that will open many doors for you once you join.  The members of the French and Francophone Club reflect the diversity of the larger  francophone community around the world, and the club presents a great opportunity to get to know other people’s backgrounds as well as opening doors to learning about other francophone nations. Francophone, or a French speaking country, is inclusive of other places besides France,…

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    CDS Mission: Nothing is Impossible

    COn April 8, the Committee for Disabled Students (CDS) held a momentous event called “Nothing is Impossible.” The exhibition was held in the gallery on the sixth floor of the Benjamin Rosenthal Library, displaying many different pictures of those with residual limbs persevering and doing what they love in spite of having a disability. CDS is a resource on campus for students with disabilities. They work to make Queens College more accessible, offer tutoring for students who need extra accommodations and infrastructure maintenance and help combat stigma by raising awareness. At this powerful exhibit, a model, singer and two athletes with disabilities were shown in candid photos. The “Nothing is…

  • Op-Eds,  This Week's Paper

    OP-ED: Difficulties of mass transit in New York

    Taking the bus or the subway can be a stressful event for many New Yorkers. New Yorkers are continually upset with the state of the Mass Transit Authority (MTA) and want improvements to make traveling hassle-free. However, these improvements come with a price. The MTA has been raising fares to help pay off its debt instead of using money to improve the subway system. It is also still using signals and rails from the 1930s that are presently outdated. This makes it difficult to make any timely repairs without service cuts and reroutes for certain trains. As for MTA buses, congestion on roads often lead to buses driving at walking…