Author: Jaime Zahl

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Hostile election week concludes with SFC victory

SFC win overshadowed by dishonorable election conduct A mild morning on the vibrant, green lawn of the quad turned into turmoil when classes resumed on April 13 as members of the Independent Alliance and Students for Change confronted one another about each party’s allegedly dirty campaign tactics. In the tradition of election week, each party […]

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Arts & Entertainment

Sondheim and Bernstein revue brings musical theatre to campus

A group of Queens College students performed a musical theatre recital titled “A Little Night of Sondheim and Bernstein” on Nov. 20 in the LeFrak Concert Hall. The revue featured solo and ensemble musical numbers from shows composed by Stephen Sondheim and Leonard Bernstein. Vocal performance major Michael Drozd began organizing the recital at the […]

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Disney composer Alan Menken Skypes with music students

Great music has the power to define times, places and generations. It would be hard to find a composer that has touched more hearts than Alan Menken. Along with the late lyricist Howard Ashman, he scored and wrote songs in acclaimed Disney animated films such as “The Little Mermaid,” “Beauty and the Beast” and “Aladdin” […]

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Queens College student climbs to new heights in Israel

Studying abroad has become a rite of passage for many college students in recent years. Between discovering historical cities and tasting exotic cuisine, it can become an adventure of a lifetime. QC student Lisa Darrigo is currently studying abroad in Israel for the entirety of the fall semester. On Sept. 11 she hopped on a plane headed to […]

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The Knight News Roundtable: SA President Raj Maheshwari

Every April, Queens College students cast their votes to decide which candidates will lead the Student Association. After a particularly heated election between the Students for Change and Independent Alliance, Raj Maheshwari, SFC, officially stepped into office on June 1 as President of the Student Association. Five months later, Maheshwari sat down with The Knight News team to […]

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